Our story

An experienced investment partner for growth

SEP is a long-established, and consistently high performing, venture capital and growth equity firm with one of the most experienced teams in Europe.

We know what it takes to build world class companies. We are realistic about the opportunities and challenges that come with high growth and are supportive investors, helping founders and management to build long term value.

We can help you achieve your plans

  • 20yr track record

  • 160 investments

  • 6x VC firm of the year

  • 130 exits

  • 40 team members

  • 30 high growth portfolio companies

  • 3 offices across the UK

  • $1billion under management

Our leading eyewear brands, excellent customer service and multi-channel model have established Mister Spex as the primary online retailer in the German eyewear market. With SEP’s experience of building global high growth on-line businesses, and their long term and supportive approach to investment, we are replicating that model across Europe.

Dirk Graber, CEO Mister Spex