Welcome to Collegiate Capital, a dynamic multi-asset investment firm and company builder active in ventures, private and public markets and real estate globally.
Collegiate Capital is the most entrepreneur friendly venture capital firm and company builder. We do things differently and provide the investment, invaluable tools and access needed for ambitious founding teams to grow and succeed in addition to starting companies from scratch. We build and accelerate businesses, providing more than just cheques. We aim to be your best partners, aligning our interests, and recognise that when you win, we win. Cross-border, we utilise our unparalleled reach, resources and networks to help innovative early stage companies scale and make as great an impact as possible. Between us, our partners have over 150 years of experience in building and managing companies, investing, advising and scaling businesses and helping entrepreneurs (particularly in the technology space). We have global reach and a track record that we feel speaks for itself. We have been in your shoes and through the whole lifecycle of a company, have sat at both sides of the table and have ridden the rollercoaster. We truly understand the challenges you face and what founders both need and want. We look forward to working together in partnership to help you achieve remarkable results. Over the coming years we are looking to invest into both building and growing the most exciting and disruptive companies and into commercialising cutting edge university research. Join us on the journey today!
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Venture capital, private equity, accelerator and corporate partners we have globally
Universities and research institutions we work with
We want to change the world and build a better future by investing in, supporting and building innovative and impactful companies and by turning cutting edge research into a commercial reality. Full-service, multi-stage and cross-border, our support window is wider than your typical VC. We recognise that when you win, we win.
Focusing on pre-seed, seed and Series A stage companies with the ability to provide follow on later stage investments, we provide entrepreneurs with comprehensive support to succeed. We have full end to end capability, co-invest with our extensive network of partners and provide continuity from startup to scale up and beyond.
In addition to our incubation and acceleration scale up programmes, our value added business services including complete technological and software development, financial, marketing, legal and HR services,help entrepreneurs focus on developing the best products, relationships and traction possible. Make the most of the full suite of services on offer!
We help fast-track companies looking to scale to new markets and expand internationally. We assist in unlocking the vast opportunities that international expansion (whether it is to Europe, USA, Middle East, China, India or indeed another major market) has to offer and can use our expertise and reach to help you move forward in the best direction.
Collegiate Capital identifies, commercialises and invests in disruptive ideas and academic research coming out of leading universities. We have an extensive network of university relationships globally. We can assist at all stages from concept to practical application to market (including through licensing IP or forming new companies) and later on to exit.
As part of our commitment to further developing entrepreneurial ecosystems globally, we run exciting initiatives. These include our startup/corporation collaboration initiatives, our support for university societies, accelerators and competitions and our fellowships for graduates, young/first time entrepreneurs and those looking to escape the corporate world.
Between our partners, we have over 150 years of experience and a diverse team. We have been in your shoes and provide unrivalled commercial expertise and access. We work tirelessly, hand in hand with you to help you achieve success. We are committed to being your best partners across the lifetime of your business and to generating world changing innovations.
We seek to generate consistent, positive, risk-adjusted returns across market cycles in both absolute and relative terms in the long-run, with lower volatility than the broader market indices whilst protecting investor capital. We invest across numerous geographies and multiple strategies, across and within a diverse range of asset classes including real estate.
If you are ambitious, talented and are interested in working for us or indeed for one of our portfolio companies, we recruit for various roles throughout the year. We also hire interns and graduates.
Incubator & Accelerator
Marketing & PR services
Financial & accounting services
Business intelligence & analytics services
Design, branding & user experience services
International expansion support & schemes
Workspace & Labspace
Tailored support & attention
Vast all round expertise & experience