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NVM sells Optilan to Blue Water Energy delivering a 3.1x return

NVM Private Equity has exited from Coventry based telecommunications and security systems integration provider Optilan following a secondary management buy-out by Blue Water Energy, delivering a 3.1x return on funds invested. NVM first supported Optilan in the £18 million management buy-out in 2008. Since then, under NVM’s ownership, Optilan have developed their technical capability and international footprint – opening operations in the Middle East, Azerbaijan, India and Turkey. They are now a truly international telecoms systems provider, serving the energy, transport, infrastructure and industrial sectors.

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NVM welcomes Victoria Howarth and Jason Warren to the investment team

NVM is delighted to announce that it has strengthened its investment team with two new Investment Associate hires, Victoria Howarth and Jason Warren. These appointments continue the growth in the investment team over the last 12 months following on from the recruitment of Charlie Winward in 2016. Victoria and Jason will both be responsible for transacting new early-stage and technology focused private equity investments and the expansion at NVM will provide support as the firm pursues a broader investment strategy.

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NVM invests £3 million in 'clever' communications company Intelling

NVM has delivered a £3 million investment in Intelling Limited (the “Company”), a communications business which provides customer services support for companies such as Telefonica and Missguided. The Company has a number of growth opportunities including new geographies and markets and the funding from NVM will accelerate the development of new business streams and help strengthen the growth of Intelling’s core activity.

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NVM Private Equity supports the management buy-out of Thyson Technology

NVM has completed a significant investment to support the management buy-out of Cheshire based Thyson Technology (“Thyson” or the “Business”) from a private investor group. Thyson is a specialist analytical and instrumentation business, which designs and constructs engineering solutions used in the analysis and sampling of gases and liquids for process industries engaged in activities such as fossil fuel extraction, processing and distribution, green energy production, water treatment, petrochemicals and nuclear.

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NVM Private Equity backs the management buy-out of Presteigne Broadcast Hire.

Presteigne Broadcast Hire is one of the market leaders in the broadcast equipment hire sector in the UK. The business hires a selection of specialist equipment predominantly to outside broadcast companies with a particular focus on the live sport and event sector. Founded by industry veteran Mike Ransome, Presteigne has always been seen as a market innovator as they invest in the latest products and emerging technologies ensuring they can deliver the highest level of service to their clients. Headquartered in Crawley and with additional facilities in Warrington, each being equipped with the latest in technology and the best in engineering skills, Presteigne has supported many global sporting events. More recently these have included the supply of equipment and services in connection with the Rio 2016 Olympics and this season’s Formula 1 Grand Prix schedule.

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NVM Private Equity delivers £2 million investment for Channel Mum

NVM Private Equity (NVM) has led the recent fundraising round for unique London based Channel Mum, an online multi-channel video blog community network for parents. NVM has invested £2 million to support and work with Channel Mum to accelerate and grow the company over the next few years. Building on Channel Mum’s skillset the ultimate growth strategy is focused on expanding the core product offering and growing the ‘Millennial’ audience.