Active Portfolio

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

Hundo

Stage - Pre-Series A

Raise - $5m

The world’s first learn & earn campus for Gen Z

Highlights

Elevator pitch

Hundo is the home of Gen Z, metaverse and the future of work. With 1 billion new tech roles needed by 2030, Hundo’s socially impactful mission is to end youth unemployment through skillstack development of web3 and Blockchain, promote inclusivity & provide access to exclusive opportunities. OBE female founded first of it’s kind ed-tech, Hundo operate an online campus where learners can upskill in web3 and developer capabilities for free. Exceptional market positioning & industry network, now raising to keep up with demand. The revenue model is a B2B SaaS 3 year contract model paid by strategic partners building academies to access the best young learners.  

Traction & Key Points

  • Backed by Ascension and Moscar- Seeking further strategic partners
  • KPMG, Warner, PWC & Adonis are the 4 paying SaaS customers
  • Already received over 340 inbound pipeline business enquiries 
  • 32+ Education partners- UK, US, Australia, with a community of 1.2m students  
  • 3,000 Gen Z course participants already
  • Hugely impressive founding team including- OBE/ Barclays Woman of the Year, Amazon Video & BBC Live mastermind, Ex PE & Professors etc
  • Soul bound NFT skills wallet and protocol validated on Chainlink 
  • Powered by the utility token economy 
  • Proprietary IP built on Polygon, an L2 chain with huge energy saving benefits. 

Codemonk

Stage - Series A

Raise - £2m

Enabling companies to build long-lasting borderless tech teams

Highlights

Elevator pitch

The tech talent shortage is an increasingly hot topic, with talent leaving the tech industry due to non-flexible working and instead going freelance. Codemonk is revolutionising the recruitment tech sector, by enabling individual talent to embark on hybrid and accessible careers. The talent create profiles describing their skillset & motivations, set their own salaries & working hours, as well as build teams for projects. Companies can then assemble tech teams of vetted global talent in a more agile, trustworthy and cost effective way based on skill rather than location. Teams are managed through Codemonk’s dashboard or with a designated account manager.

Traction & Key Points

  • £250k EBITDA YE 21/22
  • 300% YoY growth
  • 12,000 total talent sign ups
  • Talent sign ups growing by 1000 weekly
  • 14 businesses already, including Zilch, Aristotle & Vacuumlabs
  • Uniquely plugging a dramatic tech developer talent shortage
  • Already been approached for acquisition
  • Founders hold experience in growing and managing remote tech teams
  • Reduces digital delivery time and costs by 50%
  • Increased market demand of 300% for remote working developer positions

Anonymous 1

Stage - Series A

Raise - £10m

Powering the resistance against harmful online content

Highlights

Elevator pitch

Cyber company who have built proprietary patented technologically advanced digital forensics platform capable of scanning any illegal content connected with an individual  to identify criminality and to enhance safety. They address a market of increasing global digital safety concerns where less than 5% of online content is moderated & businesses spend more than $1bn a year on human moderators. They have experienced huge success within law enforcement forensics teams, allowing clients such as the Home Office, NCA, Met Police & over 40 police forces in USA and Canada to securely connect to known content databases and identify illegal content on crime scenes in 3 minutes, rather than 5-10 hours in a lab that has a 3-24 month backlog. . Substantial defensibility with multiple big name customers & AI IP/ patented technology.

Traction & Key Points

  • Significant backing from Mercia, Par Equity amongst others
  • Contracted for 515% revenue growth from 2022-23 to +$8m
  • Now they are proven, deployed and trusted, they are building other products
  • TAM for forensics product is >$500m while TAM for Sharing Platforms & Messaging is >$1bn
  • Founders & team include World Economic Forum advisor, Digital Forensics Experts, successfully exited founders, Ex Facebook, Met Police etc.
  • National roll-out in the UK through Home Office and UK Counter terror command
  • Since US & Canada launch Q1 2022, 40+ police forces are now paying customers
  • Trusted and regulated by Interpol, UK CAID, IWF & RCMP

Treeapp

Stage - Pre- Series A

Raise - £2m

Treeapp are growing the largest impact platform in the world

Highlights

Elevator pitch

In an increasingly popular Carbon Offsetting space, Treeapp have secured a significant competitive advantage, utilising a community, a marketplace and a SaaS model for B2B and B2C. Treeapp is 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 the Treeapp marketplace. This undeniable traction has driven 300 brands to advertise products, plant trees and offset their carbon. Treeapp has established a way to make brand discovery attractive and engaging whilst having an environmental, economic and social impact. Both founders have accomplished the Forbes 30 under 30 achievement.

Traction & Key Points

  • Revenue 2021 – £141k, run rate 2022 – £600k+
  • 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
  • Both founders are Forbes 30 under 30 
  • 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

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flash opportunities

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

Lake Parime

Stage - Series B

Raise - £25m

Powering the energy transition with planetary-scale computing

Highlights

Elevator pitch

Lake Parime is focused on creating energy efficient, sustainable infrastructure to support the next generation of decentralized computing. Growing exponentially with over 300% YoY growth, Lake Parime designs, builds and operates 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 B

Raise - £100m

Human Cell Manufacturing

Elevator pitch

This rev generating bio tech company has a software-like approach to biology, enabling a unique process precisely coding and manufacturing human cells. Their patented technology industrialises and standardises the process of cellular reprogramming, allowing for the first time, highly consistent, large scale batches of human cells to be manufactured. Their technology serves two markets, B2B sales of cells to R&D facilities and cell therapy applications, which are soon to undergo clinical trials.

Traction & Key Points

  • $200m raised so far
  • Board comprises of global pharma leaders, iPSC experts and a Nobel Prize winner
  • Cell therapy pipeline strategy in place with accelerated path to clinic