An Investment and Development Agency for the Northern Netherlands, is an independent NV that through funding, acquisitions and as a catalyst for projects, strengthens the northern economy. NOM wants to stimulates economic activities and the increase of employment in the northern Netherlands. The focus is on innovative companies with cross-regional character. NOM Finance is a committed investor, bringing his knowledge and experience of investments, financing and its network of advisors to the companies in its portfolio. Through the participation in Carduso Capital, NOM strengthens the regional investment environment for new and growing businesses. NOM Finance has over € 75 million invested in 90 companies all located or planning to settle in Groningen, Friesland and Drenthe.