Smart Anchor Capital LLPSmart Anchor Capital was established to work with entrepreneurial founders of innovative companies, helping them to achieve greater success by offering them our experience, stability and confidence in scaling their business. Growth and value creation is our core objective, and we manifest this through the approach we take, processes we’ve developed, our investment philosophy and the results we deliver. We work with and invest in early- and growth-stage UK technology focussed businesses that have the potential to scale globally, particularly those located in Wales. Our multi-disciplined team offer a hands-on approach to enabling and facilitating growth acceleration and value creation. We’ve co-founded, run and successfully exited numerous businesses ourselves and therefore understand the challenges and growing pains associated with building a great company. Smart Anchor Capital was founded as an investor syndicate made up of high net worth investors, family offices and private equity organisations. Our services include:
- Investment pre-qualification and due diligence
- Investor readiness programmes
- Capital fund raising
- Board advisory services/founder mentoring
- Strategy and commercial consultancy services including new product commercialisation, company growth acceleration, business development and succession/exit planning
|Investor Type||Angel Groups|
|Services Provided||Accountancy and Financial Advice, Business Advisors and Mentoring|
|Investment Stage||Start-Up, Early Stage VC, Later Stage VC, Expansion|
|Regions Covered||London, South East, South West, Thames Valley, Wales|
|Investment Range||£250k - £500k, £500k - £1m, £1m - £3m, £3m - £10m|
|Sectors Considered||Consumer and e-commerce, Consumer Technology, Creative Arts and Entertainment, Digital Media and Content, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Retail|
|No. of opportunities selected each year||4-6|
|Company Initial Fee||Ranges from £5k-£15k + VAT engagement fee dependent on service provision|
|Company Success Fee||5% fee of Gross Funds raised, 2%-5% convertible equity warrant|
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