UMi helps start-ups avoid costly mistakes

On Monday 6th November UMi welcomes businesses to Navigators Point for an informative event for entrepreneurs looking for the best finance options to start their business. 

As part of Business Finance Week 2023, British Business Bank have created a series of events to help smaller businesses learn all about the different finance options available to support their growth. 

The campaign involves a series 27 free in-person events, webinars and resources being delivered by British Business Bank alongside several partners- including UMi. 

The week begins by taking a look at the first steps to starting a business with finance. From business loans and grants to angel investment and pre-seed funding, there’s a whole ecosystem of support available but choosing the right product can be a challenge. 

The event hosted by UMi will share useful guidance and tips on the financial help that can be accessed by start-ups, as well as hear from other like-minded founders that will give an honest account of their journey and all they’ve achieved so far. 

In addition to this, a panel of experts will discuss and share their knowledge followed by networking opportunities to make connections and exchange finance tips. 

Speakers include: 

  • Nicki Clark, CEO, UMi 
  • Shaun Fooy, Senior Manager, UK Network- North East and Tees Valley, British Business Bank 
  • Nicola Kilkenny, Local Enterprise Manager, NatWest 

Nicki Clark OBE, UMi Chief Executive said: “We’re thrilled to support British Business Bank during Business Finance Week and welcome aspiring entrepreneurs to Navigators Point. 

“At UMi we pride ourselves on helping businesses thrive, and this is a perfect opportunity to do that. It promises to be a crucial event for those looking to start their next business venture and find the right financial support to do so. 

There will be plenty of knowledge, connections, coffee, and pastries, so come hungry to do more and go further.” 

To reserve your place at this FREE event, follow the link below: