Foresight Group Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 126


  • Investments
  • 505

  • Portfolio
  • 207

  • Exits
  • 169


Foresight Group General Information

Company Description

Founded in 1984, Foresight Group is a private equity firm based in London, United Kingdom. The firm prefers to invest in growth-stage companies operating in business products, business services, consumer products, consumer services, energy, healthcare, information technology, infrastructure, TMT, advanced manufacturing, industrials, life sciences, 3D printing, robotics, and cleanTech sectors based in the United States, Australia, and the United Kingdom region.

Business Details

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Trade Association
Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI)
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Lender/Debt Provider
Impact Investing
Venture Capital
Corporate Office
  • The Shard
  • 32 London Bridge Street
  • London SE1 9SG
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

Foresight Group Investments & Acquisitions (505)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
EmpowerMX 10-Jul-2024 0000000000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Isocom Components 2004 01-Jul-2024 00 000000000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Cavero Quantum 26-Jun-2024 00 000000000 00.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
Copperleaf 11-Jun-2024 0000000000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
Privateer Press (Warmachine, Formula P3, and Iron Kingdoms Brands in United States) 03-Jun-2024 Buyout/LBO Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000 000000
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Foresight Group Exits (169)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Kingsbridge Healthcare Group 09-Jul-2024 0000000000 00000
Crosstown 05-Jun-2024 000000000000000000
ABL Health 01-Jun-2024 0000000000 000.00
Crowle Wharfe Engineers 29-Apr-2024 000000000000000000
Oomf 29-Apr-2024 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
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Foresight Group Fund Performance

Fund Name Vintage Size Dry Powder DPI RVPI TVPI IRR

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Foresight Group Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Investments by Year

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Foresight Group Management, Team & Partners (248)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Tom Laidlaw Chief Executive Officer 0 0 Sydney, Australia
Melissa McGuire Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer, Foresight Australia Sydney, Australia
Gary Fraser Chief Operating Officer, Partner, & Chief Financial Officer 0 0 London, United Kingdom
Suzie Ruffley Managing Director & Global Head of People and Sustainable Culture London, United Kingdom
Elizabeth Scorer Managing Director & Head of Corporate and Institutional Investor Relations London, United Kingdom
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Foresight Group FAQs

  • What is Foresight Group?

    Founded in 1984, Foresight Group is a private equity firm based in London, United Kingdom.

  • When was Foresight Group founded?

    Foresight Group was founded in 1984.

  • Who is the founder of Foresight Group?

    Peter English and Bernard Fairman are the founders of Foresight Group.

  • Where is Foresight Group headquartered?

    Foresight Group is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.

  • What is Foresight Group's total asset value?

    Foresight Group has around 000 in total assets under management.

  • How many investments has Foresight Group made?

    Foresight Group has made 505 investments.

  • What has Foresight Group invested in?

    Foresight Group has made numerous investments in companies like EmpowerMX, Isocom Components 2004, and Cavero Quantum within the Business/Productivity Software, Electronic Equipment and Instruments, and Network Management Software industries.

  • What has Foresight Group invested in recently?

    Foresight Group's latest investment was on 10-Jul-2024 in EmpowerMX, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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