Guinness Asset Management was founded in 2003 and is based in London, with over £1.4 billion assets under management. Guinness Asset Management is 100% owned by employees with a strong balance sheet and sound corporate governance.
The Guinness EIS Service was set up in 2010. The EIS team makes investments across a range of sectors for the Guinness EIS, targeting growth companies with experienced management teams, growing revenues and expanding working capital requirements. The Guinness AIM EIS was launched in 2013, investing in AIM-listed companies.
Since inception, the EIS team has successfully raised and deployed over £140m in EIS-qualifying companies and has made a number of successful exits. The overall objective of the Guinness EIS and Guinness AIM EIS is to target good quality growth companies and provide investors with capital growth via a portfolio of EIS-qualifying investments.