“I would say the programme exceeded my expectations. I didn’t expect to get such a wide range of brilliant seminars alongside all the available mentor support.” Cohort 1 participant

The Invest East Investment Readiness Programme is looking for suitably qualified and experienced individuals from a wide range of backgrounds to join our pool of experienced professionals who can mentor and work with businesses to help them reach their full potential. This may be as little as a half hour phone call to a series of meetings with an individual company, or engagement with a number of businesses with similar needs in a workshop setting.

We are looking for experienced investors, business founders, professionals, coaches and mentors with experience in the following areas:

  • Accessing and raising investment (VC, Angels, Debt Finance, Grants)
  • Finance (including Tax, S/EIS knowledge)
  • Legal Services
  • Sector specialisms
  • Intellectual Property
  • Market Analysis
  • Marketing and Branding
  • Planning and Forecasting
  • Management
  • Pitching
  • Business Growth and Scale up
  • Human Resources

The businesses participating in the Investment Readiness Programme are from a diverse range of sectors and experience level so require support across a range of areas.

For more information call the Investment Readiness Team on 01603 592548 or sign up via the following link bit.ly/UEATenders. The tender number is 830.