Fund Name: Bridges Ventures Fund I
Target Regions/ Countries for Investment: United Kingdom
Website (for more information): http://www.bridgesventures.com/
Overview: We believe in backing entrepreneurs to make a difference. All our funds combine financial and social/environmental goals. All our activities are governed by our Ethical charter and our Responsible investment policy.
Bridges Ventures currently has three sustainable growth funds under management. Launched in 2002, Bridges Ventures Fund I totalled 40m. It invests in ambitious businesses in the most deprived parts of England and aims to create role models of entrepreneurship, jobs and economic dynamism. Bridges Ventures Fund I has invested in businesses ranging from start-ups through to small management buy-outs and property-backed ventures.