Arnlea Systems

  • SectorOil and Gas
  • OverviewManagement buy-out aiming to develop its products and expand into new geographies.
  • Value£5 million MBO
  • CompletedJuly 2014


Arnlea is an industrial mobile software business working extensively in the Oil and Gas Market, supplying its Intrinsix products to optimise mobility, data capture (such as RFID) and efficiency in Asset Management.

Since Arnlea’s inception in 1994, the company has transformed into a SaaS company over the years that specializes in tracking, inspection, and maintenance solutions for the Energy industry. A global leader in its field, their software, Nexar, is currently deployed on 200 assets across 6 different continents and counting.

With a team of staff across two countries – Scotland and the United States – the company strives to deliver exceptional, honest, and value-added service no matter where you are in the world. Using a team of expert developers and knowledgeable industry experts, the company is always on the pulse and constantly advancing Nexar to meet and exceed client and industry demands.


I am confident that, with the continued support and enthusiasm NVM has already shown, we will succeed.

Allan Merritt ,  Managing Director ,  Arnlea

We are delighted to back an experienced and high quality management team from two businesses that have the potential to create a large international company.

Mauro Biagioni ,  Investment Partner ,  NVM