Edition Capital - Lisa Boden
Edition Capital is an established investment and advisory group that specialises in the leisure and entertainment sector. The team have over 50 years’ combined investment experience and have managed and advised on investments exceeding £300m, including over £140m EIS and VCT investments. The senior team members include Paul Bedford, Lisa Boden, Harry Heartfield, Adam Spence and Rosalind Whitehead.
Edition EIS is the discretionary portfolio management service that is managed by Edition EIS. The fund has raised and deployed £17m into 12 companies since 2017.
o2h Ventures Ltd - Sunil Shahsunil@o2h.com
Clarendon Fund Managers Ltd - James Curran
Clarendon Fund Managers Limited is an early stage venture capital fund manager based in Belfast, authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. We manage £44m of regional VC Funds in Northern Ireland including £13m of fully invested Funds (Viridian Growth Fund and Nitech Growth Fund) and Co-Fund NI I & II, a £31m Fund that co-invests with business angel/private investor led deals which when matched to the private investment on a deal by deal basis will equate to £80m of syndicated funding.
Boundary Capital Partners LLP - Dan Somers
Boundary Capital is an early stage fund manager. It has a highly experienced investment team (over £200m AUM, 60+ technology exits) and invests in early-stage disruptive, B2B high-technology companies (AI, IT security, life sciences, cleantech etc.). It has a unique “Venturer” model where it will only invest when experienced execs co-invest alongside and take an active board seat (to validate, de-risk and support). It has funds open for both EIS and SEIS. These include co-investment rights, i.e. investors to co-invest at their own discretion in investee companies where available. Targets net-of-tax average returns are 25% IRR, enhanced up to 50% depending on the investor’s tax position.