A group of leading companies from around the Globe are supporting Mark in his Record Breaking quest.
Independent and owner-managed, Artemis opened for business in 1997. Its aim was, and still is, exemplary investment performance and client service. All Artemis’ staff share these two precepts – and the same flair and enthusiasm for fund management. Artemis is a leading UK-based fund manager, offering a range of funds which invest in the UK, Europe, the US and around the world. Our managers invest in their own and their colleagues’ funds. This has been a basic tenet of the Artemis approach since the firm started. It means that interests of our fund managers are directly aligned with those of our investors.
LDC is the leading private equity company in the UK mid-market and as part of the Lloyds Banking Group it is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. It backs ambitious management teams from UK-based companies seeking up to £100m of equity for management buyouts, carve-outs or development capital transactions. LDC has completed more than 550 investments since 1981 and has portfolio of 90 businesses across the UK.
VisitScotland is Scotland’s national tourism organisation. The Spirit of Scotland is at the heart of everything we do and we are proud to support Mark Beaumont as an ambassador of #ScotSpirit. For holiday information visit www.visitscotland.com. For information on VisitScotland and its activities visit www.visitscotland.org.
Menzies Aviation operate at more than 200 airport locations across 6 continents, offering landside and airside services, including passenger and executive services, ramp handling, cargo handling, technical support and fuelling. Menzies Aviation will be on-hand to make sure that Mark is through airports as quickly as possible - it’s these marginal gains which will make sure he can get around the world in 80 days.
80 DAYS is a creative & digital marketing agency specialising primarily in the luxury travel sector. However, given the serendipitous tie between the agency's brand and Mark's target, 80 DAYS are supporting the project in the digital arena - producing the Artemis World Cycle website and curating website & social media content for the duration of the Around Britain & Around The World cycles.
KOGA is a Dutch premium bicycle brand with a sporty character. Founded in 1974 it has been consistently working on the basis of the company philosophy, in which the development and construction of handmade, exclusive and very high-tech bikes is central. Continuous innovation and an intense relationship with athletes and professional teams in international cycling are the building blocks of the brand.
Whether it’s covering the miles each weekend with your road buddies, tearing down a newly found trail or commuting to and from work – it’s who we are as people and as a brand.
Through ‘Ride & Research’ we have engineered our products to keep you in the saddle longer by delivering garments that give you improved comfort and performance to experience a better ride.
Panaracer develops every tire in Japan and produces over ninety percent of the tires we sell in our own factory in Japan. Feedback from our partners all over the world flow to us and are combined with fine Japanese craftsmanship to insure our factory continues to make the tires you want. Our full time staff of engineers and R&D people are always thinking of new ways to blend tire making materials into top level bicycle tires.
Muckle Media is an award winning PR, social media and marketing creative agency. Muckle Media’s team specialise in a range of industries from events to food and drink and b2b to entrepreneurship.
Muckle Media is supporting Mark’s expedition with PR support.
Cardtronics is the global leader in ATM solutions, serving retailers, banks, and consumers. Owning, operating, fleet managing or processing for 225,000 retail & bank ATMs worldwide, Cardtronics provides convenient cash access; drives foot traffic for top retailers; operates the largest surcharge-free network; and helps banks manage best-in-class branch ATM networks.