We are a regional investor with local knowledge, networks and experience

We have been building businesses that attract strategic valuations for over 35 years

“With NVM’s support we have hit the ground running – exciting times!”

Geraint Evans, MD of Flexioffices

“We’ve been the fortunate beneficiary of NVM’s wisdom, candour and experience”

Paul Nixon, MD at Intuitive Systems

“From our very first meeting it was clear that NVM had the appetite and understanding to add considerable weight to the exciting product strategy being delivered by the team”

David Russell, MD at Secure Retail


We are investing from five regional offices and supporting management teams to build the very best UK businesses.

Proposed change in management arrangements

NVM Private Equity LLP

NVM Private Equity LLP (“NVM”) has announced the conditional sale of its venture capital trust (“VCT”) fund management business (predominantly comprising three VCT fund management and advisory contracts relating to the Company, Northern Venture Trust PLC, Northern 2 VCT PLC and Northern 3 VCT PLC (the “Northern VCTs”)), to a subsidiary of Mercia Asset Management PLC (AIM: MERC) (“Mercia”), a proactive, regionally focused specialist asset manager (the “Acquisition“).


Northern Venture Trust PLC | Northern 2 VCT PLC  | Northern 3 VCT

Mercia’s press release can be found here. 

How we can help

We invest in UK businesses requiring equity finance either to secure a management buy-out or growth capital. We partner with companies to help them accelerate growth both organically and through acquisition. We have been doing this for over 35 years and have a track record of delivering top quartile returns for the management teams we support.