Love Ventures - Marcus Love
Love Ventures is a new EIS Fund investing in seed to Series A technology companies with exceptional founders in the FinTech, PropTech and ConsumerTech sectors. The Love Ventures team consists of two Partners with a strong track record of founding, investing and exiting technology startups and backing successful companies like Revolut, Chip, Crowdcube, Secret Spa and Vita Mojo. They are supported by four exceptional advisers with experience at PayPal Ventures, Skyscanner, The Instant Group and Google. Overall they are a team of successful entrepreneurs and investment professionals with many years of experience operating in the UK’s seed/early-stage ecosystem. The Fund offers a unique opportunity to gain access to a portfolio of 8-10 of the fastest growing early-stage companies in the UK. The team are experts in finding these opportunities, often off-market, and uncovering the next gems of tomorrow. There is a very strong ‘why now’ case for investing in the UK early-stage technology sector. Covid has caused widespread disruption which has been global and touched all industries. Technology companies which were already flourishing before the pandemic have adapted quickly and are thriving.
The Angel Investors Club Limited - Ali Kazmihttps://www.angelinvestorsclub.co.uk email@example.com 07743433402
Octopus Investments - Jessica Franks
Octopus is synonymous with small company investing and is the UK’s largest specialist manager of tax efficient investments., managing more than £9bn on behalf of both retail and institutional investors. Our experience spans more than 20 years and, in that time, we have invested over £2 billion in early-stage companies.
Each portfolio in the Octopus Ventures EIS Service will have around 10-15 companies selected for their ambitious growth targets and potential to become a household name of the future. Investors will have access to the expertise of Octopus Ventures, the team that manages Octopus Titan VCT – the UK’s largest VCT. Our previous track record for identifying, growing and exiting some of Britain’s brightest companies includes investments in Graze, Secret Escapes, Zoopla and Tails.com, to name but a few. Our pipeline of opportunities spans very early stage (seed) through to Series A and Series B investments.
We have aligned our fees with the interests of our investors. Our annual management charge is only payable if a company is sold for more than the amount invested into it.
SuperSeed - James Sore
INVEST ALONGSIDE EXPERIENCED ENTREPRENEURS backing ambitious founders, from Seed through Series A. In the US over 60% of VCs are entrepreneurs, in the UK it’s only 8%. SuperSeed Ventures is built by entrepreneurs with 8 exits already, who know first-hand what it takes to build and exit a successful business in SaaS & AI.
• Validate market demand before investment, often actually selling their products before investing
• Invest early, while valuations are still attractive, we avoid overpaying for revenues at Series-A
• Targets >3x return over a 5-7 year investment period (>20% annual return)
If you are interested in finding out more about the fund, our portfolio or are considering investing, please visit www.superseed.com
Haatch Ventures LLP - Fred Soneya
Haatch Ventures is made up of a team of hands-on value creators. They have been there. Built scaled companies of their own and sold them. They use that knowledge, experience and network to accelerate the growth of their portfolio businesses via a “Smart Money” approach, providing support to enable digital transformation. They back the pioneers of the digital revolution, one early stage start up at a time.
Over the last seven years the team has been investing, supporting and managing their own private and EIS fund portfolio of digital companies, hand selected through a world class deal pipeline and the current portfolio has average ROI of 5.60x based on the latest third party fund raising round for each company. The target return on exit is 10x.