UK startups.
Global Ambitions.

We are an early-stage VC fund based in London. We invest in the UK's most ambitious and forward-thinking Entrepreneurs, at the beginning of their journeys.

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RLC Ventures is a team of experienced investors, founders and operators investing in change. Since 2016, our award-winning EIS and SEIS funds have backed software companies that are transforming the worlds of Work, Play and Finance.

Feasty is changing the way chefs make money online.
Ground Truth Intelligence is the most efficient and secure way to run investigations and intelligence projects
Emperia helps the worlds best-known brands build unique digital experiences.
Intelligent AI helps insurers improve efficiency and thrive in the 21st Century.
Organise empowers workers to campaign for better rights.
Bettingmetrics allows users to track and analyse their betting data to improve their bets. leverages artificial intelligence to help businesses  track unexpected           changes in realtime.
Ribbon is changing the way product teams conduct user interviews and research.
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Our Portfolio

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"RLC Ventures have been the ideal investors for us and Cliff. They have gone above and beyond to support us in various ways. Not only have they provided introductions to potential clients, but they also led our pre-seed round for us, bringing together a strategic cap table in a very short timeframe." logo

Aayush Jain

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"RLC Ventures experience, having invested in over 50 companies to-date, is exactly what any founder needs. Throughout the process, they left no stone unturned and really helped us think through some of our core business challenges. RLC Ventures have supported Feasty with everything from hiring and sales, to PR and investor introductions. Having unrestricted communication with the team 24/7 is incredibly useful."

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Michael Dunnett-Stone

CEO, Feasty
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"RLC Ventures and their advisory team have been hugely valuable from the get-go. From candidate introductions to follow-on investors, and PR to Portfolio Events - they are a great group of investors to have onboard."

Nat Whalley

CEO, Organise
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Team Investments

Latest news

RLC's March News
July 2021

RLC Ventures 2021 Pre-seed Fund

RLC Ventures is delighted to have launched its 2021 SEIS pre-seed fund to back UK founders at the beginning of their journeys.

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RLC's March News
July 2021

June Newsletter and Half Year Roundup

Looking back on a solid start to 2021, as well as the regular updates across the fund and portfolio for the month of June. Keep en eye out for the latest addition to the portfolio.

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RLC's March News
June 2021

The Venture Pledge: Yuva Unstoppable

Following BettingMetrics successful exit in 2020, RLC Ventures donated a portion of its exit proceeds to Yuva Unstoppable who are on a mission to improve the lives and education of children in India.

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