About Us

In 2015, Mercia was listed as the 2nd most active technology investor in Europe (https://www.cbinsights.com/blog/most-active-venture-capital-firms-globally-region/). A national investment business, Mercia is one of the UK’s most active early-stage investors, investing in technology start-ups and university spinouts with a specific geographic focus across the Midlands, the North and Scotland.
We invest from seed to series A providing our investees with a complete capital solution from seed and onwards. Our unique solution allows entrepreneurs to stay with us for the entirety of their funding journey. Furthermore, we pride ourselves in having a team comprised of proven business builders, the majority of whom are formerly exited entrepreneurs. We understand entrepreneurs and realise what it takes to grow and scale an exciting technology business within the UK.