Forbury Investment Network

Securing investment for innovation
FIN and its affiliated companies do not sell or offer to sell any securities and no information contained on this site...

Forbury Investment Network (FIN), an associated company of commercial law firm Clarkslegal LLP, matches visionary investors with early stage innovative technology companies for positive and sustainable change. In effect, a venture catalyst.

Wide experience in early stage investing lies at the heart of the FIN approach, together with expert advice in diverse areas from business development to the law and government policy, to create a compelling platform for ambitious SMEs and those who invest in them.

FIN also has a marked international dimension reflected for example in its founding membership of the Commonwealth Environmental Investment Platform, which is designed to facilitate trade in sustainable technologies across the Commonwealth.

Disruptive innovation, facilitated through diverse capability and experience.

FIN and its affiliated companies do not sell or offer to sell any securities and no information contained on this site...

Forbury Investment Network (FIN) works with investors requiring access to quality investment opportunities in early growth stage technology businesses.

Benefits of Investor Membership

  • Access to high quality deal flow, including those qualifying for (S)EIS Tax relief
  • Invitations to a range of events, including investment meetings and quarterly briefings
  • Opportunity to network with like-minded individuals
  • Access to comprehensive investor training programme

How to join

Investors can join FIN at no cost. Individuals must self-certify as accredited qualified or sophisticated investor as per the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000.

FIN helps early and growth stage technology businesses unlock their potential by providing strategic investment readiness advice, access to new markets where appropriate and introductions to relevant investors.

What we look for:

  • Fundraise of £500,000 - £5 million with realistic pre-money valuation
  • Commercial validation through early trials or customers and thus early revenues
  • UK based
  • If you are a UK based business seeking expansion opportunities into new markets, please visit the Commonwealth Environmental Investment Platform
  • We will consider businesses from any sector as long as they are building a scalable product with a large market
  • Stand-out management team, ideally with relevant industry expertise and track record
  • Disruptive technology with intellectual property rights (IPR)


FIN operates the Commonwealth Environmental Investment Platform (CEIP), a pan-commonwealth network designed to be a gateway for trade and investment in sustainable technologies, to improve international awareness of developments in green technology and sustainability issues, and to support low carbon economic growth across the Commonwealth.


FIN is a member of TAG-SP™, a worldwide, multidisciplinary alliance of independent members and strategic partners to the TAG Alliances.

International Opportunities

If you are an investor interested in learning more about Commonwealth opportunities or a business seeking international investment and trade opportunities.

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If you would like to get in touch directly or to be added to our mailing list, please contact:

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Tel: 0207 539 8000 Fax: 0207 539 8001

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