MERLIN ICT Webinar: Finance for Growth
Date And Time: Tuesday, 17 September 2019; 10:00 – 11:00 BST
Venue: Online

Understand how to raise the right finance for your growth plans

This webinar will enable you to:

• Understand the different types of finance available and advantages/disadvantages
• Select the right types of finance at the right stage for your growth journey
• Identify what investors are looking for

The webinar will be delivered by David Gill, MD of St John’s Innovation Centre. David previously set up and ran the Innovation & Technology Unit at HSBC bank and is a leading expert on access to finance. David is also a co-author of a number of publications on innovation and finance including the popular book, Show Me the Money – how to raise the cash to get your business of the ground. David is also a non-executive director of a crowdfunding business, SyndicateRoom Ltd.


The webinar will take place on 17 September, 10am (BST). You will be sent a link for the webinar so you are able to join the call. To find out more, please contact Tom Graver at or call 01223 421010.

This webinar is part of a wider Merlin programme. To find out more, please visit

About MERLIN project
MERLIN (Methodologies for Researcher Led Innovations) will support market-oriented researchers, SMEs and start-ups across Europe, to consider the full potential of their research and to shape ideas and outputs into innovations to be ready for market validation and commercialisation, by using modern needs-first, market-led methodologies.

MERLIN has been funded in the context of the Innovation Radar initiative of the European Commission, under the Digital Single Market strategy.