Why invest with us

  • “Their straightforward, partnership approach was a key factor in us choosing them as our first external investor.”

    Adrian Ryan, Founder and CEO of FLYdocs Systems

  • “GCP’s financial input combined with their support for our growth strategy will help us to achieve our objectives within a tighter time frame.”

    Andrew Bennion, Managing Director, AI

  • “GCP has been a supportive investor and worked closely with us from the outset.”

    Simon Armes-Reardon, Managing Director, Entec

  • “GCP has a great reputation for enabling companies to achieve their potential.”

    Chris Laslett, Co-Founder and CEO of Chaucer

  • “GCP provided the capital we needed to achieve our ambitious expansion plans.”

    Alastair Stewart, Managing director, etc. venues

  • “GCP provided the new investment needed to fuel the plans we have to expand the business.”

    Andy Inglis, founder of Scopus Engineering

  • “The guys at GCP put an enormous effort into building a great relationship with us and the vendor which was key to getting the deal done.”

    John Innes, CEO Amor Group

  • “GCP provided all the funding on the deal, saving a huge amount of time. This enabled us to come to an agreement quickly and efficiently.”

    Richard Downs, Founder and Chief Executive, Iglu

  • “GCP has a very strong track record of helping businesses deliver on their growth plans.”

    Oliver Dennis, Co-founder of Fishawack

When you choose to invest with GCP, you will get:

  • Strong returns, based on our distinctive approach, our proven model and our resulting track record
  • Deals that deliver earlier, either through cash-paid interest or capital repayments
  • Flexible deal structures that offer downside protection
  • A forward-looking private equity firm who is fully on top of the market and can seek out quality deal flow
  • An established firm with a consistent investment strategy whose focus is firmly on investing in SMEs – the engine of the UK economy, offering unparalleled opportunities for growth businesses
  • Ethical investors who live and breathe the ESG Policy (environmental, social and governance) and are signed up to the UN PRI (Principles of Responsible Investing)
  • A firm who can complete deals without having to rely on banks to part-fund the investment
  • Highly experienced, stable and talented investors who always work in partnership with management teams, to increase the profitability of the businesses we invest in

Our three funds

  • Fund I closed in August 2000 and is now fully realised, having exceeded investors’ expectations.
  • Fund II closed in December 2005, with follow-ons from all Fund I investors as well as new investors. Fund II is fully invested.
  • We are currently investing a £160m Fund III.

To find out more about investing with GCP, call Garrett Curran on 020 7024 9802  or drop him an email.