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Foresight invests £749k into University of Nottingham spin-out Promethean Particles

Promethean has developed a unique and patented process to manufacture nanomaterials Expected to facilitate over 20 new jobs for the Nottingham area 14th investment from Foresight through the Midlands Engine Investment Fund Click here for the PDF version. Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) is pleas...

Foresight makes c.2x return in 3 years on sale of Idio Ltd to Episerver Inc

Click here to download the PDF. Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”), a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, is pleased to announce the successful sale of Idio Limited (“Idio” or “The Company”) to Episerver Inc, a customer-centric digital experience company. The ac...

Innovative biopharmaceutical company Biotherapy Services Ltd secures £3.0 million investment from Foresight

£3.0 million investment from Foresight VCT and Foresight 4 VCT. Biotherapy Services Limited has developed a pioneering treatment for complex wounds and the product is in clinical trials for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers. John Chiplin, Chairman of N4 Pharma plc and Scancell plc appointed as C...

Matt McLoughlin joins Foresight to support the £100 million Foresight East of England Fund

Click here to download the PDF. Foresight Group (“Foresight”), a leading independent private equity and infrastructure investment manager, is pleased to announce that Matt McLoughlin has joined the Private Equity Team. Based in Cambridge, Matt will support the deployment and management of the rece...

Foresight opens George Street office in Edinburgh to support deployment of the £20 million Foresight Scottish Growth Fund

Click here to download the PDF version. Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) is pleased to announce the opening of its fifth regional UK office, located in historic George Street in Edinburgh. Opening its Edinburgh office demonstrates Foresight’s continued commitment to supporting regional businesses...

3D printing company AMT receives £4.2 million from Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund and DSM Venturing

AMT is an innovative 3D printing company transforming post-processing technologies This is the thirteenth investment made by the Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund The £4.2 million investment round was led by DSM Venturing , the venture capital arm of Royal DSM , alongside Foresight Williams ...

Nottingham-based smart textiles company Footfalls weaves in additional investment to support expansion plans

Click here to download the PDF. Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) announces a further £749k equity investment into Footfalls and Heartbeats Limited (“Footfalls” or “the Company”) through the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (“MEIF”), leading a £1.5m round with additional backing from the University...

CEO of award-winning Protean Software chosen as ‘One to Watch’ by LDC

LONDON 4 th OCTOBER 2019 – Foresight Group ("Foresight”) is delighted that Bob Anderson, CEO of Coventry-based Protean Software (“Protean”), has been selected as ‘One to Watch’ in the LDC Top 50 Most Ambitious Business Leaders rankings.   Foresight first announced its investment in Protean in 2015...

Foresight launches £100 million East of England Fund

Foresight launches £100 million East of England Fund Foresight East of England Fund (the “Fund”) will be Foresight’s fifth regional private equity fund, investing in the East of England and beyond The Fund is cornerstoned by the Cambridgeshire Pension Fund Targeting investments of up to £5 million i...

Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund invests £1.5 million into Industry 4.0 metrology experts INSPHERE

INSPHERE’s pioneering metrology systems enhance the accuracy of automated production lines, boosting productivity and profitability for manufacturers. INSPHERE is the 12 th company to receive investment from the Fund. Click here to download the announcement. Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) annou...