Acceleris stands for

Accelerated Innovation

Our ambition is to accelerate innovation by improving the understanding of investing in venture capital, adhering to clear processes and documentation, using simple capital structures and freeing up entrepreneurs time to manage their businesses
our mission

To support UK innovation

  • Effective and efficient venture funding
  • Corporate finance advisory services
  • Ongoing monitoring, advice & support

Acceleris Capital are doing early-stage investing properly and I really value their thorough approach

Steve Dempsey, Acceleris Capital investor & former Accenture Partner
our team

Senior Team


Executive Chairman
Since forming Acceleris 20 years ago I have met some inspirational people, made some wonderful friends; experienced some spectacular highs and worrying lows; and played a small part in creating some new businesses from the abundance of talent in the UK.
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Managing Partner
Over time, I have advised on over 60 transactions for private and AIM-traded SMEs and led fundraisings with both venture capital firms' and high net worth investors' involvement, in a wide variety of industry sectors and deal sizes.
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At Acceleris, I focus on working with early-stage companies on their funding strategy, communication to the market and their commercial strategy. My background enables me to provide advice and support on technology UX/UI, route to market and sales.
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With rich experience in assisting SMEs across their growth lifecycle, having successfully setup the finance function for a now AIM-traded biotechnology company, Katy now lends her accounting expertise to a range of Acceleris Capital smaller clients.
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