Isomer Capital is a London-headquartered venture capital firm investing in high-growth technology companies. It was founded in 2015 by Joe Schorge. The firm focuses on European ventures and backs its companies through primary and secondary investments in venture funds.The firm has made over fifty venture capital fund investments and has over 1,300 underlying portfolio companies.
Isomer Capital's strategy for investing begins by conducting its own private market research and monitoring venture funds and start-ups throughout Europe to discern the best companies to take into its portfolio.The firm looks for companies that have growing revenue and addresses market opportunities in which the portfolio company could dominate the field.
- In February 2016, Isomer Capital announced its Isomer Investment Fund, which raised €150,000,000 and generated seven unicorns.
- In September 2020, the Isomer Capital II fund was announced. It was backed by British Business Investments.
- In June 2021, the Isomer Capital Opportunities Fund was announced. It raised €100,000,000.
- Venture capitalVenture capital is a form of private equity financing that is provided by venture capital firms or funds to startups, early-stage, and emerging companies, that have been deemed to have high growth potential or which have demonstrated high growth. Capital invested usually carries a substantial element of risk.