Funding for start-ups and entrepreneurs.

Funding for start-ups and entrepreneurs.

Book 15 minute (plus) conversations with investors in your local area, to pitch your idea and potentially get start-up funding.

Check out your local investors 
Book chats with investors.

Book chats with investors.

The Funding Room facilitates that first all-important meeting between entrepreneurs and local potential investors. The first meeting can take place online (using video chat), via telephone, or through meeting in person at a venue of your choice – it’s entirely up to you.

Find out how it works 
Are you an investor?

Are you an investor?

No need to leave the comfort of your chair. Join The Funding Room to get advice and meet entrepreneurs and high-growth businesses online.

Become a funding room investor 

Breakthrough for small business funding with SEIS

SEIS stands for the Seed Enterprise Investment Scheme, a government scheme which offers significant tax breaks to investors in the UK. This has given rise to a sharp increase in the number of investors creating a portfolio of small business investments.

Read more about SEIS in Advice.

  • No idea is too obscure. The Funding Room investors are interested in inspiring ideas from a vast range of sectors.
  • Get strategic direction. Booking a meeting in The Funding Room is a great incentive to build your pitch and try it out on real investors.
  • Make it big. Talking to investors in The Funding Room could secure you up to £100,000 in new business funding.