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Startup Consultancy is in our DNA
Running our business incubator in Norwich, we have a history of working with startup founders. Supporting them to turn their vision into a fledgling business.
- No matter what stage your business is currently operating at. We can support in taking it to the next level.
Our startup consultants support businesses achieve their full potential
Mant startup companies that come to us for consultancy benefit from our initial business basics programme, Delivering a holistic view of starting and running a business.
Strategy and Accountability
Working with startups strategy can be fluid, with many opportinities under review. We support in defining strategy and offer accountability to decisions.
Starting a business can involved a number of systems to be implemented to ensure compliance. We work with startups to understand their requirements and implement them alongisde training for the team to manage moving forward.
Funding and Scaling Support
Our sponsors are signed up to support, not sell. Every sponsor has agreed to be part of the community and never try and sell incubated companies their services. Supporting Norfolk and beyond.
What our clients say
When I contacted Akcela, we were a startup with very little in the way of sales traction. We now sell in multiple markets and continue to grow the business.
Founder, Gorilla Juice
Our Latest Startup News and Insights
Here are some of the latest news and insights we have had around startup businesses.
How do I fund my Startup?
We had an email last night asking me for some advice from a founder that contained a number of questions about their business. We replied to all but the funding piece, saying there were many options and we arranged a call.
Startup Stories: Zero to One
One of the books we think all startup founders should read. Peter Thiel's Zero to One.
Your journey with us
The first stage of working together is to discover the areas of requirement.
Using our expertise and information from the discover phase, we define the direction of travel.
Together we deliver the overall project, taking time to review and feedback areas of improvement as we work.
Our Startup Consultants
James spent 8 years working within US manufacturing multinational, ITW. As part of their accelerated EIC programme, James worked in China, USA, and throughout Europe. James has an extensive background in Foodservice, FMCG, Manufacturing and working with startup through to blue chip companies. James holds a consultancy focused MBA from the UEA.
Kate is an experienced CEO, working with a Norfolk and Suffolk based group of schools and Children’s homes. Kate has many years working and supporting start-up and early-stage businesses.
Martin has worked in digital transformation consultancy for over 20 years, at KPMG and DMW. Martin has worked with companies such as McDonalds, Network Rail, Virgin Media, TFL, Motorola and Capita to deliver large scale, digital innovation projects.
Director and Consultant
Matt has extensive experience working within the FMCG environment with clients such as Waitrose, Tesco, Ocado etc. Matt is an experienced managing director, guiding over 180 staff through continued growth. Matt holds a consultancy focused MBA from the UEA.
James has an undergraduate degree in PPE, a MAAT from Camrbidge, has worked at Deloitte, been an early member of a start-up that has achieved seed, angel and VC funding before turning angel and founder himself.
Mark is an expert in branding and marketing, bringing years of experience to the team. Mark has a background in education and working with startups and SME’s throughout the East of England.
Want to see what full potential means for you?
Get in touch for your free one hour introduction where we can help to support and scope your project to work out the most effective routes to meeting your full potential.Book A Free Chat