BGF tie-up aims to help fuel Scotland's economy
A new partnership has been formed with the aim of helping to accelerate Scotland's entrepreneurial status.
Growth capital provider Business Growth Fund (BGF) has become a corporate partner of Glasgow-based Entrepreneurial Scotland, combining the strengths of the two organisations.
Sandy Kennedy, chief executive of Entrepreneurial Scotland, said: “Bringing together the UK’s leading growth finance provider with our members is an important step towards achieving our ambition of Scotland becoming the most entrepreneurial society in the world.”
He added: “BGF bring expertise, experience and resources to help to fulfil our vision by inspiring and developing Scotland’s entrepreneurial leaders.”
BGF investor Patrick Graham said: “[This] is an important milestone for BGF. Since we were founded in 2011, we’ve invested more than £100 million in 16 companies, which demonstrates our commitment to the nation’s entrepreneurs.”