This eight week part time programme is designed exclusively for scale-ups looking to raise and negotiate their first round of institutional funding. We appreciate you have a business to run and so our workshops are designed to effectively target the fundamentals required to become investor ready.
As a programme participant you will receive continuous guidance and support throughout your fundraising journey, which includes:
Meet your fellow cohort and programme delivery team before jumping right in to getting investor ready
Understand the size of the prize and how to communicate your value proposition in the best way for for investors
Deep dive into your financial model and valuation, addressing the common pitfall and understanding best practice reporting
Understand your team needs and requirements, enhance your sales and marketing plan and develop your use of funds outline
Articulate your investor proposition and articulate your return on investment.
The final run through and feedback with guest investor panel before the big day
Understand the legal requirements and what to consider in the term sheets, follow up with any bespoke support and consolidate your investor documents
Your chance to pitch to our carefully selected, extensive network of Venture Capital firms, Family Offices and corporate venture capital firms.
Term sheet guidance and specialised brokering service helping you to negotiate your raise, on your terms.
The Accelerator Network
The Accelerator Network delivers a highly efficient range of support for high growth tech enabled startups and scaleups. Their award-winning activities unite information resources, bootcamps, industry coaching, business acceleration training and mentoring plus providing access to customers and capital to help emerging tech entrepreneurs build scalable, investable businesses. Over the last 6 years, The Accelerator Network has supported over 350 growth businesses to secure c£100m in equity funding and achieve post money valuations approaching £1bn.
White Horse Capital
Founded in 2008, White Horse Capital deliver end-to-end financial advisory, guidance and support for venture and growth stage corporates looking to raise capital or execute M&A transactions. They have an significant network of profiled investors (private equity, VC, family office, banks and angels) keen to invest in dynamic, well presented business opportunities and will work alongside you continuously during the fundraising process, helping to broker and negotiate a deal that’s right for you.