At Apprentify, we pride ourselves on our Digital and Technical apprenticeship offerings. We have a unique approach to finding, recruiting, and training the best apprenticeship talent from start to finish. We have taken our time to develop specialist programmes to advance careers and develop teams.
Not only do we offer apprenticeships, but we also have a variety of short courses ranging from coding and data analytics, all the way to Leadership Training. www.apprentify.com
Barclays is proud to have an established history of supporting businesses across the North West.
Our clients have access to regular sector thought-leadership material and we hold regular networking events, designed to offer valuable industry insight, as well as facilitate new business connections.
For more information please visit barclays.com/corporatebanking
ECI Partners is a leading growth-focussed private equity firm, investing alongside ambitious managements teams in deals valued up to £300m.
We have over 35 years’ experience investing across the northern tech sector, with investments including CPOMS, Imagesound, Mobysoft and Moneypenny.
Our track record of success means we’ve learned how to help businesses overcome the challenges of an ever-changing world.
For more information please visit ecipartners.com
OBI Property is a privately owned real estate firm that focuses on providing innovative advice to a range of national and international clients.
Our core purpose is to offer complete real estate knowledge that makes businesses more successful by applying the “OBI Difference”, a totally integrated approach which involves our combined skillsets contributing to any work we undertake. It is this consistent approach to anything we do that enables us to exceed client expectations and provide an exceptional service level that is not matched by our competitors.
For more information please visit OBI Property.co.uk
Ready to support you – wherever law, business and government interact Squire Patton Boggs is a full-service global law firm. We provide insight at the point where law, business and government meet, giving you a voice, supporting your ambitions and achieving successful outcomes.
For more information please visit squirepattonboggs.com/en
Aquiline Capital Partners is one of the leading investing firms focused on private equity, growth and venture capital opportunities in financial services and technology across the US and Europe.
For more information please visit aquiline.com
Berenberg is one of the oldest private banks Berenberg can trace its roots back to 1590 when the brothers Hans and Paul Berenberg established their firm in Hamburg. It is the oldest owner-managed private bank in Germany and one of the oldest banks in the world.
For more information please visit berenberg.de
Bruntwood SciTech is the UK’s leading provider of office, lab and scientific services for the science and technology sector. A 50:50 joint venture between Bruntwood and Legal & General, our network of innovation districts connects the UK’s most ambitious cities, regions and science and technology communities through collaboration and a unique public, private, academic, clinical partner network.
For more information please visit bruntwood.co.uk/scitech
FJR Executive, is a specialist practice within FJR Group. We focus on executive searches within Finance, Technology, HR along with commercial leadership positions for technology and private equity backed companies.
Founded in 2011, we now operate out of Manchester, London and Edinburgh so have the network and talent pool nationwide to support your business growth and success.
We are committed to providing candidates and clients with the highest levels of expertise associated with large recruitment agencies and the levels of service and enthusiasm that only an independent consultancy can offer. To help us achieve this stand by our ambitious mission statement - “to always exceed the service expectations of our candidates and clients.
For more information, please visit fjrgroup.com.
Inflexion is a mid-market private equity firm, investing in high growth, entrepreneurial businesses with ambitious management teams and working in partnership with them to accelerate growth.
Inflexion’s flexible approach allows it to back both majority and minority investments, typically investing £10m to £400m of equity in each deal.
Funds advised by Inflexion Private Equity Partners LLP have funds under management of c. £7.1bn.
For more information please visit inflexion.com
London Stock Exchange plc (LSE) helps to match international capital with the best ideas. We are the largest and most active stock exchange in Europe and since the start of the pandemic, have helped British and international businesses to raise approximately £100 billion.
We see the real impact that IPOs have on companies and communities and are proud to continue to work with our fellow partners in helping Northern Tech companies aim higher. In 2021, a total of 126 companies listed on the London Stock Exchange, 20 of which were from the North.
For more information please visit londonexchange.com
YFM Equity Partners are specialist, independently owned, venture capital and private equity investors, with over £400 million of funds under management.
Celebrating our 40th year of investing experience, we seek to unlock value and growth potential by providing up to £10 million to fuel the development of scale-up businesses throughout the UK regions. We do this by helping our portfolio companies grow sales and marketing, invest in the product roadmap, launch new initiatives, expand into new markets, and upgrade technologies and systems.
In partnership with management teams we create long-term shareholder value whilst targeting a positive environmental and economic impact on the communities in which we work.