Our Investors

 

Amadeus Capital Partners has, since 1997, established a reputation as one of Europe's leading technology investors.  Since its inception, the firm has raised over £600m for investment and backed more than 85 companies in communications technology, cleantech, medtech, financial services, software, digital media and e-commerce, many of which sell into global markets.  Major businesses built by Amadeus include CSR (LSE:CSR), the leading producer of single chip bluetooth radios for short range connections, Solexa, the developer of next generation genetic analysis systems, merged into Illumina (ILMN) to create the world-leader in gene-sequencing technology and Transmode (ST:TRMO), an optical networking solutions business. 


CCC Private Equity (CCC PE) focuses on growth capital and buyout transactions involving late-stage, Resource Efficiency SMEs operating across the Energy, Industrial and Environmental sectors. CCC PE's dedicated team of 8 investment professionals has over 100+ years’ experience from top-tier Private Equity firms and has closed over 70 transactions and achieved 50+ exits. CCC PE’s fund is backed by blue-chip institutional investors including Alpinvest, Robeco, USS, Alliance Trust and HSBC. CCC PE's goal is to invest expansion and buyout capital in exceptional companies that contribute to a more sustainable global economy while generating attractive returns for our investors.

 

Environmental Technologies Fund L.P. provides entrepreneurs and investors with access to one of the most experienced venture and growth capital investment teams in Europe. ETF is dedicated to investing in great growth companies with global aspirations that are making a big environmental impact. The team has in aggregate more than 140 years of successful hands-on investment experience across Europe, Asia and North America and is backed by some of the world's leading institutional investors.

ETF is supported by the European Communities Growth and Employment Initiative, MAP - the ETF Startup Facility.

 

NES Partners is an experienced fund manager specialised in driving value in unlisted New-Energy-Solutions companies through active ownership to the benefit of our Investors and Stakeholders. Being amongst the pioneers in the New-Energy space, NES Partners has since 2002 invested in and contributed to the successful growth of 24 companies within Tidal Power, Solar Power, Biofuels, Fuel cells, Energy Efficiency, Energy Storage, Smart Grid, Clean Water and Advanced Materials. NES Partners has offices in Copenhagen and Los Angeles and was previously known as Bankinvest New Energy Solutions.

 

Investec is an international specialist bank and asset manager that provides a diverse range of financial products and services to a niche client base in three principal markets, the United Kingdom, South Africa and Australia as well as certain other countries. The group was established in 1974 and currently has over 8000 employees.

Investec focuses on delivering distinctive profitable solutions for its clients in three core areas of activity namely, Asset Management, Wealth & Investment and Specialist Banking.