Amersham Investment Management

Amersham Investment Management


Manager Summary

Amersham is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) under firm reference 507460 as an Investment Manager and additionally as an Alternative Investment Fund Manager within the meaning of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive. Our AMIM-managed EIS and SEIS services are structured as Alternative Investment Funds each with its own defined investment policy. Amersham is a leading specialist investment firm for start-up funding and junior venture capital, having invested over £6M in more than 40 SEIS qualifying companies, alongside over £23m in EIS qualifying companies and over £2m in BPR/IHT assets (August 2017). Typically, we structure our offerings so eligible investors are provided opportunities to invest in companies with which we have, where appropriate through adviser partnerships, deep sector expertise available to originate deals, agree investment terms, specify conditions and contracts, conduct due diligence through to investment and post-investment monitoring services, exit assessment, transaction negotiation. Themselves entrepreneurs of record, Amersham’s directors have a keen understanding from first-hand experience of the requirements and challenges that face early-stage and growth stage businesses. Click here to view the The Start-Up Series Fund.

Contact Details

Amersham Investment Management Ltd, 1st Floor, 25 Lexington Street, London, W1F 9AH

0207 734 7524


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News & Updates

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Head Office
25 Copthall Ave, 4th Floor,
London EC2R 7BP

020 7071 3945