Energy start-up raises €3.3m from investors

Dubliner Simon Phelan co-founded London-based Hometree, which is aiming to shake up the home boiler market

9th January, 2018
Simon Phelan, chief executive of Hometree

His £1.5 million investment is relevant as Hometree, which describes itself as a“next-generation energy company” is planning on shaking up the home boiler market in the same way that Purplebricks has challenged the traditional estate agency model.

Dawn Marriott-Sims, a former joint chief operating officer and board member of Capita, is also investing in the home tech company and will become its new chairman.

Anthony Gutman, a managing director of Goldman Sachs...

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