1st December 2023- 0 comments
Lakmal Walawage, a Partner specialising in intellectual property at JMW Solicitors, looks at the impact of generative AI on IP and what investors should consider.
18th August 2023- 0 comments
Steven Mooney, Founder of FundMyPitch, looks at what startups need to look like to attract investors
28th July 2023- 0 comments
Rasha Almasri of Fastercapital looks at the fundamental things entrepreneurs need to know if they want to attract angel investment.
9th June 2023- 0 comments
“Funding for startups can be a tough game, and it's getting tougher,” says Grubby Founder Martin Holden-White. “Investors are less active than they have been in previous years and are much more focused on profitability than growth. Therefore, you need to have something unique and on a short path to profitability to peak interest.”
26th May 2023- 0 comments
Fiona Hudson-Kelly, author of ‘Grow and Sell your Startup', identifies some of the main issues which female entrepreneurs face in scaling their businesses and offers her perspective on how to overcome them.
In the UK women run around 29% of small businesses and just 1% of trade businesses. Interestingly, during the pandemic we saw increasing numbers of all-female-led businesses with 145,200 being incorporated in 2021 ? nearly three times the number in 2018.
5th May 2023- 0 comments
EBAN interviewed Lars Rasmussen, co-founder of Google Maps and angel investor in Canva, ahead of his keynote talk at the EBAN Congress 2023.
5th May 2023- 0 comments
Caroline Sai, head of Angels Santé (Angels4health) & EBAN Board Member, talks about the importance for investors of communicating with entrepreneurs seeking funding - even if it is to say 'no'.
14th April 2023- 0 comments
In recent years, there has been a growing focus on gender diversity in the investment world, both in the venture capital and angel investment spaces. As the President of EBAN, I am proud to say that we have made gender diversity a priority in our organization, and we have seen the benefits of doing so.
6th April 2023- 0 comments
Tim Pryce chair of biomaterial start-up Cellexcel, looks at how to get a business from the Univeristy R&D lab into the commercial world.
31st March 2023- 0 comments
New research* from Pragmatic Semiconductor has revealed that more than three in five (61%) UK science and technology business leaders surveyed agree** British investors are too risk-averse. This comes as new financial support measures were announced in the Spring Budget to support the UK’s ambition to become a ‘science and technology superpower’.
3rd February 2023- 0 comments
Fiona Hudson-Kelly, author of ‘Grow and Sell your Startup’, shares her insights....
20th January 2023- 0 comments
Following the launch of the RCA's first Design & Impact S/EIS Fund, a £5 million multi-sector fund investing in early-stage Royal College of Art companies - managed by Infinity Asset Management - we spoke to InnovationRCA Director Dr Nadia Danhash to find out more....