131 Investments in 78 Companies
4 IPOs & 23 Acquisitions
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Glasgow, Glasgow City
Funds Raised:
Incubators, Finance, Venture Capital
Scottish Equity Partners is an award winning venture capital firm investing in high growth technology and technology enabled businesses.

Investor Details


Scottish Equity Partners (SEP) is a leading UK venture capital firm. Operating from offices in London, Glasgow and Edinburgh, we make equity investments of up to £20 million in high growth technology, and technology enabled, companies.

We are investors in some of Europe’s most exciting and innovative companies including Skyscanner, the world’s leading independent travel search company, Mister Spex, Europe’s leading online eyewear business, and MATCHESFASHION.COM, a luxury omni-channel fashion retailer. We build value by playing an active and supportive role in the growth and development of our portfolio companies.

SEP was named 'Venture Capital Firm of the Year' at the Unquote British Private Equity Awards 2015 for the fifth time in recent years.

In addition to venture capital for high growth companies, we also provide infrastructure finance for small scale clean energy projects.

DateInvested InRoundPartner(s)
Dec, 2015£10M / Venture (Lead)
Nov, 2015£9.5M / Series C
Jul, 2015$22M / Series C (Lead)
May, 2015£5.25M / Series B (Lead)
Jan, 2015$40M / Series D
Dec, 2014$4M / Venture
Dec, 2014$3M / Debt Financing
Dec, 2014€4.5M / Series E
Sep, 2014£1.6M / Series A
Jul, 2014£15M / Private Equity
Mar, 2014£3M / Venture (Lead)
Feb, 2014$5.5M / Series C
Feb, 2014£8M / Private Equity (Lead)
Sep, 2013£2.4M / Venture
Jul, 2013£10.5M / Venture (Lead)
Jun, 2013£1.25M / Seed (Lead)
Jun, 2013$1.8M / Series A (Lead)
May, 2013€16M / Series C (Lead)
Jan, 2013£3M / Undisclosed (Lead)
2013€4M / Series D
Dec, 2012$7M / Series C
Oct, 2012£3.3M / Undisclosed (Lead)
Sep, 2012£12M / Undisclosed
Sep, 2012£20M / Undisclosed
Jul, 2012£1.56M / Undisclosed
May, 2012undisclosed amount / Venture
Jan, 2012undisclosed amount / Venture
Jan, 2012undisclosed amount / Private Equity
Jan, 2012undisclosed amount / Seed
Jan, 2012undisclosed amount / Venture
2012€2.9M / Series C
Jan, 2012undisclosed amount / Venture
Jan, 2012undisclosed amount / Venture
Jan, 2012undisclosed amount / Venture
Dec, 2011£12M / Undisclosed
Dec, 2011undisclosed amount / Venture
Dec, 2011$15M / Venture
Nov, 2011€5.4M / Series B
Sep, 2011£3M / Undisclosed (Lead)
Apr, 2011$8M / Series B (Lead)

Funds (4)

Sep 2, 2014SEP Infrastructure Fund$135M
Unknown DateThe Environmental Energies Fund$67M
Sep 19, 2011SEP IV$200M
Unknown DateSEP III$160M

Offices/Locations (2)

  • Headquarters

    17 Blythswood Square

    Glasgow, Glasgow City G2 4AD

    United Kingdom

  • London Office

    29 St George Street

    London, England W1S 2FA

    United Kingdom

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