Draper Oakwood



A New Kind of Financing That Doesn’t Involve Taking on Debt or Giving Away Equity
Feb 4, 2016

Serial entrepreneur Aamer Sarfraz knows that raising money to launch or grow your business is painful. He says he has invented a better way. Sarfraz aims to bring royalty finance to entrepreneurs. Instead of compensating investors with equity, entrepreneurs raising an R round through the new firm Draper Oakwood will pay investors...


A famous Silicon Valley investor has launched a new UK venture
NOV 25, 2015

Tim Draper, one of the world’s most prominent venture capital investors, has launched a new investment company in London. In 1985, Draper founded the firm that would become Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), which has invested in companies like Skype, Twitter, Tesla, and Box. The new “Draper Oakwood” fund will lead “royalty round”...


NOV 25, 2015

Draper Oakwood has launched to invest in royalty finance rounds for growth-stage companies. The UK-based firm will be led by serial entrepreneur Aamer Sarfraz, while Tim Draper will serve as a senior advisor...


Draper Oakwood to invest in growth companieS
NOV 25, 2015

Draper Oakwood Royalty Capital said Tuesday it has launched and will seek to invest in growth companies in exchange for a share in future revenues. London-based Draper plans to begin investing next year and won’t be raising a fund. Instead, the firm will work with a handful of institutional investors...


newly-launched draper oakwood challenges traditional pe
nov 26, 2015

Draper Oakwood Royalty Capital is attempting to shake up the private investment market with a new offering for growth businesses...