Could additional funding unlock the true potential of your business?
Why not join us at our free Fundraising breakfast seminar and find out?
This seminar will highlight the variety of funding available for businesses, whether that is for working capital requirements, new capital equipment, facilitating changes in ownership or acquisitions.
Our seminar will de-mystify the funding process giving the views of corporate financiers, a bank and a venture capitalist. This will highlight the types of funding available and how to approach funders to give you the best chance of success.
Date Thursday 29 September 2016
Time Refreshments from 8.00 for 8.30am start
Close Presentations and Q&A to close 10.00am
Location Cedar House | 63 Napier St | Sheffield | S11 8HA (Satnav S11 8HN)
Andy Ryder, Corporate Finance Partner at Shorts - Andy has over 15 year’s Corporate Finance experience, principally gained at national firms PKF and subsequently BDO. He has advised on numerous transactions across a range of sectors and deal sizes from <£1m up to £50m. He has experience of raising debt, equity and mezzanine finance and has also undertaken a large number of due diligence assignments for funders.
Matt Milnes, Corporate Finance Manager of Shorts – Matt qualified and spent 11 years at a local accountancy firm (the latter 4 years in the corporate finance team) following which he joined the Commercial team of Lloyds Bank Plc spending 2 years supporting clients with their lending needs. This gave him a great insight into credit, security and bank processes which he is now able to apply to support Shorts’ corporate finance clients.
David Burgess, Business Development Director at Yorkshire Bank - David has 27 years’ experience in banking, the last 5 years with Yorkshire Bank. The majority of his career he has spent assisting owner managed businesses with their banking requirements. During his career he has gained a good understanding of the many and varied issues that businesses can face and uses this knowledge to help support his clients with their growth and finance plans.
Nigel Owens, Investment & Portfolio Director at YFM Equity Partners - Nigel has been investing in growing businesses at YFM Equity Partners since 2005. Prior to this he spent 5 years at Deloitte in London, supporting engineering, technology, software and telecoms businesses with transactions and restructuring. He started his career in production engineering and logistics. Nigel is based in Sheffield and works across Yorkshire, the North East and Scotland.
As spaces are limited and these events are always well attended we would respectfully request that bank representatives and professionals in practice do not book places at this event.