MMC Ventures has expanded its team. The venture fund manager has hired Camilla Dolan as investment manager and Anna Slemmings in marketing.
Active investor and award-winning venture fund manager MMC Ventures has expanded its team with the hire of Camilla Dolan, as Investment Manager, and Anna Slemmings, in Marketing.
Before joining MMC, Camilla was a Case Team Leader at Bain & Co where she specialised in fin-tech. Camilla has an MA in Law from Merton College, Oxford University. Prior to University she founded an equine business. As an Investment Manager, Camilla will source new deals and execute both new deals and follow on funding.
Previously at Raconteur, publisher of independent special interest reports exclusively for The Times and The Sunday Times, Anna joins the MMC marketing team to assist in coordinating and implementing all aspects of the marketing and sales activities to investors and advisors.
MMC is well known as a small, senior, experienced team of decision-makers, focused on technology enabled businesses in sectors where the UK is a world leader, particularly financial and business services, business software, digital media and e-commerce. Recent investments have included; Boticca, Invenias, Tyres on the Drive, and Masabi.
Bruce Macfarlane, Managing Partner at MMC Ventures, said, “As one of the top 5 active investors in the UK we’ve had a very busy 2013. Now is a great time to build up our investment team and we are delighted to have brought Camilla on board. She is already having a great impact. As we grow, our marketing obviously becomes more and more vital – and so it’s an important move for us that we’ve hired Anna. It’s an extraordinary time at MMC. We’ve been established for some time, but there’s a new energy in the air and I’m excited about what’s going to happen next.”
About MMC Ventures
Founded in 2000, MMC Ventures is an active investor and award-winning venture fund manager, focused on technology-enabled sectors where the UK is a world leader – particularly financial and business services, business software, digital media and e-commerce. With over £100 million under management, MMC was rated as one of the most actives investors in 2012. MMC specialises in fast-growth early-stage businesses, partnering with entrepreneurs and impressive management teams to achieve substantial scale and profitability.
MMC’s existing portfolio includes AlexandAlexa, Base79, Interactive Investor, Knowledge Mill, LoveHomeSwap, Reevoo, The Practice, NewVoiceMedia, Tyres on the Drive, Masabi, Consilium, Safeguard, Creativity, iJento, Neoss, Breathing Buildings, Small World and Somo.