UV portfolio company Blis wins BVCA SE Venture-backed Management Team for 2017
UV portfolio company Blis won SE Venture-backed Management Team at the British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA) Awards 2017. Now in their ninth year, the BVCA Management Team Awards recognise and reward brilliant businesses up and down the country that have been backed by UK private equity and venture capital investors. Unilever Ventures backed Blis alongside Beringea and Endeit Capital in 2016.
Blis is a global leader in advanced location technology, which has grown since 2004 to eight offices across 60 markets and is headquartered in London. With a focus on providing to agencies, trading desks and publishers, the Blis platform provides its clients with accurate location data and behavioural insights.
Judges’ comments: “Founder Greg Isbister and his team have built and held a leading position in the global location-based behavioural analytics sector, successfully internationalising across some exceptionally competitive jurisdictions and showing very strong revenue growth. The business is a great marker of the UK as a centre of excellence in the marriage of technology and marketing.”