Lyceum Capital

Lyceum’s passion and ambition for the business were clear differentiators upfront and identified them as a really strong partner from the outset of our relationship.

Niall MacArthur, Founder, EAT

About Lyceum Capital

Lyceum Capital invests in successful, growing businesses. The Lyceum team specialise in buying and building businesses which operate in the UK mid-market. Working alongside the management teams we back, we acquire companies in attractive and fragmented sectors and transform them into market leaders.

Lyceum’s investment strategy delivers secure and attractive returns for both our blue chip investors and the management teams we back. Read more about our current portfolio.

Our investment model is defined by our approach to:

Deal Origination

We source investments directly using our dedicated team of origination professionals who, led by the Partners, research the most attractive markets and identify the best platform targets.

Value Capture

Our dedicated operations team work in close partnership with management to build robust businesses, establishing the foundations required for rapid growth.

Strategic Innovation

Our experienced team and our Industrial Partners work alongside the management teams we back to develop and execute new strategies to drive long-term growth and profitability.


We accelerate the growth of our portfolio companies by making targeted add-on acquisitions. These add functionality, geographical reach and scale.