Latest Insights from the Horizon Capital Team
Why e-commerce tech businesses will thrive in post-Covid landscape
Aidan Connelly, Manager, Horizon Capital
COVID19 has had a significant impact on many sectors but none more so than e-commerce. Lockdowns, travel bans, and retail closure…
2020 in Review
An active year for Horizon Capital with 2 New Platform investments, 3 realisations and 23 add on acquisitions.
This time last year UK businesses braced themselves for a year of uncertainty with the outcome of both Brexit and the US presidential election hanging in the balance.
Words from our Portfolio CEOs
”When selecting a partner, Horizon Capital stood out as a specialist investor who truly understood our business and the market we operate in. Their deep sector knowledge and experience has been crucial in supporting our ambition to become a true market leader.Sapphire SystemsIan Caswell - CEO
”A proven track record in backing acquisitive companies in fragmented markets made Horizon Capital an ideal partner for our business. Their impressive sector knowledge has played a vital role in helping us satisfy our long term ambitionsDMC CanotecSimon Davey - CEO
”At the start of our ambitious growth journey, Horizon Capital identified a unique opportunity to consolidate the highly fragmented UK Education Software market. Working closely with their team has enabled us to complete 6 transformative acquisitions over the past 18 monthsJuniper EducationGavin Freed - CEO
”Horizon Capital identified a fast growing market and with their support and capital Ascent is growing organically at above market rates, whilst extending our capability through selected acquisitions. This is the second time I have worked with them in the Technology sector.AscentStewart Smythe - CEO
”Horizon Capital has played a critical role in driving Sabio’s transformational business journey. Over the past three years, we have grown from a domestic to a pan-European business whilst more than tripling our EBITDA.Sabio GroupLee Shorten - Chairman
”Horizons tenacity in completing two acquisitions simultaneously has created a platfrom from which to build a unique business in the exciting and fast growing market.Strat 7Barrie Brien - CEO