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Portridge Capital is a specialist business management and investment Company. We look for young companies full of great people with great ideas and help steer them towards their maximum exit value.



Bringing Focus

We bring focus to our invested companies. Our management team have all started, bought and sold companies. We have the experience and background to empathise with the founders and management of determined and ambitious companies.

Industry Sectors

We support early-stage companies from two distinct industry sectors: Risk Management plus Sports and Leisure. We help our invested companies boost sales and margins by using the skills available in our unique executive hot-swap teams.

Maximum Exit

We are continually looking for young companies that are seeking to re-ignite their growth and for companies that are planning a trade sale in the next 2 to 3 years and would like help and support to ensure they realise their maximum exit valuation.



Current investments include companies in: business continuity; data backup; insurance; personal security; concierge services; michelin star restaurants; recruitment; television and movies; online art dealerships.



Our management team have all started, bought and sold companies

Richard Pursey: CEO

Richard has over 25 years of business experience in the UK SME business environment having started and sold a number of companies in the technology and leisure industries.

Sharon Pursey: Associate Director

Sharon started her career in the Travel Industry growing and developing the family firm, Selective Travel Ltd’s, business travel management business from it’s inception to an annual turnover of £2.5m with three branches.

Ted Hailey: Finance

Ted built Fibernet (UK data comms) into a FTSE 250 listed telecoms company operating in 4 countries. IPO on AIM in 1996 and main listing on LSE in 1998. He raised a total of £100m in equity.




Portridge Capital

25-27 Queen Victoria Street,