Here are examples of businesses that Hereford Capital and its team have invested in to date. References are available on request.
Software company 1
Acturis – a London-based insurance software firm named Company of the Year in the UK Growing Business Awards 2013 and awarded The Queens's Award for Enterprise in 2012. Acturis was also included in The Times Buyout and Times Tech Track lists 2009-10-11.
Our founder provided equity funding to the business and worked with it operationally for 18 months. He sold the majority of his investment to Summit Partners, a US private equity firm, in 2010, securing a 6x return on exit. Now a £45m+ revenues business, Acturis recently completed its first overseas acquisition of a mid-sized European software firm.
Surrey-based high-spec car dealerships focused on the Mercedes, Audi, BMW and Lexus marques. Hereford's stocking facilities have backed the purchase and re-sale of 800+ vehicles to date. In addition, we have funded a series of profitable export ventures and partnerships entered into by the businesses, facilitating a tripling of revenues.
Software company 2
Surrey-based technology firm focused on bespoke enterprise software programming and implementation. Following a management buyout, Hereford Capital has provided invoice finance, asset purchase finance and financial management, facilitating a doubling of revenues.