Profile

Michael Blakey

Founder & Director at Avonmore Developments

I have been a successful, active, early-stage investor in the UK since 2000 and having invested in some 21 business and realised 3 profitable exits to date, the latest being the sale of Commerce Decisons Ltd, (where we were was the initial lead investor) to Qinetic in Q4 2008. Co-investing with my brother, Simon, I am responsible for all our marketing, deal origination and fund raising activities.

Current investments include Bybox Ltd (1st place in the Deloitte Fast 50 in 2007), Virtual IT (3rd place in the Deloitte Fast 50), Specle and Tagman. We are actively looking for further, early-stage, investment opportunities.

In 2013 I founded Cub Capital, in Singapore, to expand our operations to SE Asia.