How to grow a fast growth business in fast changing times



How to grow a fast growth business in fast changing times


DATE: Wednesday 9 March 2016
TIME: 18:00 - 21:00
VENUE: Covent Garden Hotel, London

How to grow a fast growth business in fast changing times

Formerly Chief Executive of LOVEFiLM, Simon Calver is heading up Business Growth Fund’s new £200m fund dedicated to earlier stage UK technology companies. BGF is an independent company backed by five of the UK’s main banking groups – Barclays, HSBC, Lloyds, RBS and Standard Chartered – with up to £2.5bn to make long-term equity investments in UK growth companies. During his seven year tenure at the helm of LOVEFiLM, Simon grew the company from a series of small start-ups into a multi-million pound enterprise before negotiating the successful sale of the business to Amazon. He went on to become Chief Executive of Mothercare plc, kick-starting the turnaround plan to improve profitability and growth in the UK and accelerating international expansion.

Attendance at this event is by invitation.  If you are a CEO interested in finding out more about this or future events, please contact Joe Graziano or Toby Young, Technology Partners at Bailey Fisher Executive Search.

The CEO Dinner is sponsored by Mills & Reeve and Grant Thornton.

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