Nick joined Amadeus Capital Partners as a Partner in 2018. His current investment focus is on cyber security, artificial intelligence and B2B software businesses.
Nick is an experienced international software entrepreneur and venture capitalist. He started his career with a UK software house before setting up his own software and consultancy company in the mid-1980s. He sold this business to Staffware plc in 1996, shortly after which the combined entity floated on the UK’s AIM.
Nick then spent eight years at venture capital firm 3i as sector head for software and internet investments. He advised local investment teams on over 80 investments, took board roles with a number of portfolio companies and built relationships with many of the large technology industry acquirers, mostly in the USA.
Since 2007, Nick has advised venture capital funds including the London Technology Fund and C5 Capital and has advised and invested in early stage technology companies, including Cortexica Vision Systems, Famecount (sold to Starcount) and SaaSID (sold to Intermedia), Censornet and ExactTrak. From 2011 to 2015, he chaired Accumuli plc, an AIM-listed cyber security integrator and managed security services provider, sold to NCC Group in 2015.
Nick currently serves as non-executive director for Loot Financial Services and for Objective Corporation, an Australian ASX listed information management software company. He is also an advisor to Growthpoint Technology Partners, a Menlo Park headquartered technology investment bank.