Davinci vision


A management consultancy with a difference, daVinci Ventures provides specialist services and practical support for high-technology companies.  With a focus on early-stage start-ups and research spin-out projects, we provide hands-on help across all stages from producing the business plans to raising investment and growing a successful business.

We understand your business – the risks associated with technology development, turning new ideas into new business, the demands and challenges of delivering high growth in competitive markets.  Based on experience spanning over 30 years across a range of sectors we will be your critical partner in achieving your goals.


Strategic Direction

Strategic Direction

Successful businesses have strong Boards, supportive investors and a clear strategy.  But our world is changing rapidly and new technologies are disrupting ‘old world’ thinking.

Market Research

Market Research

Seasoned entrepreneurs often wish they’d put more effort into researching the market before starting up in business. Sound knowledge of your market is key to success of your business – and crucial if you are looking to attract investment.

Business Development

Business Development

Young companies need specialist sales and marketing skills right from the start. And often they find it difficult to develop relationships at the right level with potential partners.

Intermin Management

Business Planning

Good planning is the secret of success for businesses looking to grow beyond the start-up phase.  A sound business plan is essential for successful fundraising.


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Winds of Change at the UK Met Office

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