Technology

New technologies are creating opportunities and threats for all businesses.

Why Technology?

Our interest in the technology sector stems from the wave of disruptive innovation driving digital transformation across all sectors and business models

The UK has an impressive track record of leading innovation and is currently the clear leader in Europe, as evidenced by the number of large technology companies it has created.

These companies in turn have fuelled the growth in skills and the entrepreneurial atmosphere necessary to develop the next wave of high-growth disruptive technology companies.

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What specifically do we look for?

We look for businesses with compelling growth opportunities which typically have some of the following characteristics:
  • Scalable business models, supplying growing end markets
  • Solutions that are helping to create or improve sector niches
  • Best-in-class products, often with a high-quality service wrap
  • Strong gross margins reflecting the “value-add” of the company
  • An ambitious team with the opportunity to accelerate growth organically or via acquisitions

Example sub-sectors we will invest in

At the moment we are actively looking for investment opportunities in the fields of:
  • M2M / IoT
  • Marketplaces
  • Cloud software and solutions
  • Gaming
  • Automation solutions
  • Vertical SaaS applications
  • Identity & security solutions
  • IT / network infrastructure
  • Security and compliance tools
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Whether you are considering private equity investment or looking to gain insight into a specific sub-sector, we welcome the opportunity to share our views and experience with you.

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Adam Rudd, "Technology never stays still which is why we enjoy operating in this sector,
giving us the opportunity to speak to exciting new businesses at the forefront of innovation"

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