2009 News

Foresight's Industrial Partner, Nigel Aitchison, discusses the Wealth of Waste in environmental blog

Foresight Group's Nigel Aitchison discusses how opportunities for investment in the waste industry have never been greater in his blog featuring on environmental site 'Green Shoots'. In the blog, Nigel comments on how UK and European Government policy aimed at driving waste away from landfill i...

Vertal, food recycler, features on Letsrecycle.com

Vertal – a food waste recycling company in which Foresight Group is an investor – this week featured on Letsrecycle.com. The article – entitled ‘London Food Waste Facility set to open in New Year' – discusses how the facility, which has a capacity of 70,000 tonnes-a-year, is set to treat food waste...

Interview with Foresight's Partner Jamie Richards about investing in environmental infrastructure

Unquote's Francinia Protti-Alvarez interviews Jamie Richards, Foresight Group's Partner and CEO of Foresight Solar, about investing in environmental infrastructure, the risk profile and potential returns. To view this interview, please click on the below link. http://www.youtube.com/user/unquo...

Teracom selects Trilogy for Stockholm Intercom upgrade

Sweden ’s Teracom, the TV distribution and Pay-TV specialist has turned to Trilogy Communications - in which Foresight Group is an investor - through JMG Support AB, its distributor in Sweden , to upgrade the communications systems at the Kaknäs tower facility in Stockholm . The new Mercury I...

Foresight Group wins 2009 Venture Capital House of the Year Award

Foresight Group (Foresight), a leading alternative asset manager, has been awarded ‘Venture Capital House of the Year’ at the Unquote British Private Equity Awards at a ceremony held at Lords Cricket Ground on 5th November. After being accredited with the title of ‘2009 New Energy Investor’ earl...

Foresight adds to Solar Team

2 November 2009: Foresight Group (“Foresight”), the leading alternative asset manager, has strengthened its Solar Team with the appointment of Humberto Santillana as Investment Director.  Initially based in Madrid, Humberto will be responsible for the origination and execution of Solar Photovol...

South America beckons as Trilogy opens new office

Release Date: October 2009 Trilogy Communications - a supplier of audio communications and infrastructure equipment in which Foresight Group is an investor –  is pleased to announce the appointment of Victor Porter to head up its new South America operation. Victor is the obvious choice...

Trilogy announces Initial Operating Capability Declared for DCGS Crew Communications System

The United States Air Force and Raytheon Company declared Initial Operational Capability for a key voice communications component of the U.S. Air Force Distributed Common Ground System (DCGS) following a series of flight tests. Trilogy - which Foresight Group is an investor in - has annou...

2K Manufacturing features in Building Magazine

2K Manufacturing – a manufacturer of a plywood substitute from waste plastics in which Foresight Group is an investor – this week featured in Building magazine. The article – entitled ‘Eco-friendly alternative to plywood launched’ – looks at 2K's innovative Ecosheet which is made from 100% mixed-was...

Foresight Group expands environmental team

13 October 2009 : Foresight Group (“Foresight”), a leading alternative asset manager, has bolstered its Environmental Investment Team with the appointment of James Samworth as Investment Manager. Based in Foresight’s Sevenoaks office, James will be initially focused on providing active support to...