BVCA reveals the best North West companies of 2017

Sep 15, 2017
BVCA reveals the best North West companies of 2017

The British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association (BVCA) is delighted to announce the winners of the North West Management Team Awards, our annual celebration of UK companies supported by private equity and venture capital funds, produced in association with Grant Thornton UK LLP.

Now in their ninth year, the BVCA Management Team Awards showcases brilliant businesses across the country that have shown outstanding performance over the past 12 months.

The North West winners were announced and presented with their prizes last night at their annual North West Dinner, held at the Hilton Manchester Deansgate. All the winners will now go into the national final to compete against other business from around the UK, with the national winners revealed at the BVCA Gala Dinner on 30 November in London.

The full list of winners for the North West Management Team Awards 2017:

Travel Counsellors Equistone Partners Europe Large Company  Management Team


NorthEdge Capital Mid-Market Management Team
Elucigene Diagnostics Percipient Capital Venture-backed Management Team
The Alchemist Bars and Restaurants


Palatine Private Equity Growth Management Team
Excelsior Technologies


Enact Business Transformation Management Team

Steve O’Hare, chair of the North West judging panel and Senior Partner at Equistone Partners Europe, said: “The North West is renowned as a hotbed for UK business and innovation, and the winners of the BVCA North West Management Team awards are all perfect illustrations of the dynamic and vibrant community we have here. Congratulations to all of them and the best of luck in the national final.”


Neelam Parmar, Marketing Manager, Utiligroup

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