Endeavour is a specialist venture capital organisation which attracts an enviable flow of interesting scalable companies looking for capital. They specialise in funding unquoted investment opportunities with disruptive technology which could change the way a market operates. Most of these are in enterprise software, fintech, paytech, proptech, cloud, and digital media fields.
The common theme with investments is that they have:
Experienced management teams, many with a previous successful exit;
An established route to market;
A scalable business model; and
Endeavour often invest alongside a corporate investor. The due diligence undertaken by such investors gives our sophisticated investors an extra level of assurance.
Endeavour's highly experienced team have applied the EIS tax breaks to growth investing for many years. They have developed a deep understanding of entrepreneurial business and understand the growth cycle. Their tried and tested investment criteria have allowed them to raise over £150M from private investors since 2006, over which period they have established an audited IRR of 30.8% over 12 years.
Endeavour Ventures has also recently won the “Best Exit Award” at the Enterprise Investment Scheme Association’s February House of Lords event for Blue Prism Group plc https://www.blueprism.com. The Award was judged by an independent panel of industry professionals.