IP Group Plc

IP Group Plc

IP Group Plc

Overview
Date Founded

2001

Headquarters

The Walbrook Building,25 Walbrook,Top Floor,London, London & South East EC4N 8AF

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

111

Industries

Other Business & Consulting Services
Accounting & Financial Services
Market & Policy Research
IT Consulting & Services
Private Equity & Venture Capital

Company Description

IP Group Plc engages in commercializing intellectual properties mainly from its partner universities. It operates through the following segments: University Partnership Business, Venture Capital Fund Management, and In-Licensing Activity. The University Partnership Business segment includes the commercialization of intellectual property via the formation of long-term partner relationships with universities. The Venture Capital Fund Management segment deals with the management of venture funds focusing on early-stage UK technology companies. The In-Licensing Activity segment provides the in-licensing of drugable intellectual property from research intensive institutions. The company was founded by David Robert Norwood in 2001 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Executives & Employees

Founder

Chief Executive Officer

Managing Partner, Technology

Managing Partner & Head-Life Sciences

Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Investment Officer

General Counsel & Company Secretary

Chief Executive Officer, North America

Managing Director, New Business & Partnerships & Chairman IP Group Australia

Board of Directors

Former Executive Director, Group Chairman at HSBC Holdings Plc

Chief Executive Officer at IP Group Plc

Chief Investment Officer at IP Group Plc

Group Chief Executive & Executive Director at Scapa Group Plc

Former Professional at Visa, Inc.

Executive Director, Chief Operating Officer at IP Group Plc

Chief Financial Officer at IP Group Plc

Chief Executive Officer at NAHL Group Plc

Former Professor at Imperial College London

Co-Founder at Carrick Therapeutics Ltd.

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Owners & Shareholders
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RPMI Railpen invests the schemes’ assets to generate strong investment returns over the long-term to pay members’ pensions securely, affordably and sustainably. The firm employs a multi-asset approach and utilizes the long-term nature of the Scheme to embrace risk in order to generate returns. The Scheme is governed by the Railpen Investments Board (RIB), which provides an oversight function in the management of the Railpen Pooled Funds. RIB reports directly to the Trustee, and it has a Non-Executive Chair, an Executive Director, two Trustee Directors and three Non-Executive members.

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Lansdowne utilizes a variety of methods and strategies to make investment decisions and recommendations. Their investment philosophy generally aims to deliver good annual returns through a rigorous process of fundamental research. The firm manages funds and accounts including fundamental long/short equity funds and traditional equity funds which do not use leverage. The firm currently has strategies namely: developed markets equity; European equity; and global sector equity. For each strategy, Lansdowne identifies investment opportunities through extensive meetings with company managements and their own independent research and analysis. The investment approach is expected to result in relatively concentrated portfolios of positions, but with a focus on maximizing returns relative to risk. The strategies employ the following techniques: short selling; leverage; and derivatives.

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Telstra Super uses a combination of in-house expertise along with a range of carefully selected professional advisers to manage their fund. The firm also works with a range of suppliers, investment managers and advisers.

Recent Transactions
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IP Group Plc purchases Touchstone Innovations Ltd.

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IP Group Plc purchases Parkwalk Advisors Ltd.

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IP Group Plc issued GBP Ordinary Shares

Transaction Advisors
Investment Advisor

Advised onIP Group Plc purchases Touchstone Innovations Ltd.

Auditor

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Broker

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Legal Advisor

Advised onIP Group Plc purchases Touchstone Innovations Ltd.

Attorney

Advised onIP Group Plc purchases Touchstone Innovations Ltd.

Investment Advisor

Advised onIP Group Plc purchases Fusion IP Plc

Clients

Avacta Group Plc engages in the provision of Affimer reagents for licensing into third-party research and diagnostic products, and creates new Affimer medicines for development in-house and licensing to large pharmaceutical companies. It operates through the Life Sciences and Animal Health segments. The Life Sciences segment offers custom Affimers for reagents and diagnostics, drug and biomarker discovery in biotech research and development. The Animal Health segment includes tools and contract services to assist diagnosis of conditions in animals to enable faster treatment for veterinarians. The company was founded by Alastair MacLaughlin Smith, Simon Webster, and Kurt Justin Baldwin in January 2004 and is headquartered in Leeds, the United Kingdom.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2020
Market Capitalization
$1.91B
Total Enterprise Value
$1.17B
Earnings Per Share
$0.23
Enterprise Value / Sales
10x
EBITDAMargin
213.08%
TEVNet Income
4.78x
Debt TEV
0.11x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
4.69x
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
109.84%
Revenue
$118M
Total Equity
$1.76B
Total Debt
$133M
Net Profit
$246M
EBITDA
$250M
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Deltasight Ltd. operates an online professional network of technology and intellectual property services. The company was founded by Taavi Raidma and Taavet Kikas in 2012 and is headquartered in North Shields, the United Kingdom.

Investors
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