Makes equity investments at seed, venture and growth stage, operating through five funds. The firm focuses on tech and digital businesses. Has a track record on investing in scaleup female founders or co-founders.
Partech’s five funds make around 45 new investments annually on a global basis, with a particular focus on the US and Europe. The funds have made 17 investments into UK companies, of which 12 were into London-based companies.
During this period, the funds have provided follow-on investments for four of the scaling companies that they have backed. The average size of the investment rounds into UK companies in which it has participated since 2011 is £11m compared to £10.3m for all companies internationally.
In support of its portfolio companies, Partech provides coaching on strategy, operations, executive hiring, board structure, as well as preparation for M&A and build-ups. The firm also provides peer networking opportunities through its global portfolio.
Partech, itself having a female managing director and CFO, is one of the funds showing a track record of investing in female scaleup founders.
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