"Sapphire were excellent in obtaining our EIS advance assurance and completing our investor documents. They also helped us to successfully raise money for our company." Venkat Chidambaram, WTG Lazgill Limited.
WTG Lazgill is a leading producer of precision engineered parts for automotive HVAC and Fluid management applications. The company, established in 1940 has a strong reputation and a leading market position in the United Kingdom for HVAC components. Our production facilities are located in India and the UK. WTG Lazgill is part of Western Thomson Group Pte, which is a Singapore based specialised auto-components producer with operations in India and the UK.
"Sapphire obtained our SEIS and EIS advance assurance without any HMRC questions within two weeks, and their help in drafting the investors Information Memorandum was invaluable. Thank you for getting this all completed so professionally." Maksim Selezniov, Vitaoil International Limited.
Vitaoil International Limited will seek to produce Omega-9 cold-pressed rapeseed oil. The first stage of production capacity in the UK is targeted to amount to circa 16,500 tons of raw material (rapeseed) per year.
"Boyd and his team at Sapphire ran into changes in the HMRC EIS rules at the time we originally entered the process and never quit on getting our application approved by finding ways to address those changes in our case. It’s a testament to their commitment to clients that they never gave up and were successful in the end." Roland Hoerr, CEO, ElectroCell Technologies, Inc., Delaware, USA.
The Company manufactures and markets a patented Bio-Electric treatment system that represents a new approach to processing liquid organic wastes. The system uses precisely managed electrical pulses in a patented method to “Lyse” or destroy organic cells walls, effectively destroying living organisms.
"Wanted to drop you a note to thank you immensely for all of your hard work on completing the IM for L’Escargot. Without your hard work, direction, and perseverance, this would have been a great deal less likely to have been successful!! Vasiliki- I have to say that you were a total star putting up with me and all the alterations that were required… We would love to invite down to L’Escargot as our guests if you ever the get the opportunity." George Pell, Managing Director, L'Escargot Restuarant.
L’Escargot Limited is a private limited company which owns and operates L’Escargot restaurant in Soho London. L’Escargot is already considered to be one of the most renowned and beautiful restaurants in the UK, and is the oldest French restaurant in London.
"Boyd and Vasiliki are an extremely committed hard working team to deliver SEIS and EIS Advanced Assurance work on target! We achieved our Advanced Assurance from HMRC without having to answer any further queries and documents were submitted to HMRC within two weeks of award of assignment! We are delighted to be able to secure some investment within this tax year." Dr. Himanshu Kataria, Director, Clyz Labs Limited
Clyz Labs Limited aims to be the UK's first Chemosensitivity Laboratory. It aims to provide services directly to patients for Personalised Cancer Treatment and to the Pharmaceutical industry to drug efficacy testing in pre-clinical stages of drug development.
Sapphire successfully obtained the SEIS and EIS advance assurance from HMRC.
"We were amazed at how quickly Team Sapphire obtained our SEIS & EIS Advance Assurance letter from HMRC. Their work in preparing our SEIS & EIS application and the investment memorandum was outstanding and I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone looking to take a funding document to market." Wellington Majora, Celdron Limited.
Celdron Limited is a company that specialises in creating and distributing great tasting food that is from secure, traceable sources, of the highest quality and freshness. The Company has started trading and as at current supplies frozen fish, canned fruits and various grocery items. One of its main customers is a contract caterer for the NATO mission in Afghanistan and the United Nations Peacekeeping mission in Mali (MINUSMA). The company also supplies to another contract caterer that runs canteens for United Nations Peacekeeping missions in Darfur, Sudan (UNAMID) and United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA). The company intends to use the experience gained to enter the UK Food Service market as an integrated manufacturer and distributor to out-of-home food providers. In addition, the company intends to start exporting British food to international customers.
Sapphire successfully obtained the SEIS and EIS advance assurance from HMRC.
"Sapphire were excellent in helping us obtain both our SEIS and EIS advance assurance for our construction company. The advice and support we received throughout the process was invaluable." Michael Magee, FMC Construction Services Limited.
FMC Construction Services Limited is a construction company that specialises in building residential homes in Northern Ireland. The directors of the company have an extensive track record of building homes and are experienced in the construction sector.
Sapphire successfully obtained the SEIS and EIS advance assurance from HMRC, prepared the investor documents and information memorandum.
“Vasiliki's patience in compiling our funding document was truly amazing. She is smart, thoughtful and constructive in her work. She tirelessly spoke to us at any time of the day and was fast at turning around the document. I would recommend Sapphire to anyone looking to take a funding document to market." Clive Morris, Director, Client Machine Limited.
Client Machine Limited (the "Company") is a provider of an online marketing tool for lead generation. The target market is mainly small local businesses that do not require to establish and/or maintain an online and social media presence.
Sapphire has assisted Client Machine apply to HMRC for advance assurance and prepare the investor documents.
"The Sapphire team did an excellent job for my emerging company. As General Maximus Aurelius said in the opening battle scene of Gladiator "hold the line, stay with me". Churchill said "never quit" and Sapphire never quit for me." Tim Cooney, Director, Cape Cod Cellars Limited.
Cape Cod Cellars Limited (the "Company") is a new company created in order to build Cape Cod Cellars, “Martha’s Other Vineyard” ®, into a premier aspiration, lifestyle brand. Through leasing a restaurant retail location in London, the Company’s operations will be run through an anchor café serving as both a marketing footprint as well as a standalone business. The restaurant will create its own beverage brand offerings: Cape Cod Cranberry (juice), Cape Cod Cooler (water) and private label wine reserve collections: Chatham Chardonnay, Nantucket Red®, Schooner’s Sauvignon Blanc, and Chatham Cabernet.
Sapphire successfully obtained the SEIS and EIS advance assurance from HMRC and assisted the Company in writing the investor documents such as the Information Memorandum.
"As an American company based in California we were unsure how EIS operated and how to apply etc. Sapphire helped us through the entire process and were excellent to work with." Stephanie Weier, CEO/CoFounder, Brandwood Global, Inc.
Sapphire provided California based Brandwood Global, Inc. with EIS advice, drafted the investor Information Memorandum, provided taxation along with regulatory and corporate guidance. Brandwood Global is a company that operates a global electronic marketplace providing real-time matching and deal making across film, digital, video games, and celebrity / pro-athlete endorsements utilizing an algorithm. The company has a major impact on the ability of brands and content creators to expose their project or brand to a huge population of viewers and potential customers. The company will offer valuable, but previously absent, services to not just major brands, or star celebrities, but to challenger brands, up and coming content creators as well as to celebrities and pro athletes, which gives them unprecedented access to branded entertainment opportunities.
"Sapphire were excellent help in drafting our comprehensive Information Memorandum." Lucas Wurfbain, Director, Feedstock Limited
FeedStock was incorporated in 2015, founded by two industry professionals to pursue the development of an innovative buy-side platform that can automatically identify, prioritise and track investment research for individual users. The platform is both a productivity tool for fund managers, by identifying actionable research for users, and a compliance tool for buy-side companies, by providing defendable data metrics for sell-side research payments. The opportunity has arisen as new regulations are changing how investment research is paid for and at the same time artificial intelligence is enabling businesses which are overwhelmed with information.
Sapphire assisted Feedstock Limited with the drafting of their Information Memorandum.