venture capital

This is the first blog in a short series from DSW Angels on structuring a venture deal, whether as investor or founder. The focus of this blog is on leverage and its role in a venture capital funding structure. While we have our own structuring preferences, who’s investing and specific circumstances matter. First principles: what…

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Oneutilitybill

One Utility Bill – which simplifies utility billing for tenants, landlords and letting agents – has raised £1.7m in a funding round led by DSW Angels, the venture capital business of the Dow Schofield Watts group, and including existing investors the North East Innovation Fund, supported by the European Regional Development Fund and managed by…

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dsw angels investment committee_1

DSW Angels, the business angel network focused on UK regional scale-up companies, has appointed two new members to its Investment Committee. The arrival of Martin Beaumont and Nick Woodrow comes as DSW Angels continues to grow its presence in the regional venture capital market. Martin, an investor and non-executive director, is the former CEO of…

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