Simon King, Octopus Ventures EIS

The Octopus Ventures EIS service launched in 2020 and is managed by the same team as Octopus Titan VCT, Octopus Apollo VCT and Octopus Future Generations VCT.

We talk to Simon King, partner at Octopus Ventures, who explains in this video how the aims for the evergreen EIS Service and the time- and capacity-limited Knowledge Intensive EIS Fund are broadly the same as for Titan VCT – to back pioneering founders in billion-pound markets – but in a much more concentrated portfolio. That's ambitious and, as he says, there will be failures along the way. Watch the interview to learn more…

Please note: the opinions expressed in this video are the interviewee's own and do not necessarily reflect the view of Wealth Club Limited. This interview, like our service, is not advice nor a personal recommendation. The products featured are not suitable for everyone and capital is at risk. Tax benefits depend on circumstances and tax rules can change. If you’re unsure an investment is right for you, please seek professional advice. Please remember: past performance is not a guide to the future.

Octopus Ventures Knowledge Intensive EIS Fund

Read our review & download documents

Go to fund page