IQM is the European leader in superconducting quantum computers, headquartered in Espoo, Finland and has a subsidiary in Munich, Germany. Since its inception in 2018, IQM has already grown to 100+ employees. IQM builds on-premise quantum computers for research laboratories and supercomputing centers and provides complete access to its hardware. For industrial customers, IQM delivers quantum advantage through a unique application-specific co-design approach. IQM has raised € 71 Million through private and public funding and was recently awarded € 12.4 Million by the German Ministry of Education and Research to commercialize application-specific quantum processors. IQM is also building Finland’s first quantum computer, with the first phase being delivered in 2021.

The Founding story:

IQM is founded by world-leading scientists who have built several successful quantum labs and research centers globally. The team’s pioneering work started with breakthroughs in qubit reset, readout, and thermal management towards large-scale quantum processors. Since then, the work has progressed to unique hardware advantages and novel concepts around digital-analog quantum computing. For more information, visit