This article was published on October 9, 2014

The past, present and future of UK venture capital is explored in a new report


The past, present and future of UK venture capital is explored in a new report
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Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-qualit Martin Bryant is founder of Big Revolution, where he helps tech companies refine their proposition and positioning, and develops high-quality, compelling content for them. He previously served in several roles at TNW, including Editor-in-Chief. He left the company in April 2016 for pastures new.

How are British VC firms adapting to a shifting funding landscape and the challenges of a constrained talent market? It’s the lifeblood of the UK’s technology industry and yet the country’s venture capital sector doesn’t get anywhere near as much analysis as it perhaps should.

A new report by James Clark for the British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA) attempts to redress this. Sure, it can’t be viewed as entirely impartial, coming as it does from a body representing the country’s VCs. Still, it’s a good read for anyone who follows the money in this most fascinating of industries.

VC Evolved [BVCA]