Nickleby Capital is a private investment company providing capital to accelerate growth in high potential companies. We are a team of entrepreneurs who take a more creative approach to investment and play an active role growing the businesses we invest in. We split our activities into three areas…

Nickleby Capital is a private investment company providing capital to accelerate growth in high potential companies. We are a team of entrepreneurs who take a more creative approach to investment and play an active role growing the businesses we invest in. We split our activities into three areas…

Investment

Investing capital to help your business grow

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Real Estate

Developing, operating and advising

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Advisory

Helping you take your company to the next level

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Private Equity

Investing capital to help your business grow

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Real Estate

Developing, operating and advising

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Advisory

Helping you take your company to the next level

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Our Team

MARCO SCHIAVO
MARCO SCHIAVOManaging Partner
PAUL SCHIAVO
PAUL SCHIAVOPartner
JEFF JEFFRIES
JEFF JEFFRIESPartner
SIMON MURPHY
SIMON MURPHYPartner
CHRIS UNDERHILL
CHRIS UNDERHILLVenture Partner
CHERYLE HART
CHERYLE HARTOperations
TOM HURST
TOM HURSTHead of Research
ANGELA HARRIS
ANGELA HARRISResearcher

Our Team

MARCO SCHIAVO
MARCO SCHIAVOManaging Partner
PAUL SCHIAVO
PAUL SCHIAVOPartner
JEFF JEFFRIES
JEFF JEFFRIESPartner
SIMON MURPHY
SIMON MURPHYPartner
CHRIS UNDERHILL
CHRIS UNDERHILLVenture Partner
CHERYLE HART
CHERYLE HARTOperations
TOM HURST
TOM HURSTHead of Research
ANGELA HARRIS
ANGELA HARRISResearcher

Advisory Board

Nickleby benefits from an immense network of hugely talented business leaders and investors that bring cross-sector expertise, introductions and advice. This includes FTSE 100 Chairmen, billionaires and industry luminaries.

Venture Partners

No one has a monopoly on great deals, and we want to work with the best talent to help us find and manage opportunities. If you’re a senior exec a proven track record and network, please get in touch to discuss how we can work together.

Advisory Board

Nickleby benefits from an immense network of hugely talented business leaders and investors that bring cross-sector expertise, introductions and advice. This includes FTSE 100 Chairmen, billionaires and industry luminaries.

Venture Partners

No one has a monopoly on great deals, and we want to work with the best talent to help us find and manage opportunities. If you’re a senior exec a proven track record and network, please get in touch to discuss how we can work together.

Investment

How do you define success in your business? Is it growth, lifestyle, cash out? Different outcomes require different inputs and we can help you explore the various options and what they will mean for you.

Sell your business

Sell part of your business

Agree a management buy out

Create and fund a strategy for growth

Whatever path is right for you, Nickleby can help drive your business forward and deal with some of the growing pains and roadblocks that might get in the way.

Get in touch

Investment

How do you define success in your business? Is it growth, lifestyle, cash out? Different outcomes require different inputs and we can help you explore the various options and what they will mean for you.

Sell your business

Sell part of your business

Agree a management buy out

Create and fund a strategy for growth

Whatever path is right for you, Nickleby can help drive your business forward and deal with some of the growing pains and roadblocks that might get in the way.

Get in touch

Real Estate

Real Estate is the world’s largest industry and biggest asset class. How buildings are designed, built, managed, bought, sold, and financed is changing and the property industry is traditionally a late adopter of technology.

Nickleby advises category leaders in both residential and commercial real estate globally, helping them to acquire assets.  Nickleby also invests in operators, creates opcos in partnership with landlords and helps find and negotiate sites to enable to the roll out of different concepts.

The Nickleby Real Estate team can:

  • Help you access both on and off-market assets

  • Find, vet, or create operating companies and teams

  • Secure funds with the best terms and deal structure

  • Raise institutional debt

  • Access latest technology and trends to accelerate innovation

Markets of interest include: 

  • Build to rent

  • Coliving

  • Student accommodation

  • Healthcare

  • Coworking

  • Fitness

  • Industrial

  • Affordable Housing

  • Education

  • Retirement

Our network of property owners, operators, and investors combined with our expertise and tech innovation allows us to improve yields and grow capital value.

Nickleby also owns its own residential developer and has built hundreds of units across Surrey and London. We build flats and houses in a range of new build schemes and take on new projects with and without planning.

Get in touch

Real Estate

Real Estate is the world’s largest industry and biggest asset class. How buildings are designed, built, managed, bought, sold, and financed is changing and the property industry is traditionally a late adopter of technology.

Nickleby advises category leaders in both residential and commercial real estate globally, helping them to acquire assets.  Nickleby also invests in operators, creates opcos in partnership with landlords and helps find and negotiate sites to enable to the roll out of different concepts.

The Nickleby Real Estate team can:

  • Help you access both on and off-market assets

  • Find, vet, or create operating companies and teams

  • Secure funds with the best terms and deal structure

  • Raise institutional debt

  • Access latest technology and trends to accelerate innovation

Markets of interest include: 

  • Fitness

  • Industrial

  • Affordable Housing

  • Education

  • Retirement

  • Build to rent

  • Coliving

  • Student accommodation

  • Healthcare

  • Coworking

Our network of property owners, operators, and investors combined with our expertise and tech innovation allows us to improve yields and grow capital value.

Nickleby also owns its own residential developer and has built hundreds of units across Surrey and London. We build flats and houses in a range of new build schemes and take on new projects with and without planning.

Get in touch

Advisory

If you want to sell your company or raise money we should talk. If it’s not a deal for us or you’re not ready to take investment we might still be able to work together on an advisory basis. Maybe you’re not sure what do to do next, or haven’t considered having a partner before? We can help you weigh up the options to find what works best for you.

As well as investing our own capital we have a track record of raising third party investment from a range of family offices, HNWIs, and institutional money and we can help you craft a compelling narrative and find the best value-add investors.

Our advisory service helps get companies get investor ready by working on strategy, leadership team, financials and investor deck. We can also help boost underlying performance so that you’re going to market on the back of quarter on quarter growth.

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  • Work with owners and managers to get investor ready

  • Mentor CEOs and senior leadership teams

  • Advise on strategy

  • Provide balanced and insightful judgement

  • Build boards and improve corporate governance

  • Forecast builds and dashboards

  • Sales and marketing audit and improvement

  • Lead capital raises, both equity and debt

  • Maximise value ahead of exit or fundraise

  • Negotiate deal terms

Advisory

If you want to sell your company or raise money we should talk. If it’s not a deal for us or you’re not ready to take investment we might still be able to work together on an advisory basis. Maybe you’re not sure what do to do next, or haven’t considered having a partner before? We can help you weigh up the options to find what works best for you.

As well as investing our own capital we have a track record of raising third party investment from a range of family offices, HNWIs, and institutional money and we can help you craft a compelling narrative and find the best value-add investors.

Our advisory service helps get companies get investor ready by working on strategy, leadership team, financials and investor deck. We can also help boost underlying performance so that you’re going to market on the back of quarter on quarter growth.

  • Work with owners and managers to get investor ready

  • Mentor CEOs and senior leadership teams

  • Advise on strategy

  • Provide balanced and insightful judgement

  • Build boards and improve corporate governance

  • Forecast builds and dashboards

  • Sales and marketing audit and improvement

  • Lead capital raises, both equity and debt

  • Maximise value ahead of exit or fundraise

  • Negotiate deal terms

Get in touch