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FTV Capital Expands Internationally with Opening of London Office

FTV Capital

FTV Capital, a NYC- and San Francisco, CA-based sector-focused growth equity investment firm, announced the opening of its London office to serve as the firm’s hub for UK and European investments.

FTV also announced Richard Earnshaw has joined the firm as partner to lead and grow the London-based team while deepening the firm’s investing efforts throughout Europe.

Located in Mayfair, FTV’s London office joins the firm’s existing offices in New York, San Francisco and Connecticut, representing its first office outside of the United States.

By having investment team members on the ground in Europe, FTV will further deepen its network of European founders, as well as Global Partner Network® executives and investors, which will serve all aspects of FTV’s model. With the London office and Earnshaw’s hire, the firm now comprises nearly 100 professionals, including 14 partners.

Founded in 1998, FTV Capital is a sector-focused growth equity investment firm that has raised $6.2 Billion to invest in companies offering a range of innovative solutions in enterprise technology and services and financial technology and services. Its team leverages its domain expertise and track record in each of these sectors to help motivated management teams accelerate growth. FTV also provides companies with access to its Global Partner Network®, a group of enterprises and executives who have helped FTV portfolio companies for two decades.

The firm has invested in over 140 portfolio companies, including Agiloft, EBANX, Kore.ai, Lean Solutions Group, Luma, Patra and Vagaro, and successfully exited/partially exited companies including Enfusion (NYSE: ENFN), Globant (NYSE: GLOB), InvestCloud (recapitalized), RapidRatings (recapitalized), Strata Fund Solutions (acquired by Alter Domus), Tango Card (acquired by Blackhawk Network) and VPay (acquired by Optum).