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Troubadour is a London-based menswear brand specialising in designing minimalist bags & accessories by combining performance design with a clean & modern aesthetic feel. The company has delivered its products to 60+ wholesalers. It is backed by Pembroke VCT, a luxury-focused venture capital firm based in London. Troubadour is planning to work with non-traditional retailers including Ritz Carlton, Four Seasons, and Equinox. It has also collaborated with many world-renowned brands such as British tailors 'Thom Sweeney' and British essentials brand 'Sunspel' that is famous for clothing James Bond. The company has also been a case study for classes at the Harvard Business School. With the investment, the company will support sales growth to its customers and retail partners and also fund working capital requirements from its forecast growth plan.

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Troubadour Goods Rating Report

Rated on 22/05/2020

Pitch Rated

75%

overall

Management

74%

Product

83%

Investment

69%

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    Room for improvement
    65-79%
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    80%+
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Management 74%

Skills 64%
The co-founder's constructive design style and passion for working with fine leathers made them move into accessories as a natural progression. One of the co-founders is responsible for Troubadour's strategic direction and sales growth. He oversees production and operations as well as Troubadour's general brand strategy. Another Co-founder oversees marketing efforts and investor communications. The Creative Director is responsible for product design and product strategy. She incorporates customer feedback and testing into the continual improvement and evolution of the company's product offering.


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    pre-money valuation

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    equity available

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    £7,558
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    Active
    company status

    05/12/2011
    incorporated 9 years

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