Azini Capital is a UK based private equity firm that specialises in acquiring portfolios of private and public technology companies from historical investors and shareholders (secondary transactions).
Azini Capital typically acquires significant minority stakes and prefers to hold investments for a number of years - providing additional funding if required - in order to maximize the growth, development and ultimate value of the companies.
The firm has completed a series of transactions since its formation in 2004 including the acquisition of portfolios from Apax Partners, J.P.Morgan and CLS Holdings plc. and has enjoyed a number of successful exits. www.azini.com
ACT Venture Capital is Ireland’s leading independent venture capital company, providing a very experienced and successful investment team which now manages c. €300 million through a number of venture capital funds.
Cisco Systems is the worldwide leader in networking for the Internet. Today, networks are essential to the successful operation of businesses of every size, and to service providers, governments, and homes around the world. Cisco hardware, software, and service offerings are used to create the Internet solutions that make these networks possible - giving individuals, companies, and countries easy access to information anywhere, at any time. The Cisco name has become synonymous with the Internet, as well as with the productivity improvements that networked business solutions provide.
Vesbridge Partners is the former Networking & IT team of St. Paul Venture Capital (SPVC), with significant history and track record built over the 17 years since its inception in 1988 with $1.7 billion in managed capital over the life of the firm.