Corporate venturing

Corporate venturers are normally investing funds from their parent organisation, so typically have a focus on a particular market sector. 

For further information on the investors which have a partnership agreement with the Scottish Investment Bank, follow the hyperlinks shown.

Regions are shown only where an investor has a geographical restriction.

ABB Technology Ventures

Zurich, Switzerland
Contact: Girish Nadkarni
Investments in Scotland: Scotrenewables, Aquamarine Power

Tel: 001 650 617 3389

Boeing HorizonX Global Ventures


ESB Novusmodus

Contact: Bertrand Gautier
Invests from €3m to €20m
Investments in Scotland: Heliex Power
Sectors: Cleantech

Tel: 020 7832 9427

BP Ventures

Contact: Issam Dairanieh
Invests from $1m to $10m
Investments in Scotland: Heliex Power
Sectors: All Energy

Tel: 020 7496 4000

Channel 4 Commercial Growth Fund

Contact: Vinay Solanki
Sectors: Technology, Creative Media

Tel: 0207 396 4444


Montreal, Canada
Contact: Stephen Bronfman
Investments in Scotland: CelluComp

Tel: 001 514 878 5200

Comcast Ventures

Pennsylvania, US
Contact: Andrew Cleland
Investments in Scotland: FanDuel


Texas, US
Contact: Ryan Lance
Investments in Scotland: Zilift, Ziebel, Raptor Oil, LUX Assure

DC Thomson

Contact: Ben Gray
Investments in Scotland: CogBooks

Tel: 0138 222 3131

Fred Olsen

Contact: Anette Olsen
Investments in Scotland: Scotrenewables

Tel: 020 7931 8888

Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH

Stuttgart, Germany
Contact: Gudrun Duepjohann
Investments in Scotland: Pyreos

Tel: 0049 711 811 47961

Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures

Contact: Nabil Al-Khowaiter
Investments in Scotland: Paradigm Drilling Services, Zilift

Siemens Technology Accelerator

Munich, Germany
Contact: Christian Wiesinge
Invests from €250k to €1m
Investments in Scotland: Pyreos, Odos-imaging
Sectors: Technology

Tel: 0049 089 636 633011

SSE Venture Capital

Contact: Nigel Ellis
Investments in Scotland: IE-CHP, Aquamarine Power, Wind Towers Scotland, BiFab
Sectors: Cleantech

Tel: 0173 845 7363

Statoil Technology Invest

Stavanger, Norway
Contact: Arnfinn Kjosavik
Invests from $1m to $10m
Investments in Scotland: Lux Assure
Sectors: chemicals and materials, energy, nanotechnology

Tel: 00475 199 0000

STV Group Plc

Contact: George Watt
Investments in Scotland: GamesAnalytics
Sectors: Media and Technology

Tel: 0141 300 3000

Tate & Lyle Ventures LP

Contact: Simon Barnes
Invests from £1m to £2m
Investments in Scotland: Biofilm
Sectors: Sood Science and Technology

Tel: 0207 977 6363

Total Energy Ventures

Paris, France
Contact: Francois Badoual
Investments in Scotland: Scotrenewables

Tel: 0033 0147 444 546

UKSE Fund Managers

Contact: Ann Clyde
Invests from £100k to £750k
Investments in Scotland: SST Sensing, Partrac, NorthPac, Audio Chi
Sectors: all sectors
Regions: Glasgow, North Ayrshire, Lanarkshire

Tel: 0169 884 5045

WH Partnership

Contact: Graham Lawrence
Investments in Scotland: TC BioPharm

Tel: 0191 460 9295


Contact: Anu Shah
Investments in Scotland: Money Dashboard

Tel: 020 7453 4577