British Patient Capital Interim Evaluation report infographic

British Patient Capital is a driving force for innovation, economic growth and job creation behind scale up Britain

£5.1bn economic benefits likely to be generated by BPC-backed firms by 2030/31

£5.1bn

economic benefits likely to be generated by BPC-backed firms by 2030/31

Up to 5,000 jobs created by BPC-backed funds, equivalent to 55% employment growth for BPC-backed firms

Up to 5,000 jobs

created by BPC-backed funds, equivalent to 55% employment growth for BPC-backed firms

Between £4.7m and £5.4m increase in turnover per year on average for BPC-backed firms

Between £4.7m and £5.4m

increase in turnover per year on average for BPC-backed firms

£60m higher pre-money valuation on average for beneficiary companies than they would have had without BPC-backed funding

£60m

higher pre-money valuation on average for beneficiary companies than they would have had without BPC-backed funding

Supporting scale up Britain

24% of BPC-backed firms are later stage growth companies, compared to 9% of all equity-backed companies

24%

of BPC-backed firms are later stage growth companies, compared to 9% of all equity-backed companies

25% of BPC-backed firms said growth would not have been achieved without the investment and a further 50% said growth would have taken longer to achieve

25%

of BPC-backed firms said growth would not have been achieved without the investment and a further 50% said growth would have taken longer to achieve

Backing innovation

92% of surveyed BPC-backed firms are using the equity investment to fund research and development

92%

of surveyed BPC-backed firms are using the equity investment to fund research and development

83% of surveyed firms receiving BPC-backed investment went on to commercialise new products or services

83%

of surveyed firms receiving BPC-backed investment went on to commercialise new products or services

Science superpower

11% of BPC-backed companies are academic spinouts, compared to just 2% of all equity-backed companies

11%

of BPC-backed companies are academic spinouts, compared to just 2% of all equity-backed companies

52% of firms are in the technology sector, including Artificial Intelligence and Fintech

52%

of firms are in the technology sector, including Artificial Intelligence and Fintech