Date: Thursday 22nd February 2018
Time: 12.30- 2.00pm
Venue: KPMG (39-41 Athol Street)

This will be an informal session where you will be able to find out more about the Government's Enterprise Development Scheme (EDS) from the managers of the scheme (SPARK Impact). The EDS supports businesses at various points of their development from Start-Ups to Scale-Ups and SME’s of up to 250 staff.

The Scheme can develop a package of funding to suit your investment needs, this can involve loan funds, mezzanine, equity investments or a mixture of the three.  Funding opportunities range from £20k to £1million, with options varying depending on the size and maturity of your business. 
Christine Walters and Mike Bakewell, Investment Managers for the scheme will be on hand to discuss the options available.  If you are an entrepreneur wishing to start your own business, or an early stage or established SME looking to scale the EDS can be used to fund your growth.

A sandwich lunch will be provided, for catering purposes please email to register your attendance.

There is no cost to attend this session.

Members of the Bridge team will also be on hand to answer any questions about our angel network and the mentoring and assistance available to both individuals and companies. We will also shortly be announcing details of 'PITCH IT' at ISLEXPO so if you're interested in a pitch slot please watch this space!