What we do
We support a select number of entrepreneurs simultaneously in building their technology companies from a very early stage. We specialise in high growth potential, marketplace oriented, businesses with efficient operational models (often referred to as ‘SaaS’).
How we do it
We work with dynamic teams that own ‘the problem’ that they are seeking to resolve but who can benefit from our experience of navigating funding rounds, building scalable technology and managing developers. We support great entrepreneurs.
We ‘risk share’ with teams. When you are working for equity we will work for equity. When you are being paid little (or nothing) we are paid little (or nothing). It breaks the mould as we work long-term, wholly aligned to the team and have a singular focus on growing the companies we are involved with.
We have a constantly evolving network of individual and strategic investors who are interested in the companies with which we work. We also nurture a roster of developers and can provide the environment in which businesses can grow within our offices in Southwark (London) and Bratislava.
When we work within our businesses on growth capital strategy we don’t advocate the popular funding principles of ‘bootstrapping’ (UK) or at the opposite end ‘get as much as you can’ (USA). Instead we advocate a milestone based strategy where the company targets a capital raise that gives it sufficient leeway to achieve a substantial, […]
My first blog was just under six years ago when I got my first website and started talking a little about what we (‘I’ at the time) were trying to do. I recently re-visited it as all this content still sits behind the new site. I was kind of pleased to see that six years […]
When you start a fundraise process there is only one guarantee. Not that you will either successfully, or unsuccessfully, fundraise. But that you will be faced with a multitude of, often polarised, opinions. This can be super helpful, insightful and value-add but also, more importantly, occassionally confusing and disruptive. I would never give advice in […]
We journey with you through the good times…
The PrepCap team are employed across Preparation Capital Limited and NPR Technology Limited
Fraser has a background in Marketing Strategy and Private Equity. Fraser owns Preparation Capital Limited and is primarily involved in lending his experience to management teams to help them navigate the funding world and develop their business strategy. Fraser is a Director of freemarketFX, SynchTank, digi.me and sce.ne
Rory has a background in building technology companies and managing development teams. Rory is a founder of NPR Technology Limited. Rory’s prime role is in helping businesses to develop and scale their technology and manage their operations and teams. Rory is a Director of StylePilot and SynchTank.
Nick has a background as a systems and database architect. Nick is a co-founder of NPR Technology Limited. Nick’s prime role is helping businesses conceive and build their technology solution such that it is long-term scalable from the very outset. Nick ‘gets his hands dirty’ and works directly with the development teams.
…and help you navigate the inevitable crossroads and challenges.
Companies we work with
Our team are Directors of, or advisors to, the following companies:
It is a partnership of many years.
164-180 Union Street
Nearest Tube: Southwark
Train: 10 mins walk from each of London Waterloo, London Bridge and Blackfriars