WHAT WE DO
Conan Capital was established as a vehicle for its principals to invest in intelligent founders who are experts in their field, they are passionate about growing their business but also making a positive impact on society.
Scaling a business is difficult, hard work and risky. We are an entrepreneurial and experienced team with a track record of founding, investing in, growing and exiting companies and have a keen interest in and deep knowledge of the environmental tech and health tech sectors.
WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT INVESTING IN PROJECTS THAT WILL HAVE A POSITIVE IMPACT ON OUR SOCIETY
HOW WE DO IT
Working with you, in partnership, we roll our sleeves up, adding value and helping to drive the growth of your business. We can make a real difference, whether it be industry contacts, mentorship, operational or strategic skills and combine these with a willingness to provide support over the long term.
KEY FEATURES WE LOOK FOR
EXPERIENCED AND ENTREPRENEURIAL MANAGEMENT TEAM
PROVEN TECHNOLOGY WITH SOME COMMERCIAL TRACTION AND DEFENSIBLE IP
ABILITY TO SCALE RAPIDLY
APPLICATION TO ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY OR HEALTHCARE
MEET THE TEAM
Lee has over 10 years experience acting as a Partner within a number of London’s top global accountancy practices. During his career, he has advised many technology start-ups and has guided a number of those through successful exits. His experience in the accounting sector and entrepreneurial outlook has led him to making a number of investments in the technology sector, and has started a number of businesses as the founder.
Jonathan has over 20 years entrepreneurial experience across retail, manufacturing and distribution and technology businesses, with a special focus on multi-consumer brands and intellectual property. He has previously founded and exited a number of businesses across the manufacturing, branding, and intellectual property sectors. Jonathan sits on a number of boards, including foundations and charities, and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team.
John specialises in equity investments and brings a wealth of experience in early stage venture capital. John spent the first six years of his career at Midven investing in early stage technology businesses and latterly from his time at IW Capital. In addition to his VC background, John spent a number of years in the corporate finance team at KPMG.
Origin has developed a patent protected medical device, OricolTM, a colorectal cancer screening test that’s simple, affordable and exceptionally accurate, therefore saving lives and money.
Custom Gateway is a cloud based software platform, digital content database and fulfilment network for selling Personalised or Print On Demand Products, reducing the carbon footprint of the supply chain.