Cass Business School

The Cass London Summer School is your chance to study a credit bearing graduate/postgraduate module in an intensive block format, whilst making the most of what London has to offer to students from around the globe. The Cass London Summer School offers invaluable insights into the key business disciplines of Finance, Accounting, Strategy and Marketing, with all teaching based in their modern postgraduate facility on the doorstep of the City of London and London's Tech City. It is enriched by a social programme that includes welcome drinks and networking events and the teaching schedule is designed to give you the chance to explore this great city, and those nearby, at weekends.

Linda Coyle

Investment Manager

Helen Reynolds

Investment Director

18 past transactions


Seed Round in 2017
Raremark builds online communities in rare, medical conditions so patients and their families can learn from the experiences of others like them, participate in clinical trials, and share their experience of new treatments. The company's vision is a world in which all rare conditions are treated.

Fire Tech Camp

Venture Round in 2017
Fire Tech Camp is a specialist tech camp provider in the UK, bringing holiday activities into the 21st century. Kids want to create, not just consume, technology. Fire Tech Camp provides them with the skills to do just that, with short, creative courses in programming, media, and making. Fire Tech’s mission is to be the go-to resource for families who are preparing for the future - by offering courses in digital skills, helping young people develop other 21st century skills like communication, collaboration, creativity and critical thinking. We’ll also be a resource to parents who need help to support their kids as they grow into the digital future, and are looking for how to best understand what their children will need, and learn together.


Venture Round in 2017
Actus™ performance appraisal software provides leading-edge technology solutions to embed year round performance management in organisations. Founder-CEO Lucinda Carney is a Business Psychologist with over eighteen years’ experience in HR and Learning and Development. Passionate about making technology work for people, Lucinda strives to deliver first class training and software solutions.


Series A in 2021
Springpod is an early career attraction, engagement and recruitment technology that enables STEM employers to reach a large number of students in a way that they understand, and that excites them. Through career exploration and real-world employer interactions, it helps young people discover their futures. Supported by a strong network that includes the UK’s largest employers, they provide unbiased careers guidance to schools and students. It was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in London, England.

Frontier MEA

Venture Round in 2013
Frontier MEA is a business intelligence and consulting company focused on frontier markets. The firm was co-founded by Alex Warren and Beth Hepworth, a Cass alumna. The company provides information and insight to support organisations exploring and developing business in some of the world's most high-potential economies. Beth Hepworth won the 'MBA star' award in the Women of the Future Awards 2013.
NorthRow (formerly Contego) is a web-based platform that enables its users to simplify and improve the quality of risk, compliance, and anti-fraud decisions. It contains a range of features that can be used separately or in combination. It allows its users to run detailed checks on people, companies, and ID documents in order to optimize business processes, reduce risk, and help ensure compliance. The platform helps confirm identity for numerous risk factors, access multiple data sources to authenticate businesses, and verify passports, visa papers, and other documents.


Venture Round in 2019
iDefigo Limited manufactures and delivers Internet of things (IoT) security and surveillance device and solutions. Its products include Mi5 security cameras, which consists of wire-free, weatherproof cameras which offers quick and easy installation without cumbersome wiring and power requirements; RedEye camera, which incorporates a patented and ultra low power design, which helps the outdoor devices to run for longer; and iDefigo Video Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS) platform, a secure cloud based solution that collects and presents images, footage, and information from remotely connected cameras and other devices. The company also provides surveillance solutions, which includes security and technology solutions; construction and building solutions; and environmental monitoring solutions. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Reading, United Kingdom.


Venture Round in 2017
StaySafe Personal GPS tracker app is your personal safety guardian. The app notifies your emergency contacts by email or text message if you don't check-in safely after working, socialising or travelling alone, providing your exact GPS location so help can find you quickly.

Accutrainee Limited

Seed Round in 2011
Accutrainee was founded and is run by solicitors. As such, they understand the legal industry, the challenges of delivering legal services to clients and the critical need for a commercial approach whilst staying sensitive to the partnership ethos of their profession. They also understand the trainee process having experienced it first hand themselves.


Seed Round in 2016
Raremark builds online communities in rare, medical conditions so patients and their families can learn from the experiences of others like them, participate in clinical trials, and share their experience of new treatments. The company's vision is a world in which all rare conditions are treated.


Series A in 2017
Sentiment Engage is a cloud platform including a unified inbox for social media and messaging apps, and metrics and analytics for contact centers. The company's Horizon product is a next generation command centre for customer care teams.


Seed Round in 2010
alva is a connected intelligence company that provides solutions for reputation intelligence, analysis, and media monitoring. It combines AI with sector analysts to provide an integrated solution covering business, stakeholder, and media intelligence to support decision-making related to the company’s strategy, customers, and other stakeholders. alva integrates media, reputation, and strategy intelligence so that their clients able to answer a wide range of business questions. They monitor, analyze, and report on stakeholder sentiment to help the companies better manage their stakeholders and link reputation to business performance.

Evolve Dynamics

Seed Round in 2020
Evolve Dynamics is an UAV company working on machine vision, aerodynamics, long flight time and fast ready-to-fly solutions.


Seed Round in 2019
FibreCRM Ltd designs and develops customer relationship management (CRM) software for accounting firms. The company allows users to automate workflows, including email marketing campaigns, newsletter subscription, clients on boarding, and more. It also enables software integration, such as xero, quickbooks, sage, outlook, contact list, and calendar across multiple channels. The company provides report builder, CRM dashboards, sales tracking capability, implementation of compliance workflows, and referrer management. FibreCRM Ltd was founded in 2007 and is based in Penryn, United Kingdom.

Cloud Business

Venture Round in 2011
Cloud Business are cloud specialists, enabling organisations to make the most of a new wave of services and products. Voted Microsoft Office 365 Partner of the year 2012 and a member of the Microsoft Cloud Advisory Council – their CEO James Butler is helping to shape the future of cloud technology. As one of the UK’s fastest growing cloud tech companies, they still put their customers at the heart of the business with the aim to deliver ‘the best experience’ in migrating and supporting customers to the cloud, a strategy that has remained the same since they were founded.

Humble Grape

Venture Round in 2014
Humble Grape enables its clients to enjoy hand selected wines, food pairings, and discussions, after which they can device what they would like to buy and collect. The initiative is the brainchild of James Dawson.


Series A in 2018
Raremark builds online communities in rare, medical conditions so patients and their families can learn from the experiences of others like them, participate in clinical trials, and share their experience of new treatments. The company's vision is a world in which all rare conditions are treated.

Family Traveller Limited

Seed Round in 2015
Family Traveller is an indispensable guide for anyone travelling with babies, children and teenagers, providing parents with a one-stop location to plan their family holidays. Alongside our expert practical advice we cover a spectrum of destinations (from UK breaks to long-haul holidays), accommodation, activities and all the lifestyle products families need for a successful trip.