2014’s biggest investments: Cambridge Satchel Company £12.6m
Index Ventures funding for former Startups Awards winning satchel company
Fashionable bag design company the Cambridge Satchel Company completed a major £12.6m round of investment from Index Ventures. Founded with a meagre £600 capital in 2007 by mother and daughter team Freda Thomas and Julie Deane, the company will use the investment for potentially lucrative international expansion as well as hiring a new senior management team and improving the company’s website.
Read more about the deal here.