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By seeing beyond and going
beyond, we help great businesses
become exceptional

SOVEREIGN THE SPECIALIST INVESTOR

Our Investments

Partnering Growth

How We Partner

OUR TEAM

Together our team has the breadth, depth and experience to work with businesses and talented management teams to deliver strong growth.

We are not fairweather friends - we are committed, tenacious investment partners. The stories are all around us.

MEET OUR TEAM

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Our Investment Focus

Unlocking potential

Seeking a solution to succession issues? Considering selling your business in full or in part? Need investment to grow your business? Ambitious to do an MBO? We partner businesses and management teams to accelerate growth.

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Key business features

We invest in service-based business in a number of sectors that have potential for expansion in the UK or internationally and have a differentiated market positioning.

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Buy & Build

We help drive growth through Buy & Build: strategic acquisitions, organic growth and business investment. Whatever is right for your business.

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BIMM Institute

How through organic growth and strategic acquisition, BIMM grew from two UK colleges to twelve colleges across Europe, 1,150 to c.8,200 students, and diversified its offering from modern music education to a broad range of further and higher education qualifications in the creative arts.

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Kindertons

Learn how Sovereign backed the management team to grow the business both organically and through carefully selected acquisitions to meet the increasing demand for its offering.

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Partnering Award Winning Business

Alveo

Best Sell Side Data Management Product in the WatersTechnology.com Sell Side Technology Awards

Optionis

The Sunday Times Grant Thornton Top Track 250 - 2019

Nurse Plus

The HealthInvestor Awards. Recruitment Services - Winner

Premier Park

Car Park Supplier of the Year - Sceptre Awards