GMG Ventures is an independent specialist manager that invests in early stage companies at the intersection of media and technology, seeking to fundamentally re-shape their rapidly evolving industry and adjacent sectors.
GMG Ventures Fund I has one limited partner, The Scott Trust, which among other assets and funds, owns the Guardian Media Group.
The team’s strong track record and diverse set of analytically focused backgrounds bring expertise and skill to the full investment and fund management process
We have a common culture, are highly values-driven
Our extensive industry expertise in a growing market allows us to: see high volume, high quality deal flow; close competitive deals; detect outperforming start-ups; have informed views on exit routes for our companies; bring high value to our companies on their growth journey
Our expertise empowers our thought leadership and our setting of best practice in VC
We are deeply engaged with our founders, providing insights and support across our entire portfolio, helping our companies be set up for success
We lead and price our funding rounds, and enjoy a “preferred partner” status within many of our companies
We are proud of the value we bring to our companies
Environment, Social and Governance
Responsible tech, data and AI – built humanely and for good
People – diversity, inclusion and dignity at work
Sustainability – support a more sustainable world
GMG Ventures is an early stage, thematic investor, focused on the news, media and entertainment sector.
Seed and Series A stage companies, which have demonstrated product market fit or lead or co-investor
Companies must have technology enabled product or service
Look for companies and founders whose values align with those of The Scott Trust and the Guardian Media Group