Blackstar Amplification Limited

Early Stage
2007 - 2012

Blackstar Amplifiction designs and sources manufacture of amplifiers and effect pedals for the electric guitar equipment market.

Our investment has supported the worldwide roll out of the Company's product range, the building of the brand and the development of further new products to roll out through the distribution network.

Catapult successfully exited Blackstar in 2012 through the secondary sale of its holding in the business to Foresight Group, delivering a 4.3 times money multiple return on the investment.

Our Approach

What do we look for?

Our business is about forming long term relationships with exceptional entrepreneurs and becoming a trusted partner and supportive investor.

We look for companies with both the vision and potential to become ‘game changers’ and market leaders across a range of sectors.

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Our Team

Rob Carroll

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Contact us

Binder House
7 Narborough Wood Park
Desford Road
LE19 4XT

Tel: 0116 238 8200