Growth Hub Live: Finance that Functions with Giles Andrews

April 26th @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, Free

From cars to cash: How Giles Andrew, founder of social lending online business Zopa, challenged the banks – and won.

  • Here first-hand how Giles built his first business, Caverdale, to a £250m turnover and raised a total of $33m from European and US investors at Zopa.
  • Learn how to raise, manage and maximise finances to make your business a success.
  • Hear from an expert panel of North East businesses on the impact talent management had on their success.
  • Leave with practical tools and guidance you can implement in your business, right away

Businesses that meet the following criteria are invited to attend:

  • Based in the North East LEP area (Sunderland, Durham, Gateshead, Newcastle, North Tyneside, South Tyneside, Northumberland)
  • Minimum of 5 employees
  • Current turnover at least £250k per annum


Newcastle Marriott Hotel Gosforth Park, High Gosforth Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 5HN
Phone: 0191 236 4111

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Event Overview


April 26th 2018


8:30 am - 12:00 pm



Event Category:



North East Growth Hub