Judges at the Unquote” British Private Equity Awards commend Oxford Capital’s innovation, customer services and successful exits.
Oxford Capital has won the Venture Capital House of the Year Award 2013 at the Unquote” British Private Equity Awards. David Mott, Managing Partner collected the award at a glittering ceremony held at London’s Royal Garden Hotel on 3 October 2013.
The awards celebrate innovation and excellence in private equity and venture capital and honour the industry’s role in helping to build British businesses – they are awarded on the basis of the judges’ shortlist and the votes of Unquote” readers. The Venture Capital House of the Year Award is presented to the firm demonstrating the most consistently high standards during the 12 months under consideration, including fundraising.
In making the award the judges considered Oxford Capitals’ consistent growth and success in the award period, including:
- Increasing assets under management by 38%
- Investing in ten innovative British businesses
- Increasing the value of its investment portfolio by nearly 20% (TVPI)
- Delivering three exits in the year returning up to 4.7x growth to investors
- Strengthening its investment management and co-investment management teams
The judges said Oxford Capital had, “an outstanding year for a very worthy team. The fundraise was very innovative and the exits highlighted why Oxford attracted so many investors.”
David Mott, Managing Partner, Oxford Capital Partners said:
“The judges recognised our innovative fund raising, client service, successful exits and progress in our portfolios over the year. Winning this award is particularly special as it is voted for by the readers of Unquote” – our peers in the private equity industry. It is the third major industry award we have won in 2013 and marks and another important step forward in our development as one of the UK’s leading supporters of British growth companies.”