We recently advised crowdfunder growthdeck on uk’s biggest ever debut fundraise
“Working with growthdeck in the run up to their launch, and now on this debut deal demonstrates our skill at advising businesses throughout each stage of their lifecycle. It’s been a great opportunity to work closely with a cutting edge company in one of the most exciting sectors in the UK at the moment. Growthdeck is already quickly becoming a leader within the UK crowdfunding market and we are looking forward to working with them as they continue their rapid growth.”
We recently advised growthdeck, a new equity based crowdfunding platform, on the UK’s biggest ever debut crowdfunding deal.
Pinkster, the premium British gin brand has raised close to £1m (£955k) on the Milton Keynes based crowdfunding platform in a landmark deal for the crowdfunding industry. Pinkster launched on growthdeck on March 31 2016 with an initial £600,000 target, but had already exceeded this target within just 47 days.
Pinkster is a fast growing, Cambridge based business producing gin with fresh raspberries. The distinctive pink gin is stocked by more than 500 UK outlets including Waitrose, Oddbins, Ocado and Amazon, as well as numerous gastropubs, bars, restaurants, and hotels.
We have been the legal adviser to growthdeck since it launched in January 2016. Growthdeck, sets itself apart from other crowdfunding platforms, undertaking professional grade due diligence, putting in place proper exit plans prior to fundraising and offering investee companies advice and guidance from sector specialists.
If you would like to find out more about this deal, please get in touch with Kirsty Simmonds.