IT CAPITAL – INNOVATION TECHNOLOGY
IT Capital is a Corporate Boutique Investment House based in Manchester with a
wealth of experience in driving rapid growth for mid-sized businesses.
IT Capital is a Corporate Boutique Investment House based in Manchester with a wealth of experience in driving rapid growth for mid-sized businesses.
Our team has extensive experience in software engineering and as such our focus is on pre-seed to series A Tech and Innovation start-up businesses in the UK and Ireland. We have a solid and proven track-record in asset provision and advisory support for businesses that leverage cloud tech to service a multitude of industries such as Finance, Pharma, Property, Manufacturing among others.
We have skills in anticipating new market growth opportunities through market analysis, data research and feedback from clients, investors and partners. We design innovative approaches to our investor agreements through looking at situations from different viewpoints and turning opportunities into strategic moves.
As a family office, we have built our team up through our family and trusted network and our expertise is based on our team’s multi-disciplinary and interesting backgrounds.
Over several years, our senior team members have built strong operational experience, as former entrepreneurs, board members and senior managers in organisations.
Our Practice Areas
We offer a range of services from loans, investment for share capital and advisory capability.
Meet Our Team
John is a successful entrepreneur and businessman and the proud holder of a CBE from the Queen, a Papal Knighthood from Saint John Paul II and was recently presented with The Legend of Industry Award by Variety, the UK based Children’s charity which he has always supported.
Enterprise and hard work are at the centre of his inspirational story. Irish born and family orientated he came to North West England and founded John Kennedy Civil Engineering which he grew to £60 million, becoming one of the UK’s most successful construction and engineering companies.
John was instrumental in the efforts to support the democratic peace process in Northern Ireland and remains active in ‘Co-operation Ireland’.
Passionately believing that success entails “putting something back”, he has given generously of his time, energy and finance to those causes closest to his heart.
CBE, KSG, KCHS, KMCO, DL
Simon his son, also an entrepreneur, has always had a passion and head for investment. Starting out in property investment and development, he now has a large and successful owned portfolio.
From these endeavours, he has built a wealth of experience in property and additionally has supported numerous tech start-ups with financial and advisory support to help scale their businesses at speed.
One of his first ventures and of which he is still CEO and a major shareholder, is App2vox, a free autism communication app designed to help autistic and non-verbal individuals communicate.
Leveraging his desire and experience in cloud tech from his IT Capital investments, he has a new venture as Founder of Beebot AI where he is taking a more active role. Beebot AI is a provider of RPA and Conversational AI with a mission to help businesses adopt and realise the benefits of automation.