The NBC Team has a wealth of experience in private equity and in multiple disciplines that all add value to NBC as a Manager of investments. We also pride ourselves on having a strong reputation for conducting business with integrity and professionalism. The firm is dedicated to handling all transactions with straightforward communication, fairness and commitment. We have deliberately focused on developing a stable, experienced team of people who work cohesively and whose skills complement each other.

Bruce Scott

Bruce Scott – Managing Director

Bruce is a co-founder of NBC Capital. His career spans 30+ years in corporate advisory and as a private equity investor. Prior to running a successful Private Equity Firm for over 15 years, Bruce ran a corporate advisory firm specialising in owner-operated middle market business. He also worked within the Brokerage industry. Bruce is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.


Shane Lawrence – General Partner

Shane joined NBC in May 2001. Shane is an experienced company director with 15 years in private equity along with 13 years in the corporate world, SME management roles, and running his own business. Shane co-founded Blue Sky Partners, an SME consulting intermediary, providing business strategy and capital raising services. Shane possesses strong skills in business strategy, business development, research, process re-engineering and plan execution. Shane holds a MBA, a Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance and Investment and a Diploma of Company Directors Course from AICD. He is also a Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australasia (Finsia) and a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Kalum de silva

Kalum de Silva - Investment Director

Kalum joined NBC in 2005. Kalum has been in Private Equity for over nine years overseeing different projects across several industries. Altogether, Kalum has 17 years of experience in International Businesses, M&A and Business Process Improvements. Apart from his Masters of Business Administration (MBA) and Masters of Professional Accounting (MPA), Kalum is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

In addition to our Senior Team we are very well supported by our Chief Financial Officer, Office Manager and Analysts.