Tern invests in companies, with proven technology, based in the UK but with global ambition.
We look for well-motivated teams who are building innovative high growth businesses harnessing software to create or disrupt markets.
We predominantly invest in sectors associated with the IoT, where we have the expertise, contacts and enthusiasm to make a difference.
We invest in, or acquire, established software businesses with revenue streams and existing Intellectual Property either to:
Unlike many of our peers, we invest in only a handful of companies in a given period. This means we have the time to be a committed and hands on partner, invariably taking an active position on the Board of our investments. We provide our investments with...
To ensure your business has the financial agility to grow and grab opportunities we’ll inject the necessary capital.
We support the leadership team in all areas of running a company including overall strategy, finance, HR, marketing, sales, legal and operations management. If one of our directors hasn’t got the skill set and experience needed then we’ll bring it in from our extensive network of influential, market-leading contacts.
With collective experience in the IT space amounting to 100 years touching over 50 businesses, we have an impressive network of connections that can help create new supply chains, build your team out or close deals.
We don’t have a checklist but generally our investments share features including: