Amersham Investment Management Ltd
Amersham specialises principally in managing funds making investments qualifying for the Enterprise Investment Scheme (‘EIS’) and the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme (‘SEIS’).
Amersham is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) under firm reference 507460 as an Investment Manager and additionally as an Alternative Investment Fund Manager within the meaning of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive. We offer sector specific opportunities within what is our generalist approach (rather than a focus for example on pure Technology).
Sectors of interest include Consumer Brands, Media, Services & infrastructure, Mobile & Interactive Games and also Business Relief (non-EIS) opportunities for investors who are not seeking EIS relief.
Amersham is an FCA-authorised & regulated investment management firm specialising in start-up funding and early stage venture capital having raised over £32 million in assets (prior to disposals) investing over £7million in SEIS qualifying companies alongside over £23 million in EIS qualifying companies and over £2 million in BPR/IHT assets (September 2019).
Typically, we structure our offerings so that eligible investors are provided opportunities to invest in companies with which we have, where appropriate through adviser partnerships, appropriate sector expertise available to originate deals, agree investment terms, specify conditions and contracts, conduct due diligence through to investment and post-investment monitoring services, exit assessment and transaction negotiation.
Themselves entrepreneurs of record, Amersham’s directors have a keen understanding through first-hand experience of the requirements and challenges that face early-stage and growth stage businesses.