Sample of assignments

M&A advisor to Nordic midcap company

NIS has during 2015 been the M&A advisor to a leading Swedish midcap company and their owners as the company was acquired by a Nordic Private Equity firm. The services included, preparations, selection of and introduction to investors, project management, execution and financial advice.

Advice to several growing technology companies

NIS functions as an advisor to several growing technology companies regarding strategic planning, guidance for capital raising and financing.

Planning for Nordic and international expansion includes planning for attracting intelligent capital that contribute in the execution of the expansion. Preparing for, pinpointing and meeting with leading investors in the respective markets is key.

Strategic advice to a growing real estate company

NIS functions as a strategic advisor to a growing company in the real estate market in regards to financing opportunities and strategic planning.

A well-created policy and process for securing long term financing is, with the turmoil on the financial markets in recent years, vital for real estate companies aiming for growth.

Strategic advice to a government-owned investor

NIS functions as a strategic advisor to a leading Nordic public venture capital investor in regards to the development of strategy and business plan.

With vast experience of venture capital in general and public investing in particular NIS contributes with coordination of the strategic work, Nordic and European benchmarks and concrete advice.

Coordinator of Nordic Venture Network

Nordic Venture Network (NVN), established in 1999, is the private club of the 12 leading Technology Venture Capital firms in the Nordic region. NIS functioned as the coordinator of NVN between 2003-2016.

NVN focuses on strategic relationship building between the members and international financial and industrial players. In addition NVN also acts as a discussion forum of joint issues between the members as well as between the members and the major Nordic Private Equity investors. Sponsors of NVN are the leading public investor in each Nordic country.

For more information please visit: www.nordicventure.net

Projects under the Nordic Council of Ministers

NIS has since 2004 coordinated a number of projects under the auspices of the Nordic Council of Ministers aimed at increasing the effect of public investing in unlisted companies and the removal of any barriers for Nordic cross-border investments.

Large projects such as the Nordic-European Public Investor Initiative have included 11 European public investors as well as the European Investment Fund.

With the decline of private venture capital investments in Europe in recent years the public investors have become increasingly important. Enhancing the output of public investing is therefore an important task.

Sample of assignments

Coordinator of
Nordic-European Initiative

NIS has coordinated the Nordic-European Public Investor Initiative aimed at providing concrete policy advice to the EU Commission.

Strategic advisor to
government-owned investor

NIS functions as a strategic advisor to a leading Nordic government-owned investor in regards to the development of strategy and business plan.

Coordinator of
Nordic Venture Network

NIS has coordinated the Nordic Venture Network, the club for the 12 leading Nordic technology Venture Capital firms, for more than 10 years.

Strategic advisor to
growing real estate company

NIS functions as a strategic advisor to a growing company in the real estate market in regards to financing opportunities and strategic planning.

Advisor to technology
companies

NIS functions as an advisor to several technology companies on strategy, planning for expansion, fund raising and financing.

M&A advisor to
Swedish midcap company

NIS has been the financial advisor to a leading Swedish midcap company and their owners as the company was acquired by a Nordic Private Equity firm.