Active Portfolio Preview

It is our pleasure to introduce you to the venture opportunities we are raising capital for

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direct ventures

Below is a list of the latest direct investment deals we are proud to represent

Raiser 1

Stage - Pre-Series B

Raise - £15m

Reinventing identity in the digital era

Highlights

Elevator pitch

With a £1.5bn tech start-up exit under their belts, these founders are now building the world’s most trusted identity platform. This is a highly patented, multi-solution, multi-market identity platform. Consumers are using the high security digital ID app to prove their age and identity both online and in stores. On the B2B side, there are 3 different offerings. Exemplifying market fit, the AI estimating facial age is used by the likes of Meta, PlayStation and Tesco, with over 537 million age estimations to date. Identity document verification has seen 277% YoY growth with clients such as LV, Virgin Games and Jackpotjoy. The third offering, eSignatures with features including eWitnessing has margins of 90%+ and is used by the likes of Connells, Travelex and multiple law firms.

Traction & Key Points

  • Founding team comprises of Gamesys founders and former Tesco CEO
  • 11 million downloads of the consumer app
  • Runrate for FYE 23 is £10m
  • Average margins across all products is 70%
  • Partnership with Post Office to be their reusable digital ID provider
  • 10 granted patents on technology
  • £117m founder investment
  • Internationally recognised standards & accreditations from the likes of ACCS, KJM, ISO 27001, B Corp.
  • Reusable digital ID market expected to reach $266bn by 2027

Raiser 2

Stage - Pre- Series A

Raise - £2m

Growing the largest impact platform in the world

Highlights

Elevator pitch

In an increasingly popular Carbon Offsetting space, this raiser has secured a significant competitive advantage, utilising a community, a marketplace and a SaaS model for B2B and B2C. They are on a mission to empower individuals and businesses to have a genuine positive impact every day.  Once a day, their 100,000 users can plant a tree anywhere in the world in return for watching a 30 second advert on a sustainable business, whose products are available to buy in their marketplace. This undeniable traction has driven 300 brand to advertise products, plant trees and offset their carbon. They have established a way to make brand discovery attractive and engaging whilst having an environmental, economic and social impact.

Traction & Key Points

  • Revenue 2021 – £141k, run rate 2022 – £448k
  • YoY Growth of 216.8%. Similar growth expected for 2023 – £1.576m
  • BCorp Certified
  • Proof of market fit both B2C and B2B
  • Over a dozen household name clients utilising a variety of models: DPD, L’Occitane, Credit Suisse, The Economist and more
  • As well as over 100k consumer users (80% of whom are organically acquired)
  • An interactivity rate of 45% are active monthly users
  • 4.9* rating out of 6,000 reviews

Raiser 3

Stage - Series A

Raise - £15m

Manage and market your homestay all in one place

Highlights

Elevator pitch

This raiser has built a multi-channel marketing platform aiding vacation rental hosts across the world to unlock maximum rental opportunity. The centralised aggregation system allows hosts to upload and store property information in just one place and be automatically distributed to the likes of Booking.com and Airbnb, ensuring minimal admin yet maximum profits for any rental host. Their propriety technology provides hosts with marketing insights and optimisation recommendations, whilst keeping bookings in one place and managing all payments. 

Traction & Key Points

  • £3m of revenue was achieved last year, £570k monthly fee income
  • Annual run-rate of over £6m for this year, a £9m target
  • They already represent 5000 properties globally, 50% in the UK
  • This raise, £10m has been secured from 4 VCs, the lead contributing £7.5m
  • 64bn market
  • 57% of rental dates go unsold- Hotel chains averaging 80% occupancy rates
  • Hosts reaching 90% occupancy and 3x more income since using this company
  • 4 VCs signed and lead investor secured
    2022 current run rate of £6.2m with a target of £9m
  • Over 3,000 paying customers, over 5,000 properties listed
  • 4 month CAC payback

Raiser 4

Stage - Seed

Raise - £0.5m

Aftercare for all forms of pregnancy loss, the support to thrive, not just survive

Highlights

Elevator pitch

This is the world’s first digital health platform providing at home aftercare for all forms of pregnancy loss. 95 million women go through an abortion or miscarriage every year, resulting in unresolved trauma, depression and hormonal imbalances; the need for quick and accessible support is unquestionable. Their offering covers all aspects of recovery from psychological to physical to social, all created by healthcare practitioners. They are able to offer the plans D2C as well as B2B through employee benefits schemes. They have also been asked by various global brands to implement HR training to ensure their staff are handling pregnancy loss in the best way. 

Traction & Key Points

  • Annual market size of over 95 million people
  • Launched in Jan 22, sold 6 aftercare plans entirely organically  
  • 2 signed contracts with Next and Catch22 for paid pilots this year, with many more in the pipeline 
  • Hugely neglected market, with 1 in 4 women suffer a miscarriage and only competition consists of small charities 
  • In talks with IVF facilities to offer aftercare plans to those experiencing unsuccessful IVF rounds 
  • Hugely scalable opportunity both geographically and industry wise  
  • Strong advisory board consisting of Unmind, Ferly, Good Money & Thrive Exec’s

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flash opportunities

These are larger direct ventures that are time sensitive and more dynamic to watch out for

Flash Raiser 1

Stage - Series B

Raise - £25m

Powering the energy transition with planetary-scale computing

Highlights

Elevator pitch

This company is focused on creating energy efficient, sustainable infrastructure to support the next generation of decentralized computing. Growing exponentially with over 300% YoY growth, they design, build and operate high-performance computing systems, working with renewable energy generators to provide sustainable infrastructure for energy-intensive processing tasks such as blockchain, machine learning, visualization, simulation and modelling. Their solutions improve the financial profile of renewable energy sources by providing reliable revenue streams for undervalued or stranded energy, decarbonizing high-performance computing (HPC) in the process.

Traction & Key Points

  • Partnered with major utility providers and hardware manufacturers globally, including; Siemens, Tesla, Scottish Power, KSTAR
  • They have revolutionary IP over immersion-cooled portable data centre solutions
  • 2021 Revenues of $20M at $5M EBITDA
  • 2022 Expected Revenues of $71M (356% YOY)
  • Currently operating in the UK, USA, Canada, and New Zealand
  • 10MW of compute deployed to date
  • $25M of computing hardware sold
  • Partnership with Hivemind Signed with $200M MOU

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Coming Soon

Here we have an exclusive sneak peak to some of the upcoming raise launches

Upcomer 1

Stage - Series A

Raise - £5m

Paving the way for effective HR in a post pandemic world

Highlights

Elevator pitch

This rapidly scaling Health-Tech company have developed a multifunctional, comprehensive yet user-friendly B2B HR platform. Already has over 1,100 companies and 20% of those are 5,000+ staff, paying on head count. In addition to the fundamentals such as holidays, sick days, payroll etc, it also specialises in tracking and managing hysical and mental health & well-being, along with Covid control. Born out of the global pandemic, as there was a global surge in organisations requiring health monitoring and reporting tools in order to contend with the virus and minimise the day-to-day impact. This movement catalysed growth and secured instant market fit, now they are upselling over 90% of clients to the technologically advanced platform.

Traction & Key Points

  • £3.8m Annual Revenue
  • Over £300k monthly revenue, £130k of which is recurring
  • 1,100+ customers
  • Over 200 companies employing more than 5,000 staff
  • Onboarding 2-3 companies PER DAY
  • Contracts already in place to reach £500k revenue PCM by September 2022- £200k of which is recurring
  • Priced more than reasonably than competition at £4 per head- Simple and targeted route to enhanced profitability