Mobeus welcomes Matt Mead as Venture Partner
Mobeus is delighted to announce that Matt Mead has joined the team in the newly created role of Venture Partner working across our VCT investments.
This appointment continues a period of significant expansion at Mobeus. We now have over £430 million under management and a team of 36 people.
Matt has over 20 years’ experience in early stage and scale-up technology investing, with a proven track record of adding and realising value. He was an Investment Partner in the 3i Technology business and Chief Investment Officer at both the National Endowment for Science Technology and the Arts, and latterly Mercia Technologies, a leading AIM listed investment business. Matt has held board positions at, and has been involved in, a wide range of investments, including Vistorm, Datanomic, Featurespace, Achilles and Science Warehouse.
Matt Mead commented, “This is an exciting time to be joining Mobeus, as the firm establishes itself as a leading UK growth equity investor in SMEs. I am really looking forward to supporting the fantastic entrepreneurs and management teams in the Mobeus portfolio to maximise their unrealised potential.”
19 February 2019
“I am very pleased that Matt is joining the team. Fast-growth companies now represent a third of our VCT portfolio and Matt has extensive experience supporting fast-growing and technology-led businesses throughout their different stages of growth and the phases of the economic cycle. He has a deep understanding of the challenges that these businesses face and will be supporting them in ensuring they deliver their full potential.”
Trevor Hope, Mobeus Partner and Head of Growth