Our Investments

 

We have achieved a gross return of more than 3.5x on realised investments over the last 15 years.

 

 

Activities

Transaction type

Location

Status

ACIS
Provision of real time passenger Information

Start-up

High Wycombe

Sold to Inflexion Private Equity

Antenna Audio
Audio Guides for museums and art galleries

Early stage

London

Sold to the Discovery Channel

Apollo Lifts
Installation and maintenance of lifts

Buyout

London

Sold to Schindler

Axit
Cloud-based software for the logistics industry

Growth capital

Germany, Poland

Sold to Siemens AG

Carluccios's
Italian casual dining format

Growth capital

London

Exited via IPO

Deverill
Provision of IT services, solutions and training to private and public sector organisations

Buyout

Poole

Current portfolio

Dexion Capital
Investment bank focussed on distributing and placing alternative investment funds

Minority

London

Current portfolio

Ito World
Collection, managment, analysis and presentation of complex transport data

Early stage

Ipswich

Current portfolio

Mentor IMC Group
Provision of senior engineers and associated support services to oil and gas clients worldwide

Buyout

London

Sold to Vinci Energies

Stockwell Communications
Strategic communications consultancy focused on corporate reputation management

Start-up

London

Sold to BC Partners portfolio company

Ted Baker
Sale of designer clothing and accessories

Growth capital

London

Exited via IPO

TMN
Provision of business information, research services and marketing solutions

Growth capital

London

Exited via IPO

TQ
Provision of education services and training

Minority

Nottingham

Sold to Pearson Group

ZeroC
Property development

Growth capital

Dorchester

Sold to Places for People

 

The portfolio includes investments made on behalf of the J Leon Group