We invest venture capital into early and growth stage technology businesses. We typically invest in seed-stage deals and then look to continue to support these companies through phases of subsequent growth. Fundamentally, we back entrepreneurs.
£0.1 million - £1 million investment size
We typically look for:
We typically provide:
Technology now forms an integral part of the everyday lives of consumers, corporations and governments. We believe that we’re now experiencing the benefits of the second wave of technology development, which is based on sound infrastructure. Investing in this trend, we look for:
- Visionary entrepreneurs, with the ability to execute as well as dream
- Large (potential) addressable markets
- Distinct product or service advantages
- Limited adoption risk for customers
The main sectors in which we invest are:
- Consumer internet and mobile
- Enterprise software
- Defence and security technology
- Financial technology
- Health technology
If you’re an entrepreneur with a business and you think you are the right fit for us, please visit our dedicated website www.downingventures.com. We evaluate all of the business plans we receive with the criteria above and we aim to get back to you within a week.
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