Investment Ready Business Plans
We help entrepreneurs, with innovative ideas, products & technologies, to access investment finance.
Nurture Ventures work with start-up & early stage businesses seeking investment finance in the £100k to £1m range. Our focus is to create compelling Business Plans & "Pitch Decks" to help maximise your potential with investors. We can also identify & help connect you with active business angels, crowdfunding platforms, private equity & others.
BioAccelerate is a 12 week Business Accelerator focused on the commercialisation of novel innovations in the BIOSCIENCE, HEALTHCARE, MEDTECH & AGRITECH sectors across Wales. The programme’s led by Nurture Ventures and takes place at the Aberystwyth Innovation & Enterprise Campus.
Up to 12 start-ups, innovators and entrepreneurs will be in the first cohort, which starts in April 2018. The finale of the 12 week programme is a Pitch for Investment event attended by leading Venture Capitalists & Business Angels.
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Personalised to help you flourish
Nurture Ventures provide a bespoke service for disruptive ideas, prototypes & products which need investment finance to launch, grow & scale. We offer a structured, hands-on service covering all functions of the business. Every client benefits from the collective input of each member of the Nurture Ventures team – we run our own internal “panel” to critique & refine the propositions.
Business plansDeveloped over a 8-12 week period using a mixture of workshops, desk research & meetings. We use the Business Model Canvas to rapidly create the 1 page Business Model which we then develop into a full Business Plan & Pitch Deck with the associated financial forecasts.
Grow & ScaleOnce the investment finance has been secured the Nurture Ventures team work alongside you to implement the Business Plan’s ambitions. We focus on helping you achieve early sales success whilst creating the operational foundations for scalable growth.
We’re looking for entrepreneurs with technology and health related propositions which are exciting, innovative and will disrupt their markets.
Nurture Ventures work with a discreet portfolio of clients to ensure a highly personalised & focused service.
We like technology and healthcare related ideas for B2B & B2C markets. These include Health Technology (HealthTech), Medical Devices (MedTech), Information Technology, Software as a Services, Sensors & Monitoring, Wearables, Food & Drink (helping obesity & aging populations) amongst many others
Each member of the Nurture Ventures team has first hand experience in start-ups, SME’s, global organisations & investment companies.
We’ve seen the highs & lows (with the scars & war stories to prove it) but remain passionate about working with innovative, positive attitude entrepreneurs. In the past 20 years we’ve all been involved in raising finance, evaluating investment propositions, scaling businesses and eventually exiting. Our functional capabilities cover strategy, corporate finance, sales & marketing, accounting, operations, M&A, brand, licensing
& product development.
Meet the team
Getting great ideas off the ground
Nurture Ventures actively seek ideas which others think are just novel. We focus on initiatives which are technology led, both product & service. Our aim is to work with you from idea to exit by firstly creating the Business Plan and then helping you to access investment finance to scale & grow. To engender that spirit of partnership our flexible pricing model is based on a mixture of success fees & equity. Nurture Ventures has strong connections in Wales & the South of England across the Technology and Life Sciences & Healthcare markets.