'Alternative Investment Sector IT Consulting Firm of the Year in England'

CorporateINTL 2017 Global Awards

LONDON, UK - it|venture is delighted to have been awarded the ‘Alternative Investment Sector IT Consulting Firm of the Year in England’ for a 2nd consecutive year. Many thanks to all our Clients and Partners who nominated us.

This award recognises the achievement and dedication of our professional services team in maintaining an outstanding level of service for our rapidly growing global client base.
— Bertie Heyman, Partner

Key achievements of 2016:

  • Significant growth of our EMEA Professional Services team.
  • Growing client base. We now service over 35 clients across over 10 countries.
  • Expansion of London office.
  • Improved Private Capital Asset Class coverage. Our team have a comprehensive knowledge of Private Equity, Debt, Micro-finance, Real Estate, Infrastructure, Sovereign and Private Wealth.
  • Enhanced product expertise.

Congratulations team!

If you are interested in joining our team. Get in touch!

Orion Capital Managers selects it|venture

LONDON, UK – it|venture is proud to announce that Orion Capital Managers LLP, a European real estate private equity firm specialising in European commercial real estate investment management, has selected it|venture to provide services to support and refine the day to day use of Orion's adopted eFront PEO/VC portfolio management software platform.

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We selected it|venture to support our day to day operations as they have a proven track working with the eFront product suite and ensuring their clients get a rapid response to business as usual requests
— Tony Halligan, CFO, Orion Capital Managers LLP
We are delighted to be working with Orion Capital in recognition of our unrivaled product expertise and value it|venture can add to the day-to-day use of the eFront VC product suite.
— Bertie Heyman, Partner, it|venture

About Orion Capital Managers LLP

Orion Capital Managers, LLP (“Orion”) is a European real estate private equity firm founded in 1999. Orion Capital Managers specialise in European commercial real estate investment management on behalf of major investors from around the world.  The firm is dedicated to consistently deliver performance to its longstanding investor partners.

Orion invests in the full spectrum of commercial real estate in Europe, including direct assets, listed companies, private companies, and real estate debt. Orion has offices in London, Madrid, Milan and Paris. The firm is wholly owned by Founding Partners Aref H. Lahham, Van J. Stults, and Bruce C. Bossom. Orion has a highly experienced team across Europe with an average tenure of over 9 years. Orion is currently investing on behalf of the “Orion European Real Estate Fund IV, C.V.” with Euros 1.3 billion of equity.

 

Arlo Valeton joins the it|venture team

We are delighted to welcome Arlo Valeton to our EMEA services team. Arlo joins the team as a project manager bringing a wealth of experience working with a range of Benelux based firms. Arlo will be working on business change projects for our European and Middle Eastern client base.

Arlo's previous roles included being a Business Analyst at Triodos Bank and a project manager at Rabobank.

Arlo holds an MA in International and European Law and a Bachelor in Philosophy from the University of Amsterdam.

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Harjeet Thiara joins the it|venture team

We are delighted to welcome Harjeet Thiara to our EMEA services team. Harjeet joins the team as a Senior Business consultant bringing over 9 years’ experience advising EMEA private equity and venture capitalist firms on their operational strategy, software implementation and sales systems selection.

During his career, he has been responsible for a wide-range of activities within professional services, for the alternative investment market.  His previous roles have included being a clients services representative & sales executive consultant; a lead business analyst consultant; and a senior project manager & operations consultant.

Harjeet is a registered Axelos and BCS PRINCE2® Practitioner certified in Project Management.  He holds an MBA from Middlesex University London Business school, and a Bachelor of Business Economics. 

 

Fern Clarke joins the it|venture team

We are delighted to welcome Fern Clarke to our EMEA services team. Fern joins the team as a Senior Consultant brings a wealth of experience working with FTSE100 clients, 3i and Barclays Capital. Fern will be working on business change projects for our European and Middle Eastern client base.

Fern has 11 years experience working for two FTSE 100 listed investment firms. During her career, she has been responsible for with a wide-range of activities within Private Equity and Infrastructure. Her previous roles have included Implementation Project Manager, FrontInvest Systems Administrator and Investor Relations Manager.

Fern is FCA registered and holds an IMC and a BSc in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Southampton.

it|venture 2016 Annual Ritz Summer Reception

Many thanks to all our valued Clients, Consultants, Partners and Associates who made it along to it|venture's annual Summer Reception at the Ritz on Thursday 18th August.

It was fantastic to see you all there to celebrate another successful year working with our growing team!

Thanks to John Nutt for the photos and Jess Holford-King for serenading us on the Harp. 

 

Angela Cox joins the it|venture team

We are delighted to announce the addition of Angela Cox  to the it|venture team as a Senior Consultant. Angela adds to our growing team of dedicated data specialists and brings significant insight and technical experience to our firm.  

Previously, Angela was a consultant at EVRYTHING.  Angela will be providing business consulting as part of our client services team.

Angela holds a MSc in Computer Science from University of London,  and  a Bachelor of Arts in Russian Studies.