Pembroke is a venture capital trust with a focus on growth stage companies in the leisure, apparel, hospitality and media sectors. We back exceptional founders to build and grow the consumer brands of the future by investing both financially and with . Our purpose is to grow shareholder wealth for the benefit of our investors by selecting the best investments in our chosen sectors and providing them with the capital, contacts, advice and strategic guidance to enable them to succeed.
Pembroke invested in Plenish at an early stage and has been a dynamic, supportive partner for over 4 years. Pembroke’s ‘light touch but always here’ approach has been a perfect complement to a founder-led business opening doors, providing financial support, industry advice and knowing when to let the management team just get on with it.
What is a VCT?
Venture Capital Trusts (VCT) give investors the opportunity to share in the growth of some of Britain’s most exciting and entrepreneurial smaller companies. Investing in a venture capital trust means you are helping innovative smaller companies to create jobs, prosperity and economic growth. And, they offer a number of tax reliefs too.