Venture capital

Funding ambition

We provide venture capital of up to £20 million for high growth technology and technology enabled companies.

We offer flexibility including primary, secondary and buyout capital coupled with an efficient investment process. We can invest in larger transactions in partnership with other investors, including the investors in our own funds.

We have a thorough and disciplined approach to assessing investment opportunities and take time to fully evaluate a company’s potential before progressing to valuation and investment terms. We are committed to being fair and transparent and to providing constructive feedback throughout the investment process.

Investment amount: up to £20 million

Sector focus

Internet, ecommerce, SaaS, e-healthcare, energy efficiency

Geographic focus

UK or European base

What we look for:

  • a high quality entrepreneurial management team

  • a large market opportunity

  • a proven business model

  • a demonstrable track record of growth

  • a low level of residual technology risk

  • the opportunity for significant value creation

If you would like to discuss potential investment in your company please send us your plan. Or, please contact us directly if you would prefer to arrange an initial informal chat with a member of our team.

SEP completely understands the Matchesfashion.com proposition and our vision of how to grow the business across an omni-channel platform. SEP is playing a key part in developing our corporate strategy and building our board.

Tom Chapman, Joint Chairman, Matchesfashion.com