Scottish Co-investment Fund investor details

TRI Capital

Sector:

They invest in all sectors – excluding property and retail – with a preference for East Central Scotland and the Scottish Borders. They have an interest in early-stage and expansion.

Investment:

Up to £500,000 over several rounds. Initial investment £50,000 - £200,000. Happy to lead or be part of a syndicate of up to £2million.

Contact:

Kathy Kinder

Stage:

All stages considered

Other criteria:

Strong preference for Borders-based businesses or businesses willing to relocate to the Scottish Borders.

Company background:

A business angel syndicate with around 60 members, TriCapital was based initially in the Border counties but has now extended to central Scotland and beyond.

Since its launch in 2005, it has invested £11 million in over 30 early stage companies as part of syndicated deals of more than £65 million.

They invest widely with other partners, as well as alongside the Scottish Investment Bank - the investment arm of Scottish Enterprise - with which they have a long-standing and fruitful relationship.