Accelerator Directory / Better Capital Llp

Business Description

"Founded by Jon Moulton, Mark Aldridge and Nick Sanders in late 2009, Better Capital LLP comprises a small number of experienced and proven turnaround professionals. It is actively seeking investment opportunities in businesses which require restructuring, both operationally and financially.

Typically, the Funds will invest in businesses with turnover of up to £500 million, requiring investment of up to £100 million and having significant operations in the UK, Ireland or Continental Europe.

Jon Moulton // Founder

Jon has long experience of turnarounds, having invested in them for 30 years and with considerable success. Jon operates from Guernsey where he chairs the investing entities which use Better Capital LLP as their consultant.

Jon is a Chartered Accountant, a CF and a Fellow of the Institute for Turnaround Professionals. Former Managing Partner of Alchemy, Jon also previously worked with Citicorp Venture Capital in New York and London, Permira and Apax.

Jon is a trustee of the UK Stem Cell Foundation, Non-Executive Chairman of FinnCap, the stockbroker, and of the Channel Islands Securities Exchange. He is a director of a number of private companies and a very active angel investor.

The Better Capital Funds Portfolio (17.2.17)


• NORTHERN AEROSPACE // Acquired 20 March 2015
• SPICERS-OFFICETEAM (SPOT) // Acquired 24 July 2014
• JAEGER // Acquired 16 April 2012
• EVEREST // Acquired 28 March 2012
• OMNICO // Acquired 4 July 2011
• M-HANCE // Acquired 10 September 2010
• GARDNER // Acquired 3 February 2010


• iNTERTAIN // Realised 7 December 2016
• SANTIA // Realised 02 December 2015
• CALYX MANAGED SERVICES (CMS) // Realised 21 February 2015
• ATH RESOURCES // Realised 01 March 2013

Better Capital LLP (“Better Capital” or the “Consultant”) is a consultant to BECAP GP Limited and BECAP12 GP Limited, the respective general partners BECAP GP LP and BECAP12 GP LP, the respective general partners of BECAP Fund LP (“BECAP Fund“) and BECAP12 Fund LP (“BECAP12 Fund”) (together the “Better Capital Funds” or the “Funds”) - vehicles through which Better Capital PCC Limited (”Company") aims to realise its objective of generating attractive total returns from investing in portfolios of distressed businesses."

Registered Address

10 Buckingham Street

Contact Details

Key Data

Company Number
Limited Liability Partnership
Company Age
9 years
October 8, 2009
Nature of Business
Year End
March 31
Accounts Due
December 31, 2018
Latest Accounts
March 31, 2017

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