Accelerator Directory / Business Growth Fund Limited

Business Description

"Business Growth Fund was set up in 2011 to offer growing companies and ambitious entrepreneurs patient capital and strategic support. Today, we are the UK and Ireland’s most active investor in small and medium-sized companies. An established and independent company, we have £2.5bn to support a range of growing companies – early stage, growth stage and quoted – across every region and sector of the economy.
With 13 offices, we are close and relevant to the businesses we invest in. We have grown to a team of 150+ and a network that’s made up of one of the largest pools of board-level executives. Portfolio:

3SUN GROUP
ABACUS E-MEDIA
ABBEY PHARMA (INTRAPHARM)
ACRO
ACS CLOTHING
ALTEC ENGINEERING
APSU
AUBIN
ADEPT4
ADESTRA
ANSTEY HORNE
BARBURRITO
BETTER BATHROOMS
BFF NONWOVENS
BHR GROUP
BRAIDWATER
BROADBAND SATELLITE SERVICES
BROADBANDCHOICES
BROWNHILLS
BULLITT
BVG AIRFLO
CAMINO
CANBURG
CASS ART
CELATON
CENNOX
CHEMOXY
CUSSINS
CAMPION HOMES
CASTLETON TECHNOLOGY PLC
COPPERGREEN DEVELOPMENTS
DUDSON
DUNCAN AND TODD
DIRECT ONLINE SERVICES
ECOVISION
ENVIRONMENTAL ESSENTIALS
FASTBACK NETWORKS
FLOWLINE
FOUR COMMUNICATIONS
FURNITURE VILLAGE
GCI
GIGGLING SQUID
GYMBOX
GRACE COLE
HAWK GROUP
HOBS REPROGRAPHICS
HORBURY GROUP
HIGH ACCESS
INOAPPS
J&B RECYCLING
JUMPSTART
JOHNSONS AGGREGATES & RECYCLING
KEENAN RECYCLING
KIDS PLANET
M SQUARED LASERS
M-FLOW TECHNOLOGIES
MAGMA GLOBAL
MCMILLAN WILLIAMS SOLICITORS
MEDICINA
MODA IN PELLE
MOLECULAR PRODUCTS GROUP
MONO CONSULTANTS
MORPHCOSTUMES
MPK GARAGES
MYLIFE DIGITAL
NATIONWIDE WINDOW CLEANING
OLIVER SWEENEY
OCEE INTERNATIONAL
OLIVE COMMUNICATIONS
PALMER HARGREAVES
PETROTECHNICS
PLASTIQUE
PPS
PRIMROSE
PRODRIVE COMPOSITES
PTS CONSULTING GROUP
PUREPRINT
PAINTBOX GROUP
PHARMACY2U
REFLEX VANS
RENAL SERVICES
RETHINK GROUP
RIVERRIDGE RECYCLING
RMS INTERNATIONAL
ROVOP
RUTLAND CYCLING
RVL GROUP
SEMAFONE
SHEPHERD DIRECT
SHS INTEGRATED SERVICES
SHUROPODY
SIMWORX
SPEX GROUP
SPRINGFIELD HEALTHCARE GROUP
STATESMAN TRAVEL
STATS GROUP
STEVENSWOOD
STYLES & WOOD GROUP PLC
SATELLITE SOLUTIONS WORLDWIDE GROUP PLC
SERTEC
SOFOLOGY
SOLID SOLUTIONS
TASK-FRONTERRA
TCL GROUP
TD4 - BOOST JUICE BARS & THE SHAKE LAB
THAMES CARD TECHNOLOGY
THE COACHING INN GROUP
THE CONSULTING CONSORTIUM
THE EXCHANGE LAB
TRUNKI
TAX SYSTEMS PLC
THE GOOD CARE GROUP
TOTAL RECYCLING SERVICES
UKCLOUD (FORMERLY KNOWN AS SKYSCAPE)
UNRULY
VICTORIA PLC
VTL GROUP
VYSIION
WEAR INNS
WORKSHARE
WOW! STUFF
WALES ENVIRONMENTAL
XERCISE4LESS
YORK MAILING
ZONE "

Registered Address

13-15 York Buildings
London
WC2N 6JU

Previous Names

NamePeriod
BUSINESS GROWTH FUND PLC 2011-02-02 - 2018-05-04

Key Data

Company Number
07514847
Type
Private Limited Company
Company Age
8 years
Incorporated
February 2, 2011
Status
Active
Nature of Business
64303 - Activities of venture and development capital companies
Year End
December 31
Accounts Due
September 30, 2020
Latest Accounts
December 31, 2018

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