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Barclays and Microsoft Event: Entrepreneurial Excellence: Growing your Business and Attracting Investment

Wednesday, 20 September, 2017
17:00 - 20:00
As the global political and economic environment has become more challenging and increasingly competitive, it is now more imperative than ever to ensure that businesses are robust and strong enough to continue to grow and take advantage of opportunities as they arise.

The utilisation of technology is also key to being at the forefront of the national and global race for advancement, and we have partnered with Microsoft who will discuss the latest innovations in this space and how businesses can keep one step ahead.

During the evening, Nick Page, Director Startups UK, Microsoft and Richard Gibson, Executive Chairman, SwiftKey will provide a keynote address, after which our panellists who will share their knowledge and learnings re attracting funding and investment, growing a business, and exiting in a dynamic and interactive panel session.

The panel will consist of:

  • Richard Baker, Partner, Acuity Advisors LLP
  • Richard Gibson, Executive Chairman, SwiftKey
  • Nick Page, Director Startups UK, Microsoft
  • Juliet Rogan, Head of High Growth & Entrepreneurs, Barclays

Further information on the speakers can be found here.

You will have the opportunity to interact and ask questions during the Q&A session, and continue this on an informal basis with the speakers during the reception afterwards.

Please respond by Wednesday 13 September by clicking More information and regsiter button.



Arrival, registration and refreshments


Welcome and keynote from Nick Page, Director Startups UK, Microsoft and Richard Gibson, Executive Chairman, SwiftKey


Panel discussion                                      


Q&A and wrap up


Networking and post-event reception


Event close








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