Nic is Managing Partner of HgCapital.
Nic joined HgCapital in 2001, having previously worked at Geocapital Partners where he founded its European business. Prior to that, he was head of Barclays Private Equity’s IT and telecoms team. He started his career at 3i plc and has over 20 years’ experience of the private equity and venture capital industry. Nic’s investment experience has focused on the TMT sector.
Nic is a member of HgCapital’s Executive Committee, as well as its Investment, Portfolio Review and Valuation Committee. He has led investments including Visma, IRIS Software, Rolfe & Nolan, Xyratex, Geneva Technology and NextGenTel. He has co-led investments in Addison Software, CS Group plc and SiTel Semiconductor. He is currently a director on the boards of Visma and Iris Accounting Solutions. Nic is also a World Fellow of the Duke of Edinburgh Awards.
Nic holds a First Class degree in Electronic Engineering from the University of Salford and was an IEEE and National Engineering Council scholar.