Global VC Bets on Sydney Quantum Computing Start-Up Q-CTRL in US$15M Series A

We are excited to add a new company to the Sierra Ventures portfolio – Q-CTRL! Q-CTRL is a Sydney, Australia based startup working on quantum computing. Congratulations to Michael Biercuk and the Q-CTRL team. We’re looking forward to working with you!


Read more about the company and the raise.



Allie joined Sierra Ventures in 2019 to lead Marketing efforts for the firm and partner with portfolio companies to drive awareness and provide insights on their marketing strategy. Allie has a background in business and marketing strategy, working with early-stage startups, agencies, venture firms, nonprofits, and political campaigns. Her experience includes forming and running a nonprofit, working as VP of Marketing at a Blockchain company, working in the Entertainment Industry, and managing Fortune 500 business accounts in the gaming and entertainment space. Allie holds a BA in Communication Studies from UCLA and is also a certified Yoga and Meditation teacher. Outside of work she enjoys traveling, hiking, cooking, and reading.

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