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About Caspian Media

Caspian Media, launched in 1996, is a broad-based media business that produces respected, award-winning, content-driven B2B websites, magazines, apps, and events, from intimate editor's lunches to spectacular events and awards. Its work includes Real Deals, Thales, The Marine Professional, Professional Engineering, A&R, Real Business, First Women Awards, and more. Caspian also provides content marketing services to a number of international brands.

Headquarters Location

Unit G4, Harbour Yard Chelsea Harbour

London, England, SW10 0XD,

United Kingdom

+44 (0)20 7045 7500



Latest Caspian Media News

Ridgeway Capital backs MBO of Real Deals owner Caspian Media

Apr 18, 2017

Ridgeway Capital backs MBO of Real Deals owner Caspian Media By Tweet on Twitter Ridgeway Capital has backed the management buyout of Caspian Media, the owner of Real Deals. Ridgeway has acquired the business from LDC. Caspian was launched in 1996. In addition to Real Deals, the company owns SME website Real Business and a portfolio of events, including the First Women Awards , which it runs in partnership with the CBI, the Amazon Growing Business Awards, the Private Equity Awards and the FD Surgery programme. Caspian also provides content marketing services to a number of international brands. “Over recent years, Caspian Media has transformed – from traditional publisher to digitally-led media owner, events business and content marketing agency,” Caspian Media managing director Steven Randell said in a statement. Ridgeway Capital invests in UK-based SME businesses, typically writing cheques of between £500,000 and £5m. The firm is led by partners Ari Stavropoulos, Michael Loizou and John Drinkwater. Richard Wilkey of Harrison Clark Rickerby provided legal advice to the management team. TAGS

Caspian Media Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Caspian Media founded?

    Caspian Media was founded in 1996.

  • Where is Caspian Media's headquarters?

    Caspian Media's headquarters is located at Unit G4, Harbour Yard, London.

  • What is Caspian Media's latest funding round?

    Caspian Media's latest funding round is Management Buyout.

  • Who are the investors of Caspian Media?

    Investors of Caspian Media include Ridgeway Capital.

  • Who are Caspian Media's competitors?

    Competitors of Caspian Media include Penton Information Services and 4 more.


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