Seedfunds, Start-ups and Spin-outs

So what’s involved in starting up a company and setting out in business, especially if you want to grow rapidly?  Where do you turn for that early funding?

Come along to find out:  Friday 13th December, 12:00 – 14:00,

Venue: Seminar Room 2, Institute for Manufacturing


Dr Darrin Disley, CEO of Horizon Discovery, recently recognised by the Deloitte Technology ‘Fast 50’ for its 1027% growth rate over five years, will relate his experience and lessons learned in setting up Horizon

Anne Dobrée, Head of Seed Funds at Cambridge Enterprise will describe the seed fund landscape and the funds available from Cambridge Enterprise

This is the second in a series of seminars co-promoted by the Engineering Departments theme of “Inspiring research through industrial collaboration” and the IfM’s Research Capability Development Programme

Numbers limited – so if you’d like to come, please contact Charles Boulton ( to register your interest and your request for lunch.


Author: innovationcoaching

I consult and coach in innovation and its management, based in the UK but working nearly anywhere. This blog is just a few musings, observations and evolving thinking. I look forward to your comments

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