NWH Group has joined London Stock Exchange Group’s international business support and capital raising ecosystem, ELITE.
ELITE is a programme of structured engagement to develop and support ambitious and high quality private companies through their next stage of growth. Over 100 UK companies make up the 750 strong international ELITE community of companies, advisers and investors.
Mark Williams, Managing Director at NWH Group, said: “This marks an exciting milestone in the development of our business, and will be instrumental in our continued growth and success.”
Umerah Akram, Head of ELITE UK, London Stock Exchange, said: “I’m excited to present the latest group of UK companies to join ELITE, a clear demonstration of the country’s ability to grow great businesses. These companies drive innovation, employment, and create opportunities for us all.
“ELITE is committed to giving the British business stars of the future the very best chance to succeed, providing them with access to appropriate expertise and capital. It is a unique, strong community of the best and most dynamic entrepreneurs, advisers, investors and business school academics from the UK, Europe and around the world.”
Partnered with Imperial College Business School, ELITE delivers a three part service of education, business support, mentoring and access to a network of professionals fostering growth and innovation. The programme is 18 months long and has three key aspects:
Get Ready: A comprehensive programme, delivered with entrepreneurs, industry experts, investors, private/public companies and advisers to stimulate organisational review and change.
Get Fit: Practical and technical workshops designed to reflect on company-specific issues and plan for change with the support of the ELITE Partner network.
Get Value: Capitalise on the benefits of the first two phases to access new business opportunities and funding options.
ELITE is a full-service programme designed to help ambitious companies prepare and structure for the next stage of growth through the access to long term financing opportunities. It is a unique offering for scale-ups across Europe and beyond, providing a comprehensive training programme and extensive access to the business and financial community. The ELITE Club Deal private placement platform, launched earlier in 2017, will also help streamline the capital raising process for ELITE companies.
For further information on the programme, companies and the full list of partners, please go to: www.elite-growth.com