AccelerateHER finalist and award winning bike-wear and outdoor apparel designer and founder of FINDRA, Alex Feechan, named as a rising star of 2016 by Business Insider, has secured growth investment from TRICapital, Investing Women and The Scottish Investment Bank – the investment arm of Scottish Enterprise, Scotland’s main economic development agency. On the board alongside … continue reading.
We were lucky enough to catch up with Stephen Ingledew from Standard Life earlier and he has written this inspiring blog for female entrepreneurs and women thinking about going into business; ‘Women entrepreneurs are on the rise in the UK and there is much we can all embrace and learn from this entrepreneur spirit and diversity. This … continue reading.
Jackie Waring, our CEO & Founder’s recent trip to Silicon Valley prompted her to reflect more about the gender gap in venture funding and the important place women have as angel investors. Here’s her blog: To read the rest of this blog please click here: http://www.scottishentrepreneur.com/2016/05/10/jackie-waring-california-dreaming/
It’s been a pleasure to work alongside Investing Women for over 12 months. We initially benefitted from their network of mentors who were able to help encourage a more entrepreneurial vision amongst some of our ‘up and coming’ female staff. More recently IW has invested in TC BioPharm, as both companies have a shared vision … continue reading.
Award winning condiment company, Gusto Artisan Foods’ ambition, is to be the leading market innovator in the field of functional foods by developing a unique range of cutting edge products, converging science, technology and nutrition, to assist in the fight against a wide range of lifestyle related diseases, ailments and conditions. Utilising product and ingredient … continue reading.