Case studies

Anesco

The UK’s leading energy efficiency solutions’ company. SEP first invested in Anesco in 2011 and sold its majority shareholding to CBPE Capital in 2014.

Highlights

  • 2x UK's fastest growing company

  • 2x BVCA venture capital backed management team of the year

  • 375% growth from 2011 to 2014

  • 100 global top cleantech company ranking

Making a difference

  • We established strong relationships with management, helping to manage Anesco’s rapid growth

  • SEP demonstrated continuing commitment and support by increasing its stake in 2013

  • We helped to develop an innovative funding model using Anesco’s balance sheet to help fund client projects

  • We achieved a smooth exit through the sale of our majority stake to CBPE Capital in a deal that recognised the significant value we created in partnership with management