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Investors-in-Residence Announce New Dates at Engine Shed

Published on November 10, 2017

Investors-in-Residence have announced new dates at Engine Shed, as part of the popular service launched earlier this year.

Deepbridge Capital, ADV, Bristol & Bath Regional Capital, Ignite, and Episode One will be at Engine Shed one day per month, providing expert advice, non-obligatory consultations, pitch feedback, and insight into what investors are looking for.

The service typically books up fast, so don’t miss out on your chance to meet with an expert investor before the year is through.

Confirmed investors and dates for 2017/18 are:

Simon Tutton of Deepbridge Capital (for profit investments) will be providing feedback and guidance to innovative companies as part of Engine Shed’s Investor-in-Residence service. Deepbridge hopes to provide practical advice as well as potentially finding tech and life sciences innovation that meet their investment criteria and join their portfolio of funded companies.
Simon will be at Engine Shed on:

  • 13th November
  • 15th January
  • 12th February

 David Fogel of ADV (for profit investments) is looking to build a platform that invests in 200 tech companies every year. ADV raised £150m end of last year to start investing across the UK, with 19 investments in the last 5 months, the smallest being £50k and the biggest being £9m.
David will be at Engine Shed on:

  • 22nd November
  • 17th January

 Ed Rowberry of Bristol and Bath Regional Capital (BBRC) (social enterprise investments) will be able to help entrepreneurs are looking to put purpose at the heart of their activity. BBRC is a community-minded investment company working with local people, companies and institutions in the West of England to catalyse regional change. They are happy to meet with charities looking to develop new delivery models, as well as public sector organisations who want to rethink the way they deliver their services.
Ed will be at Engine Shed on:

  • 22nd November
  • 18th December
  • 15th January
  • 12th February
  • 19th March

Ignite is the UK’s first distributed start up support and investment network. They help founders from all over the UK take their start up to the next level by providing all the support of a traditional accelerator programme without the need for relocation. Dates TBC.

 Epsiode One is run by a team of experienced investors and operators with a previous track record of investing in companies such as Shazam, Zoopla, Betfair and Fanduel. The fund has made 22 investments to date across a range of different sectors and is looking to support the next wave of UK companies with global ambitions. Dates TBC.

 Each team will offer one day a month, with hourly slots between 10am and 3pm. To book a session with any of our Investors-in-Residence, or for more information, click here.