Venue: RISE Manchester
Date: 1st November 2016
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PANEL 1: Start-up success beyond the M25
This session features successful northern entrepreneurs and industry commentators.
Topic: The barriers and opportunities in starting up in the North, the scope for fast growth, and the role Northern businesses can play on a global scale.
Amman Ahmed, Founder/CEO, rormix and roundwaves
Paul Haydock, Co-founder/CEO, DueCourse
Aaron McGrath, Director of Sales, Microsoft Bing Ads UK
Mark Varley, Managing Partner, Havas Media Manchester
Jeremy Ambrose, Excellence Engineer for the North of England, Entrepreneurial Spark
PANEL 2: Tech Invest North Investor panel
This session features sophisticated senior investors giving their expert view on the marketplace.
Oliver Woolley, Co-founder & CEO, Envestors
James Bedford, Head of Investment Strategy, Tech North
Andy Thomas, Head of Investments – Greater Manchester Loan Fund, Maven Capital Partners
Ben Partridge, Director, Ashby House
Wayne Thomas, Investment Director, Enterprise Ventures
David Smith, Director at Dow Schofield Watts Corporate Finance
Remaining five presentations