Syntek Capital

Our mission is to create value for our investors, for our portfolio companies and for society.

Syntek Capital is an investment holding company established to sustain and develop promising businesses where it can contribute, in addition to mere financing, true and tangible value-added support.

Syntek invests in high potential companies with existing revenue and proven technology in the Media, and Mission-Critical Software sectors.

Working alongside management to define or refine the company's strategy, Syntek is a catalyst for change and value creation. Beyond its financial commitment, Syntek brings to its portfolio companies:

  • Industry expertise
  • A global network of relationships
  • Extensive operating experience

Syntek has investments and offices in both Europe and North America.

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Content Media Corp is a London-based film and television sales company. It also owns or controls a significant library of film and television rights and assets, including over 2,000 hours of television and 100 feature films. The company was admitted to trading on AIM in 2004 following the reverse merger with Winchester Entertainment Plc. The group has offices in London, New York and Los Angeles.

Wildbrain Entertainment is an award-winning animation studio, founded in 1994, that produces and develops content for the feature film, TV, commercials and interactive markets. The company was acquired by DHX Media in 2010.

Kidrobot is the world's premier creator of limited edition art toys and apparel. Kidrobot creates toys, apparel, accessories, and other products in collaboration with many of the world's most talented artists and designers.

Kidrobot stores are located in New York City, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Miami, and London, with temporary pop-up stores appearing from time to time in other cities worldwide.

m-Wise is a solution and technology provider (through its Service Delivery Platform and related value-added data engines) for Mobile Operators, Wireless ASPs, and large content and media providers.

ABLA provides system integration and outsourcing in the field of speech recognition and text to speech solutions. ABLA develops solutions leveraging on its own software platform and data centre, as well as using third parties’ platforms.

e-CommLink is a prepaid debit card transaction processor that enables program managers and financial institutions tomaximize revenue from their prepaid debit programs. The Company's next-generation payments platform allows its clients to create customized prepaid programs for their specific markets with quality, security and speed.

Javelin Innovations’ cable and wireless broadband access solutions help cable television, telecom carriers and utilities to get more from their networks.

Its engineers are committed to the design and develop products that help the Company’s customers (including some of the world’s leading MSOs, telecommunications carriers, system integrators and rural independent wireless operators) achieve this result.

XciTel Ltd provides a mobile communication system designed to enable mobile telecom operators to offer multimedia services over existing wireless networks and devices.

IdVectoR exploits the technological knowhow of large corporations through innovations in electronics, computer science and telecommunications. IdVectoR turns customers' intangible assets into sources of new revenue by creating new products and being paid by either a royalty on the successful innovations or an equity share.

Spectrum Venture Management Fund (SVMF) is a venture capital business based in London which focuses primarily on investing in and providing support to UK-based start-ups within the education and “human capital” sectors.

Brian Cabezud

Managing Director

Brian joined Syntek Capital as an Investment Director in 2006 and became Managing Director in 2011. Previously, Brian worked in equity research for Wedbush Morgan Securities covering the enterprise software sector. He began his career as an investment banker for Merrill Lynch & Co.

Brian received an MBA from The Wharton School and a BS from The University of California at Berkeley.

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