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Mayor of London

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who is eligible to apply?

    • Applying businesses should be at start-up to scale-up and actively raising investment in the range of £250k-£3m and demonstrate their businesses has strong opportunity for growth and meets a current market need. Businesses should be London-based or have a strong connection to London through employees, investors or advisers based in the Capital.

  • What is the process?

    • Once the deadline for applications closes all applications will be reviewed the TechInvest expert judging panel who will be looking to pinpoint 10 leading businesses that demonstrate growth opportunity and a solution to clear market needs.

  • What happens if I am selected to pitch?

    • The top 10 businesses selected will be asked to book in their 1-to-1 session with UKBAA for a bespoke pitch rehearsal session in preparation for their 5-minute pitch to an investor only audience at the exclusive TechInvest showcase. Businesses selected to pitch will also receive exclusive access to UKBAA’s Deal Share Platform – a one of a kind investor marketplace for profiling and sharing your deal.

  • Who attends the showcase?

    • The TechInvest Showcase is an investor only event with access given exclusively to those actively deploying capital into the early-stage investment space. Each showcase welcomes 100-120 Angels, Angel Groups, Syndicates and VC funds to hear from the top 10 businesses presenting their business pitch



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