NOM is the regional development agency for the Northern Netherlands and comprises the three Northernmost provinces – Groningen, Friesland and Drenthe – which together form the economic region TopDutch. Their objective is to stimulate the economy and employment in the Northern Netherlands by investing in promising companies, attracting new companies, sharing knowledge and experience with entrepreneurs and by making their large network available to anyone who can benefit from it.
NOM provides venture capital to companies in the Northern Netherlands. NOM also invests in management buy-ins, management buyouts and acquisitions. The focus sectors are: Green Chemistry, Energy, WaterTech, Life Sciences and Health, HTSM, ICT and AgriFood. NOM’s financing ranges from € 50k to € 2.5M and can include subordinated loans or share capital.