Case studies

Zuto

The UK’s leading online provider of used car finance, Zuto partners with a panel of lenders to provide car finance options and car buying know-how to its customers

Highlights

  • 1 of the fastest growing businesses in the UK

  • 617% revenue growth over the past 4 years

  • 230% increase in headcount

  • 25th in the Tech Fast 50 for 2015

Making a difference

  • We have used our extensive sector experience to help strengthen operations, providing a platform for sustainable further growth

  • Working closely with management we have helped recruit senior executives and expand the company’s board of directors

  • Introductions to other SEP portfolio companies enabled Zuto to benefit from their experiences of growing online revenue and market share

  • We have supported and advised on the company's successful rebranding and marketing campaigns

Investment from SEP is helping us achieve our ambition of revolutionising the way consumers take out car finance online. SEP’s extensive digital technology experience makes them the perfect partner to develop our strong growth.

James Wilkinson, CEO, Zuto