London Stock Exchange welcomes Hambro Perks Acquisition Company
London Stock Exchange welcomes Hambro Perks Acquisition Company, a special purpose acquisition vehicle sponsored by Hambro Perks Limited, the international investment firm focused on technology investing, to the Main Market under the ticker symbol HPA1.
Hambro Perks was founded in 2013 with the aim of providing capital and hands-on support to innovative and fast-growing technology-enabled companies. The strategy has seen Hambro Perks partner with some of the most pioneering and ambitious companies in the UK and Europe.
Hambro Perks has a proven track record of investing in technology-enabled businesses through various market cycles. Hambro Perks focuses on companies that are disrupters in their category, composed of high potential entrepreneurs and management teams which are able to scale. The impact of this strategy is evident in Hambro Perks’ portfolio of investments which stands at more than 100 portfolio companies.
HPAC is a natural extension of Hambro Perks’ existing investment strategy, enabling more established tech businesses to scale up by accessing public markets.
To capitalise on the opportunities in the market, HPAC intends to focus on the technology-enabled sector and businesses with principal operations in the United Kingdom, a member state of the EEA or Switzerland, seeking to leverage its experience and sourcing capabilities as well as the advice and expertise of its Board to create value for its shareholders.