Fuel Ventures is an early and growth stage investor in leading global technology companies.
We invest in the most ambitious entrepreneurs building market leading companies, with the passion and ability to execute.
We invest in companies at an early stage and work closely with the founders providing hands-on support. We target globally scalable marketplaces, platforms and software (SaaS) companies that have the potential to deliver 10x returns and become market leaders.
The Fuel Ventures team and network is made up of successful entrepreneurs, which means we understand how to grow early-stage companies.
Mark Pearson (Fuel Ventures Founder & Managing Partner) is an award-winning entrepreneur. He previously founded MyVoucherCodes with an initial investment of £300, before growing into a network serving over two million users in eight territories. He has also personally invested in some of the fastest growing technology companies in the UK. He has successfully exited MyVouchersCodes, Last Second Tickets, Playlists.net and partially exited Paddle.
Fuel Ventures operates a Scale-Up Fund that invests in 10-12 fast-growth technology companies that have proven traction, exceptional entrepreneurs and are ready to scale.
The Fuel Ventures EIS Fund provides follow-on investment for 5-6 of our top performing portfolio companies, allowing them to double-down on growth and expand internationally.
EIS Tax Relief
Investors who are UK taxpayers can take advantage of EIS relief that boosts returns and provides downside protection. This includes tax relief on 30% of the amount invested, tax-free capital gains and loss relief.