Martin McCourt Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 1


Martin McCourt General Information


Mr. Martin McCourt served as Board Member at HeadBox. He serves as Chairman at FreeFlow Technologies. He also serves as Chairman at Dudson and Lightfoot. He previously co-owned and served as Chairman at Lightfoot. Mr. McCourt served as Director at Montagu Private Equity and Chairman at CliniSys Group. He served as Chairman & Senior Advisor at VentureFounders. He has spent over 35 years working at the heart of British-based manufacturing, design and marketing for quality brands such as Dyson, Mars, Duracell, Toshiba and Pelikan. He was the CEO of Dyson for 15 years, the ideas to market-leading consumer products maker. As CEO, he devised and implemented a strategy that transformed the company from a single product, single market producer into one where 80% of the business comes from 52 markets around the world. In that time he increased UK skilled jobs, grew profits tenfold and enabled James Dyson to keep on inventing. In 2011 Dyson hit £1bn revenue for the first time. He was directly responsible for the establishment of Dyson subsidiaries in the USA, Japan, Switzerland, Austria and Germany. In total he took Dyson into over 50 markets, achieving market leadership in the majority including the USA. His previous experience was in sales and marketing with successful global companies Mars, Duracell, Toshiba and Pelikan. In 2010, he was named Orange Business Leader of the Year. He was Chairman of CAP, a market-leading provider of vehicle valuation data, new vehicle information and business solutions to the automotive industry, from 2012 until its sale in 2014. He is currently Chairman of CliniSys Group (CliniSys), the market-leading supplier in Europe of clinical laboratory information management systems (LIMS), D.O.R.C (Dutch Ophthalmic Research Center) a prominent provider of innovative instruments and equipment for ophthalmic surgery and Equatex, the foremost supplier of international employee and executive compensation plan services. He served as Chairman at Learning Curve Group.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 1 West Regent Street
  • Third Floor
  • Glasgow G2 1RW
  • Scotland, United Kingdom
+44 07891 000000

Martin McCourt Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Three Ships (Personal Products) 10-Nov-2022 Seed Round 000 Personal Products Generating Revenue
0000000 21-Dec-2020 00000 (00000 00000 Specialty Retail Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Tech Will Save Us 27-Nov-2018 Later Stage VC 00.000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg 000000 0000000
HeadBox 09-Feb-2017 Early Stage VC 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
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Martin McCourt Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
0000 0000 0000 00 17-Mar-2021 0000000000: 000000
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Martin McCourt Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Martin McCourt Angel Investor 0 0 Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Martin McCourt Co-Investors (2)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Arati Sharma 1 Series chart Industry bar
Tara Bosch 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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