About us

Welcome to Strathtay Ventures, the investment management subsidiary of Braveheart Investment Group plc.

Established in 1997, Strathtay has a strong and tangible track record investing in unquoted growth companies; and in generating attractive returns for its private investor and family office clients for which it provides comprehensive discretionary or advisory investment management services. 

For companies, Strathtay offers direct investment (using private investors’ funds and those of Braveheart Investment Group plc) and co-investment alongside trusted partners. Investment sizes range from £100,000 to £10 million (the latter being syndicated), with a strong culture of engaging in follow-on funding for existing investee companies.

Principally focussed on Scottish-based enterprises, Strathtay also manages various funds. These include the Lachesis Fund, the Viking Growth Fund, the Strathclyde Innovation Fund, the Alpha EIS Fund and the SMART Equity Fund.

Strathtay Ventures Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. It is also a member of the British Venture Capital Association and a member of the EIS Association.