EcoMachines Ventures (EMV) is a London-based investor in B2B industrial high-tech companies investing in, building, and supporting the growth of high-potential technology SMEs with core technological innovation. EMV has experience working and co-investing with some of the world’s largest industrial players in its focus area including ABB, Philips Lighting, Evonik Industries and Flex.
The EMV EIS Fund I is a discretionary portfolio focusing on EIS qualifying investments in high growth technology areas including:
- Robotics and artiﬁcial intelligence (“AI”)
- Power electronics and controls
- Internet of things (“IoT”)
- Materials science and chemistry
The Fund will focus on the use of these technologies within the following broad sectors:
- Energy and energy efﬁciency
- Industrial high-tech
- Resource efﬁciency
- Smart cities and smart buildings
- Smart transport
EMV is acting as exclusive advisor to the fund, bringing its established expertise, analytical framework and network of corporate relationships to provide quality investments and attractive EIS tax relief to investors.
The fund manager is Sapphire Capital Partners, an award-winning specialist fund manager focused on EIS and SEIS schemes. The Fund is also supported by Mainspring, a leading UK fund custodian.