Ionburst is an Edinburgh based advanced data protection start-up, backed by InnovateUK, GOV.UK and Scottish Enterprise.

We believe data privacy is a human right.

Ionburst and Ionburst Cloud have been engineered to make this a reality.

Ionburst is a software solution that provides data defence-in-depth for any digital assets anywhere. Ransomware and quantum-resilient, bridging the security gap between data and storage. Ionburst, the first and last line of defence for data.

Ionburst Cloud is an ultra-secure distributed object storage platform. Storage designed to protect any data you wouldn’t want posted on the internet. Keep data private, always.


Dr David Lanc, Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Jamie Hunter, Chief Enterprise Architect

Sophie Lanc, Product Lead and Chief Creative Technologies Officer

Josh Fraser, Chief Cyber Security Engineer

Anne Lanc, Chief Financial Officer

Iain Sutherland, Lead Developer


  • Funding Stage Pre-seed
  • Trading for 1-5 years
  • Employees 6-10
  • Sector RegTech
  • Valuation N/A

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