Virgin StartUp is the Virgin Group's not-for-profit, designed to help the UK's entrepreneurs build sustainable businesses that thrive.
Applications are now open for Virgin StartUp’s 5-week investor readiness programme, Crowdboost, for start-ups looking to raise investment. To date the programme has had a 80% success rate, with 20 companies from the past cohorts successfully raising over £8.5M through both public (crowdfunding) and private (Angel/VC) funding rounds. The programme provides everything a founder needs in order to be ready to go out and be investor ready. Find out more here: virg.in/UNgFind out more about what Virgin StartUp can do for your business today.
|Services Provided||Accountancy and Financial Advice, Business Advisors and Mentoring, Debt Finance, Incubator / Accelerator, Investor Training, Legal Services, Live Pitch Presentations, Media and Communications|
|Regions Covered||National, Continental Europe|
|Investment Range||Less than £150k, £150k - £250k, £250k - £500k, £500k - £1m|
|Sectors Considered||Advertising and Publishing, Aerospace and Defence, Automobile and Transport, Business Products and Services, Clean Tech and Eco Innovation, Computing and Electronics, Consumer and e-commerce, Consumer Technology, Creative Arts and Entertainment, Digital Media and Content, Fashion and Design, Fin Tech, Financial and Professional Services, Food and Drink, Healthcare, Med Tech and Digital Health, Internet of Things, Life Sciences, Logistics and Distribution, Materials and Manufacturing, Mobile and Telecoms, Renewables and Energy, Retail, Social Impact|
|Company Initial Fee||Depending on service|
|Company Success Fee||Crowdboost= 2.5% of funding secured|
|Company Advisory Fee||N/A|