Nigel joined Mercia in 2019, and is a Portfolio Director for the VCT team. Nigel sits on the board of a number of VCT portfolio companies and works with management teams to support them through their growth journey. He is a member of the VCT Investment Committee and is based in the Sheffield office.

Previous experience

Nigel has over 18 years’ experience in venture capital.  He started his career with Deloitte advising investors, and prior to joining Mercia was a partner at YFM Equity Partners where he worked originating and completing new investments, as well as managing acquisitions, fund raisings and realisations.  He trained as an engineer, holds an MBA from Cranfield and has experience in investments in software, engineering, telecoms, support services and technology businesses.