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The Legal Landscape Series: Investing and Growth

Thursday 13 October 2022

4.30 - 6.00pm


Relevant to both new and established businesses, the Legal Landscape series aims to help business leaders build a stable corporate base from which to grow and one that gives more certainty to all current and future stakeholders including employees, customers and investors. 

Through presentation, case studies and discussion, attendees will leave reassured that their house is in order or aware of issues that they may wish to consider and address. 

Our October session focuses on securing investment for growth.

Topics will include: 

  • - An overview of funding opportunities available
  • - Understanding which approach is right for your business    
  • - Best practice approaches to planning for investment 
  • - Common pitfalls and how to avoid them


An opportunity to network follows.


Your Speakers:

Kath Shimmin is a Partner in the Banking and Finance Team and was elected Chair of Blake Morgan in 2021. She has over 25 years’ experience in the finance sector and acts for a broad range of clients. These include many clearing banks and institutional lenders as well as corporate borrowers and lenders, non-institutional lenders, individuals, not for profit entities and NGOs.

Susan Elliott is Senior Manager, UK Network - South East Region, British Business Bank. With experience of private sector consulting, providing strategic advice for scale-ups, managing public sector business support contracts and partnership funding, she now works with British Business Bank delivery partners and intermediaries to help SMEs access growth finance. 

This event is free to attend. Please register here

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