Investments

Private Equity 

 

Warwick Estates Property Management Ltd

Warwick is a property management service provider operating in the residential sector

We are implementing a buy & build strategy to acquire other property managers in the sector to take advantage of the fragmented market. Integrating the newly acquired businesses with Warwick’s outstanding infrastructure and ethos to generate synergies that will not only create value but greatly improve the experience of the end users.

 

Sunbird

Sunbird is an integrated business services company that provides business, property, construction and support services for enterprise in East Africa.

Sunbird operates from 7 sites across the emerging economies of Kenya, Tanzania and Mozambique, providing intelligent solutions for its multi-national and domestic clients.

 

Cornerstone

Cornerstone is a social investment company that works with public bodies to help deliver local facilities and services that communities want and need.

Using private sector investment as a catalyst, Cornerstone convert surplus publicly owned buildings to provide previously unaffordable public services – whether this be additional school places, healthcare, homes for the elderly, affordable housing or leisure services.

 

Equiniti

Equiniti is a leading provider of complex administration and payments solutions.

The organisation enables its clients to improve the effectiveness and performance of their businesses through the critical thinking, expertise, technology, complex administration and payment services they provide. Equiniti has over 2,000 clients spanning the private and public sector including 50% of the FTSE 100. Over a third of the UK population has dealt with the Equiniti Group at some point during their lives. 

 

 

Venture Capital 

 

Frog Systems Ltd

An online platform that innovatively connects poeple to services within their local community

Frog.net is a  social media platform which signposts and connects people to the support and care services, attractions, businesses and activities available within their local communities. The platform focuses on the wellbeing of UK residents, grouping people by Local Authority area and providing easy access to relevant information, enabling people to lead long, safe, happy and healthy lives.

 

 

Property Development 

 

Fairmile Homes

Fairmile Homes is driven by its commitment to creating truly bespoke homes of exceptional quality

We back this niche property developer to achieve value through their unique ability to source and deliver outstanding and highly desirable products. Bringing together amazing architecture as well as finishes of unrivalled quality. All within local markets with the demographics that’s demand such homes 

 

 

Special Projects 

 

Camel Creek

Camel Creek Resort will be the UK’s leading luxury holiday destination, set in an exquisite private 300-acre valley on the fashionable North Cornwall coast

Large scale leisure development opportunity where we have secured planning permission for [342] rooms as well as restaurants, bars, a 1 acre tropical swimming pool and further leisure facilities. Taking advantage of the ‘stay-cation’ sector growth and seeing a gap in the market for a high-end option to families in the stunning Cornish countryside, easily accessible from Newquay airport. 

 

 

Bridge Lending 

 

Extremely fast acting bridge loan provider with the ability to lend outside of the parameters set down by other lenders

We provide bridging finance of between £500k & £1.5m on a short-term basis to individuals and companies. The speed of our decision-making process and competitive rates allow us to deliver loans that support unlocking capital, secure against its value. 

 

 

Realised Investments

 

Acorn Care

Established in 2005, Acorn Care and Education is fast becoming England’s premier provider of education and care for the most vulnerable and hardest to place young people.

Acorn Care provides the highest standard of education and care for over 600 children and young people with challenging and complex learning difficulties, in well resourced schools and high quality residential settings.

 

The Lowry

Opened in April 2000, the Lowry is a not-for-profit organisation and registered charity committed to using the visual and performing arts to enrich people’s lives.

Aldridge sponsors The Studio at The Lowry, the dedicated home of The Lowry’s Learning and Engagement programme, transforming the lives of 35,000 people a year. The Aldridge Studio supports new and emerging theatre artists and The Lowry’s Young Actors’ Company; as well as creating opportunities to work with some of the most vulnerable young people in its local communities, including young parents and their children, care leavers, and young carers. The Aldridge Studio is also the home of the Centre for Advanced Training in Dance for the North West.