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Investments

70

Portfolio Exits

13

Funds

3

Partners & Customers

6

About GP BullHound Sidecar

GP Bullhound is a technology advisory and investment firm, providing transaction advice and capital to the best entrepreneurs and founders. Founded in 1999, the firm today has offices in London, San Francisco, Stockholm, Berlin, Manchester, Paris, Hong Kong, Madrid and New York.

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52 Jermyn Street

London, England, SW1Y 6LX,

United Kingdom

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GP Bullhound completes funding for Interactive Investor PLC

Mar 1, 2018

GP Bullhound, the technology investment bank, today announces the completion of a funding round for London-based Interactive Investor Plc, the online retail stock broker and personal finance media company. The company offers individuals information and technology to manage their own investments through two channels; online, through Interactive Investor ( www.iii.co.uk ) and Shareprice.co.uk and offline, through the financial magazines Moneywise and Money Observer. With 1.5m unique visitors a month and one of the most active investor communities globally, the company is the leading independent personal finance business in the UK. This is the second deal GP Bullhound has completed for Interactive Investor and involved investment from MMC Ventures and GP Bullhound Sidecar. Interactive Investor’s Founder and CEO, Tomas Carruthers, commented: “We have worked closely with GP Bullhound over the last few years as our business has grown and our need for capital has evolved. They have a true understanding of the internet and personal finance sector, helped in no small part by their team and office in San Francisco. In our experience, they have a network of financial and strategic contacts which is first class.” Interactive Investor represents the completion of GP Bullhound’s eleventh transaction in the Internet sector in the past twelve months, including King.com (UK), Starlounge (Sweden), Avito.ru (Russia), Euroffice (UK), Private Outlet (France) and Figleaves (UK) and further underlines the Firm’s leadership position in the Digital Media sector. About GP Bullhound With offices in London and San Francisco, GP Bullhound is a leading investment banking firm providing advice on mergers & acquisitions and institutional capital-raising to emerging growth companies in the Technology sector. The firm was established in 1999 and has a proven track record with over 100 completed M&A and Private Placement transactions on behalf of Europe's leading entrepreneurs and business builders. The international team, comprised of some of the most experienced technology advisory professionals, together with our dedicated approach has helped us establish a leading global position. We have strong domain expertise in the areas of Internet and Digital Media, Software and Services, CleanTech and Hardware, where we focus on providing preeminent advisory services to some of the best entrepreneurs, management teams and investors around the globe. For enquires contact: Lina Einarsson +44 207 101 7560; lina.einarsson@gpbullhound.com GP Bullhound Inc. is regulated by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) This message may contain privileged or confidential information and is intended only for a named individual. If you are not the named addressee (or responsible for delivery of the message to such person) you may not disseminate, distribute or copy this e-mail. Please notify the sender immediately by e-mail if you have received this e-mail by mistake and delete this e-mail from your system. Please advise us immediately if you or your employer does not consent to Internet email for messages of this kind. E-mail transmission cannot be guaranteed to be secure or error-free as information could be intercepted, corrupted, lost, destroyed, arrive late or incomplete, or contain viruses. The sender therefore does not accept liability for any errors or omissions in the contents of this message which arise as a result of e-mail transmission. If verification is required please request a hard-copy version from the sender. This message is provided for informational purposes and should not be construed as a solicitation or offer to buy or sell any securities or related financial instruments. Opinions, conclusions and other information in this message that do not relate to the official business of the firm shall be understood as neither given by nor endorsed by the firm. Contact us +44 (0)1522 883640 Follow us

GP BullHound Sidecar Investments

70 Investments

GP BullHound Sidecar has made 70 investments. Their latest investment was in Genially as part of their Series B on September 9, 2021.

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Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

9/22/2021

Series B

Genially

$20M

No

2

8/30/2021

Series F

Whoop

$200M

Yes

11

7/14/2021

Series C

Resolution Games

$25M

No

4

6/16/2021

Series C - II

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$99M

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10

6/15/2021

Series C

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$99M

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10

Date

9/22/2021

8/30/2021

7/14/2021

6/16/2021

6/15/2021

Round

Series B

Series F

Series C

Series C - II

Series C

Company

Genially

Whoop

Resolution Games

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Amount

$20M

$200M

$25M

$99M

$99M

New?

No

Yes

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

2

11

4

10

10

GP BullHound Sidecar Portfolio Exits

13 Portfolio Exits

GP BullHound Sidecar has 13 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Busuu on November 29, 2021.

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Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

11/29/2021

Acq - Pending

$991

2

7/14/2021

IPO

$991

2

6/10/2021

IPO

$991

2

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Date

11/29/2021

7/14/2021

6/10/2021

00/00/0000

00/00/0000

Exit

Acq - Pending

IPO

IPO

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Valuation

$991

$991

$991

Acquirer

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Sources

2

2

2

10

10

GP BullHound Sidecar Acquisitions

1 Acquisition

GP BullHound Sidecar acquired 1 company. Their latest acquisition was AdMedia Partners on March 09, 2018.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
Valuations are submitted by companies, mined from state filings or news, provided by VentureSource, or based on a comparables valuation model.

Total Funding

Note

Sources

3/9/2018

Acquired

2

Date

3/9/2018

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation

Total Funding

Note

Acquired

Sources

2

GP BullHound Sidecar Fund History

3 Fund Histories

GP BullHound Sidecar has 3 funds, including GP Bullhound Fund V.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

10/1/2021

GP Bullhound Fund V

$347M

3

6/19/2019

GP Bullhound Fund IV

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$99M

10

6/30/2008

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$99M

10

Closing Date

10/1/2021

6/19/2019

6/30/2008

Fund

GP Bullhound Fund V

GP Bullhound Fund IV

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Amount

$347M

$99M

$99M

Sources

3

10

10

GP BullHound Sidecar Partners & Customers

6 Partners and customers

GP BullHound Sidecar has 6 strategic partners and customers. GP BullHound Sidecar recently partnered with Solita on April 4, 2018.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

4/19/2018

Client

Solita

Finland

GP Bullhound advises Solita Group on its sale to Apax Digital

We are delighted to have advised Solita and Vaaka Partners on this transaction to help them find the right partner for the next phase of growth . ''

1

7/4/2016

Client

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11/10/2014

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11/7/2014

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10

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10

Date

4/19/2018

7/4/2016

11/10/2014

11/7/2014

Type

Client

Client

Client

Client

Client

Business Partner

Solita

Country

Finland

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GP Bullhound advises Solita Group on its sale to Apax Digital

We are delighted to have advised Solita and Vaaka Partners on this transaction to help them find the right partner for the next phase of growth . ''

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GP BullHound Sidecar Team

3 Team Members

GP BullHound Sidecar has 3 team members, including former Managing Director, Frank Connolly.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Mats Johanson

Founder

Current

Christian Lagerling

Barclays Capital

Founder

Current

Frank Connolly

Managing Director

Former

Name

Mats Johanson

Christian Lagerling

Frank Connolly

Work History

Barclays Capital

Title

Founder

Founder

Managing Director

Status

Current

Current

Former

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