Who should apply?
The Investor Catalyst is run as a competitive process aimed at improving participants’ investment proposition and ensuring that only the most viable and exciting opportunities are presented at the final showcase. Participants benefit from tailored support and training across three half-day workshop delivered by the catalyst partners, experienced fund-raisers and industry leaders as well as one-to-one mentoring by active investors to ensure participants are well prepared. Following initial workshops, the finalists, invited to pitch on the 26th November, are selected by a panel of established investors.
The Investment Catalyst is open to businesses for Norfolk, Suffolk and Cambridgeshire and specifically targets established high-growth companies raising post-seed/A-round size investments (>£1m). The Catalyst programme is sector agnostic to include sectors such as; life-science, med-tech, digital/ICT, agri-tech, engineering/manufacturing and logistics.