Join us at our first Question Time webinar where you can pose questions on how to maximise the value of your business to specialists from BDO, Venner Shipley and SETsquared on Tuesday 2 February.
Our panel of experts will guide you through the typical lifecycle of an innovative business, and provide practical insights into the key commercial, financial and intellectual property (IP) issues businesses should consider to maximise value at each stage.
We will be covering topics, including:
- Barriers to fundraising
- Attracting investors
- Securing & leveraging IP valuations
- Maximising cash repayments from HMRC
Head of Innovation Tax, BDO South East
Kevin has 20 years’ experience of providing strategic advice to growing, entrepreneurial companies to maximise tax reliefs and significantly improve cash flow.
UK & European patent attorney, Venner Shipley IP
Anton specialises in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. He advises start-up companies and SMEs, particularly in the life sciences sector, where building a valuable patent portfolio is vital for their future investment.
Digital Innovation Sector Lead at the SETsquared Scale Up Programme.
Christopher is responsible for supporting high-growth start-ups to secure venture capital investment and R&D funding to build and commercialise breakthrough technology solutions.
CHAIRED BY DR WILL LOVEGROVE
Head of Technology Transfer, University of Surrey
Will is responsible for managing and growing the pipeline of University-wide commercialisation opportunities.