We are delighted to have acted for Maven Capital Partners in connection with a £2m investment into Chic Retreats, the boutique hotel technology platform. Chic Retreats operates in the online B2B travel and tourism sector, providing a software solution to independent hotels. The investment will enable Chic Retreats to complete the development of its core technology platform, enhance its web and mobile offerings and expand its footprint into new geographies. Maven Capital Partners is a leading private equity fund manager, providing equity and loan finance to UK SMEs, including investment into VCTs. It manages a diverse range of client funds, including six VCTs. The team was led by corporate partner Ben Devons, with assistance from David Strong and Olga Ayers.