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Growth capital, designed for you

Growth funding that’s different by design

Businesses deserve a better kind of equity partner. Someone to help them scale, without taking control. To challenge them, without driving them too hard, too fast. To treat them with the honesty, respect and empathy they deserve. That’s why we exist. Having backed over 290 companies across all stages and sectors of the economy, we have the insight and experience to help you pursue growth opportunities, providing flexible funding, fresh thinking and useful introductions.

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Powering progress in healthcare - we’ve invested more than £150 million into 23 pioneering companies.

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A local partner, who knows your region

BGF is a local investor. With 14 offices across the UK and Ireland, we’re close to the companies and teams we support. We’ve also worked to create contemporary spaces for networking, dinners, meetings and more.  Today, investee companies use our office network to host everything from customer events to training days and media launches.

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Want to join some of the nation’s most ambitious and successful companies? We’re always looking for the next brilliant business to back.

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