In this E Club and CISI event, a panel chaired by the London Stock Exchange will discuss funding opportunities for new ventures seeking to scale up.


Funding available for scale ups - a discussion with the London Stock Exchange

📅17 January 2018
18:30 - 20:00 (1 hour 30 minutes)


👤Mark Fahy (Chair), Head of UK Small & Mid-Cap Companies, London Stock Exchange

👤George Mackintosh, Founder of Testplant; Entrepreneur in Residence and Business School Associate

👤Dr Alessandro Rosiello, Senior Lecturer in Entrepreneurship & Innovation, University of Edinburgh Business School

👤Mark Simmers, CEO, Celtic Renewables

👤David Ovens , Chief Operating Officer, Archangel Investors Ltd


Join us at this Entrepreneurship Club (E Club) event with CISI (the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment) for a discussion about the scaling journey for new ventures and the role that the London Stock Exchange can play in this process.

Mark Fahy will outline the LSE’s ‘ELITE’ programme of structured engagement that develops and supports ambitious private companies through their next stage of growth through the delivery of education, business support, mentoring and access to an ecosystem of professionals fostering growth and innovation.

Mark will then chair a panel that comprises both entrepreneurs and investors, who will discuss the many funding models and options available to scale ups.

Registration and coffee will be available at 18:00, and the talk commences at 18:30-20:00. The evening will conclude with a networking reception.


University of Edinburgh Business School
29 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, Lothian EH8 9JS, United Kingdom

Further information


👤 Events team
📞 +44 (0)131 651 5320