Launch and scale your agency faster

Be global from day-one

A proven framework for growth

MXP is the venture platform for launching and scaling marketing agencies globally.

We are the founders behind the founders. MXP invests in agency entrepreneurs who want to start and scale globally. Our focus is at the intersection of technology and data-driven PR, marketing, social, content, digital, paid media and influencer communications.

Our Agencies

Our MXP Agencies are made up of founders who think differently. We are the first venture capital fund to invest in PR and digital marketing startups globally. We work with agency founders with unique ideas, and an eagerness to scale their clients worldwide.

Bound to Prosper

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Creative lifestyle communications agency for B2C brands that want to define a new journey or reinvent their relevance.

Ellipse Communications

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Corporate communications, PR and marketing services for the B2C changemakers making impact all over the world.

Upside PR

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Strategy communications and growth marketing agency for B2B and tech brands that want to drive business growth.

Entourage Agency

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Paris, France

Based in Paris, Entourage is a new generation agency that supports executives and business leaders who want to make a difference in their reputation.

The Better Together

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Washington, D.C.

Full-service social impact agency on a mission to create values-led messaging for non-profit partners and services that elicit change.

PNTR Group

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Data-driven B2B communications, marketing and digital agency driving integrated strategies and social responsibility for clients around the world.

Voxeon Communications

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Cape Town

Internal communications agency focused on corporate messaging for employee engagement and employer branding.

Founding Partners

Tilo Bonow, Founder and CEO of Piabo PR


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MXP Ventures B.V.
Micheal Young, Founder and CEO of Millwright Holdings


Founding Partner
MXP Ventures B.V.

Agency Founders

Lydia Hoye

Founder & Managing Director
Bound to Prosper

Mark Pinnes

Managing Director
Upside PR

Coraline Bardinat

Ellipse Communications

AJ Lee

Managing Partner
PNTR Group

Fabien Contino

Entourages Agency

Catharine Montgomery

Founder + CEO
Better Together

Jo Ayre

Founder + CEO


We provide agency founders:
Funding to launch new agency concepts
Support to scale from start-up to high growth
Connection to a global leadership and partner agency network
More than 150 professionals across Europe and US
New business opportunities
Expertise, mentoring and support
Salary, bonus, profit sharing and paid benefits
Equity participation
Strategic account development
Exit scenario planning


MXP takes the risk out of starting your agency. We provide capital, expertise and shared services to drive your business forward:
Business Development
Finance and Accounting
Human Resources Management
IT Infrastructure
Firm Marketing & Positioning

Start-up Agencies

If you’re an aspiring agency founder looking to quickly scale your idea, we’d love to hear from you. Here’s the MXP process:
Get in touch using the form below.
We’ll schedule an introductory call.
We’ll ask you to present a business plan.
If it’s a fit, we’ll issue a term sheet.
And then we’ll get to work.

Are You Right for MXP?

We're looking for dynamic, energetic agency professionals with 15+ years of experience

You feel underappreciated in your current roles

Maybe you’re at a job you once loved, looking for a way out

You’re entrepreneurial, but don’t want to go it alone

You’re a truly great human being
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