QVentures raises £1.8 million growth round
Investors in this round: Led by an Oman-based Family Office with additional capital from a mix of global Family Offices from Europe, North America, and the Middle-East
Venture Capital firm, QVentures has announced their £1.8m growth funding round to expand their footprint of working with Family Offices.
The growth round is led by an Oman-based Family Office with additional capital from a mix of global Family Offices from Europe, North America, and the Middle-East. In addition to expanding the direct investment offering and growing their fund management arm, funds raised will also be allocated to key new hires in Operations and Family Office coverage. QVentures will also continue to host highly curated events for investors focusing on Venture Capital.
QVentures is a highly trusted and professional source of Venture Capital for Family Offices and UHNWI investors. The team is experienced with deep knowledge of the UK venture ecosystem, focussing on high-growth, revenue-generating companies raising Seed to Series C investment rounds. This year, QVentures has participated in 24 rounds with companies raising over £330m. To date, the total value of the companies in the QVentures portfolio is £6.4bn.
With Family Offices managing $6 trillion globally, QVentures believes that if they invest 1% of their assets into Venture Capital, that is $60 billion per annum.
The team is led by Managing Partner, Robert Walsh, who prior to joining QVentures, held management positions at Credit Suisse, DrKW and UniCredit throughout his 30-year investment banking career.
Robert Walsh says, “QVentures is a trusted partner for over 175 Family Offices providing Venture Capital investment through funds or directly into early-stage companies. With this round of growth funding, we will now be able to expand our core offering to better service our clients. I’m very excited about the next stage of QVentures.”
With the backing of 6 international Family Offices, QVentures is well positioned to assist other Family Office clients with their journey into venture capital investing.
Alongside Robert, the QVentures team of 14 has over 150 years of experience supporting investors and founders. With a deep knowledge and understanding of the UK venture ecosystem, the QVentures team sit on over 15 boards of portfolio companies to provide strategic support and guidance.
QVentures is a Venture Capital firm providing direct investment opportunities and fund management. QVentures sources, screens, and invests in top-tier start-ups from Seed to Series B for their investor base consisting of Family Offices, Institutional Investors, UHNWIs, and Cashed-out Entrepreneurs. QVentures has participated in rounds with an aggregate combined size of over £351m in 115 companies.
If you are looking to invest in early-stage companies, please Self Certify as an Investor at www.qventures.co/register
If you are seeking funding, please apply on www.qventures.co/fundraising
Investing in early-stage businesses involves risks, including illiquidity (the inability to sell assets quickly or without substantial loss in value), lack of dividends, loss of investment and dilution, and it should be done only as part of a diversified portfolio.
QVentures is a trading name of Quintessentially Ventures Limited, which is an Appointed Representative of Brooklands Fund Management Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FRN 757575).