Ishaan joined NVM in 2018 and is responsible for sourcing, transacting and managing investments across all sectors, but he has a specific interest in software and engineering businesses. Ishaan has over 10 years’ experience in investment banking and at a mid-market private equity fund. For the past five years, he has been working with, and leading investments in, early-stage businesses. Ishaan has a BA in Engineering from the University of Cambridge and a Masters in Engineering Management from Duke University in the United States. Ishaan joined Mercia in December 2019 when NVM’s VCTs contracts were acquired.