Funding for start-ups and entrepreneurs.

Funding for start-ups and entrepreneurs.

Book meaningful conversations with investors in your local area, to pitch your idea and potentially get the start-up funding your business needs, or the scale up finance to get you to the next level.

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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?

Become an investor with The Funding Room to get great opportunities locally and meet entrepreneurs and or high-growth businesses online. Help the next generation of entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground or a validated enterprise scale to the next level. Bring your experience and business acumen to the party and hopefully make a difference plus a great return.

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. Most of our investors are very keen to mentor and have strategic skills in crucial areas. You are not just going to get investment but very probably vital advice and help in growing your business on the back of their experience.
  • Make it big. Talking to investors in The Funding Room could secure you between £5000 and £500,000 in new business funding.