Founded in 2013, LetterOne (L1) is a partnership of successful entrepreneurs, CEOs and international businesspeople passionate about building better business. We invest in sectors fundamental to society’s sustainable prosperity: energy, technology, health and retail. We are not answerable to the demands, and short-termism, of external capital.
With more than £20bn of patient capital, our long-term approach, in-depth expertise and commitment to good governance are helping us to build the companies of the future, supporting more than 125,000 jobs in sectors that create lasting value for investors and society.Our purpose and approach
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Chief Executive's review with Jonathan Muir
It is an understatement to say that 2020 was a challenging year but we came through it not only intact, but stronger for the experience. It ...
Case Study: DIA - reinventing retail
Food retail has been a core focus area for L1 Retail from the outset, given our experience as operators and investors in the sector over the...
Can we look beyond the current COVID-19 pandemic?
As a result of the current coronavirus pandemic, never before have health concerns been the number one issue for everyone. It has become cle...
Meet the experts investing at scale
L1 is built on the expertise of our people. We have an outstanding executive backed by world class CEO’s, sector investment teams and advisory boards that help us invest and grow businesses, at scale.Meet our people
A world-class, diversified global business
As long-term, active investors, we have deep expertise in sectors that are fundamental to society’s long-term prosperity. We run our businesses through four main units: L1 Energy, L1 Health, L1 Technology and L1 Retail. These units are supported by L1 Treasury, who manage our liquidity. Whether through minority holdings or full ownership, we hope to grow firms that deliver for the future needs of society.
Our active investments
As entrepreneurs with a long-term horizon, we aim to buy and build great businesses that deliver long-term value for investors and society.
As active investors we work closely with founders and management teams to realise their company's potential.About us
Meet the entrepreneurs, business people and investing experts that are part of the LetterOne team.Our people
Learn more about the areas we invest in and understand the value we bring to active investment.Our businesses