Research on Crowdcube Equity Fund Raise For Growing Underground in 2015

Crowdcube equity crowdfunding raise for Growing Underground achieved investment of GBP 243,190 in 2015


Company Details For Growing Underground

Growing Underground was promoted by Crowdcube in 2015 and raised GBP 243,190 with the round closing 22 September 2015.

Backed by celebrity chef Michel Roux Jr, Neil Sanderson the MD of Florette (the UK’s largest branded salad company) Glen Fernandes a Director of HSBC and Ed Gillespie the sustainability pioneer, the Growing Underground team have compiled a board capable of delivering expansion and growth. Their sustainable farm utilises redundant underground spaces to produce leafy greens, herbs and micro herbs using the latest LED and hydroponic technology.

Legal Details For Growing Underground

Trading Name                                                                  Growing Underground
Registered Name                                                             ZERO CARBON FOOD LTD
Companies House Number                                             08067659
Other Trading Names

CrowdFund Information

Crowdfund Promoter                                                       Crowdcube
Date Funded                                                                    22 September 2015
Promotion Page Of Raise                                      
Funding Page                                                        
Number Of Investors                                                       309
Amount Raised in GBP                                                     243,190

Companies House Status For Growing Underground

Status Of Company                                                        Active
Number Of Officers                                                        13 officers / 5 resignations
Registered Office Of Company                                       1 Carpenters Place, London, England, SW4 7TD
Incorporation Date                                                         14 May 2012
Industry Sector                                                                01130 – Growing of vegetables and melons, roots and tubers

Companies House Compliance

Last Company Accounts                                             Next accounts made up to 31 May 2020
due by 28 February 2021
Next Accounts Year End                                             31 May 2020
Next Accounts Filing Date                                          28 February 2021
Last Accounts Year End Date                                    31 May 2019
Last Accounts Filed Type                                         

Last Confirmation Statement                                    Next statement date 14 May 2020
due by 28 May 2020
Next Confirmation Statement Date                         14 May 2020
Next Confirmation Statement Filing Date             28 May 2020
Last Confirmation Statement End Date                 14 May 2019

Copy Of Last Accounts Filed

Copy Of Last Confirmation Statement Filed

Current Officers Of Growing Underground

Officer 1    PANAYIOTOU, Angelos            Secretary                     Appointed  1 August 2014          
Officer 2    BALLARD, Richard David            Director                      Appointed 5 September 2013          
Officer 3    DRING, Steven          Director                      Appointed  14 May 2012          
Officer 4    GARDINER, Anthony          Director                      Appointed 15 May 2017            
Officer 5    GILLESPIE, Edward Roger                    Director                    Appointed 15 May 2017          
Officer 6    HALBARD, Sara Jane                    Director                    Appointed 15 May 2017     
Officer 7    NELSON, Christopher Paul                    Director                    Appointed 29 January 2014           
Officer 8    SANDERSON, Neil Philip                                Appointed 15 May 2017          


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