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Growth Investor Awards 2018

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Growth Investor Awards 2018

Grant Thornton growth finance team success at the 2018 Growth Investor Awards.

Our growth finance team are delighted to have been announced as the runner-up for the Industry Game Changer award, at the Growth Investor Awards 2018, organised by Intelligent Partnership.

The award recognises an individual, company, platform, product or service that has demonstrably improved practice, perception or engagement in the alternative investment industry. Grant Thornton were up against five other finalists: winner Seedrs, Runner up Grant Thornton UK LLP, ones to watch Outlier Ventures, Symvan Capital, Syndicate Room and Wealth Club.

Commenting on the result, Sarah Abrahams, Head of Growth Finance:

We are proud to have been recognised as an ‘Industry Game Changer’. It is testament to the hard-work and dedication of the growth finance team in their innovative market-approach.

Guy Tolhurst, managing director of Intelligent Partnership commented:

Grant Thornton has effectively used its wealth of expertise to nurture the potential opportunities for the SME market, increasing the potential for success and making a colossal difference to the companies it is supporting.

About the Growth Investor Awards

Launched in 2015, the Growth Investor Awards have rightly become a major focal point in the UK’s SME investment community calendar. The awards celebrate companies and individuals involved in putting investment to work in high-potential businesses. They honour those providing or helping to source investment and leading players that are helping to optimise growth capital for scaling UK companies.

About our growth finance team

We connect high-growth businesses with capital across corporate, private equity and finance communities. Specialising in debt and equity fundraises of up to £10 million, we support your business to grow and scale into the mid-market. We have an investor network of over 600 funders interested in this scale of opportunity. This means we can identify the most suited funding partner for your business. In the past year, our team has supported with the funding strategy of over 100 equity and debt transactions.

We are always keen to work with high-growth businesses. If you’re looking to raise external finance to grow your business contact our team or visit our services page to find out more information.