Organiser: SEMLEP Growth Hub
Date & Time: 8 Oct 2020 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm
Contact Email: [email protected]
We know that loan funding is often perceived to be ‘bad’ by businesses and intermediaries alike, whilst owners also believe that they will lose control of their business if they take equity investment. So why take the risk?
Join us to discuss how businesses can actually grow using external finance and dispel some of the myths about securing loan funding and raising equity investment.
10am-10.45am: Loan funding panel
Jacqueline Day, SEMLEP
Sara Davis, Skills4Stem
Victoria Copestake, ELEM
David Price, FSE
Graham Hall, Maven
Mark Standish, Fortus
11am.-11.45am: Equity investment panel
Gordon Sparke, SEMLEP
Paul Andrews, Zike
Georgina Hollis, MKIG
Stephen Windsor, Mercia
Jordan Lavender, Foresight
Simon Arkell, EMW
MEIF, supported by the European Regional Development Fund, provides commercially focused finance through Small Business Loans, Debt Finance, Proof-of-Concept and Equity Finance funds. MEIF aims to transform the finance landscape for smaller businesses in the South East Midlands and to realise the region’s potential to achieve economic growth through enterprise.
The Masterclass will cover: