The Tech For Good Fund
The Fund aims to provide investors with access to a large number of high potential early stage tech for good companies. With its long track record and large community, BGV is uniquely placed in the tech for good field to access these deals, and so to give investors diversification and good quality opportunities as is appropriate when investing in early stage companies.
BGV will select investments that it believes have the potential to achieve each of the Fund’s objectives:
Impact: To have a positive impact on people, in the fields of healthcare, education, environmental sustainability and civic engagement
Scale: To achieve that impact at scale, directly benefiting millions of people
Capital growth: To deliver long term capital growth for investors
Portfolio strategy and diversification
The Fund will aim to invest in 20+ companies (a minimum of 10) providing a well-diversified portfolio.
Investments will be made across accelerator, pre-seed and seed stages, sourced through new applications to BGV’s accelerator and also from high potential companies within BGV’s existing portfolio.
At least 75% of the investment in the portfolio will aim to be eligible for SEIS relief with the remaining investments aiming to be eligible for EIS relief.