Founded in 2000, MMC Ventures is an active investor and award-winning venture capital fund, focused on sectors where the UK is a world leader – particularly financial and business services, business software, digital media and consumer internet. With over £170 million under management, and investing circa £20 million annually, MMC was ranked as one of most active early-stage UK investors in H1 2015. Alongside an EIS Fund, MMC also manages institutional funds, including a £30 million 10-year limited partnership (the Enterprise Capital Fund (‘ECF’)) in which the Government has invested £20 million, and a £14 million 8-year limited partnership (the MMC London Fund) which is managed on behalf of the Mayor of London. MMC first invested in Neoss in 2003.
Delta Partners is a venture capital firm investing primarily in Ireland and the United Kingdom. It was established in 1994 and has €250 million under management. Delta is among the most active early stage investors in Europe. The partners' backgrounds in operations, strategy and finance complement the drive and ambition of entrepreneurial management teams. Delta Partners first invested in Neoss in 2003.
In 2006 Medtronic became a shareholder in Neoss. Medtronic’s partnership with Neoss gives us access to leading edge technology and provides us with a platform for research and scientific development which is unique in the industry today. Medtronic is a medical device company headquartered in Dublin, Ireland. Their operational headquarters is in Fridley, Minnesota. Medtronic is the world's largest standalone medical technology development company.
Souter Investments is the private family investment office of Stagecoach co-founder and Chairman, Sir Brian Souter. We invest in many assets classes, including funds, real estate and quoted markets, however, we primarily focus on Private Equity investments where we can invest either on our own or with co-investment partners. We have invested over £200m in equity and debt over the last 8 years with approximately £170m invested in our current private equity portfolio. Our portfolio consists of over 30 businesses varying in size and industry.