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We back founders who share our vision of a more sustainable, resilient and equitable world.


27 October 2022

Elbow Beach Capital is pleased to announce that Andy Summerfield has been appointed as an Investment Director of the company. Andy, a founding member of EBC’s advisory board has significant expertise in go-to-market strategy and organisational transformation.

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21 September 2022

Elbow Beach Capital has invested in MedTech pioneers, Transdermal Diagnostics. TD is a University of Bath MedTech spin-out dedicated to developing and commercialising innovative technologies for needle-less monitoring of health biomarkers in real-time.

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26 August 2022

Elbow Beach Capital announces a £1.5m investment into graphene technology innovators, Anaphite leading a £4.1m seed round supported by Wealth Club, Blue Wire Capital, Zero Carbon Capital, OION, Silicon Roundabout Ventures and Deeptech Labs.

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25 July 2022

EBC Opinion: Investment in UK ClimateTech is at an all-time high with over £2Bn raised by domestic startups last year. However, early-stage investment, particularly into climate hardware, still lags significantly behind the venture safe havens of SaaS and FinTech.

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20 June 2022

Elbow Beach Capital backs biomaterial innovators, Zentraxa. Biomaterials can fundamentally alter the performance of everyday products. The difficulty is finding methods that allow you to make these biomaterials at sufficient scale.

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1 June 2022

In May, the Elbow Beach Capital team visited Bermuda to attend the Bermuda Business Development Agency’s inaugural Climate Summit along with 150 other delegates and international climate and sustainability experts.

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16 May 2022

In its #QVCs series, Maddyness profiles different VC funds to provide founders and entrepreneurs the information they need to choose the right investor. In May, Maddyness interviewed Jon Pollock, Elbow Beach Capital's CEO and Co-founder.

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26 April 2022

Elbow Beach Capital is pleased to announce that Science Angel Syndicate co-founders, Dr Ben Miles and Dr Johnathan Matlock will be joining its Advisory Board with immediate effect as part of a collaboration agreement.

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11 April 2022

Elbow Beach Capital announces a £750,000 investment into Glasgow-based electric 4X4 manufacturer Munro Vehicles in order to decarbonise vehicle fleets within the mining, forestry and agriculture industries.

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29 March 2022

Elbow Beach Capital has appointed an Advisory Board composed of three industry experts with experience ranging across sales transformation, business development, sustainability strategy and digital health solutions.

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24 March 2022

Elbow Beach Capital has made its first investment, backing wastewater treatment and bioenergy company, WASE with an initial £400,000 investment to be followed by a further £300,000.

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17 March 2022

Elbow Beach Capital announces the launch of a venture vehicle with an initial £20m of committed capital, focused on decarbonisation, sustainable energy, and social impact opportunities.

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We back early-stage businesses whose technologies have the potential to solve our planet’s biggest challenges.


We are committed to supporting talented and ambitious entrepreneurs on a mission to rapidly commercialise their businesses, while improving the world we live in.

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