Capital Unplugged offers a range of services to enable entrepreneurs to focus on the core technology and customers whilst having access to an experienced board of advisors who can help drive the next stage of the business.
These emergent technologies will be disruptive in their own field using a range of IP, knowledge and know-how to make a significant impact quickly and sustainably. The key sectors that we focus on include drones, MedTech, FinTech, Mobile, Cyber Security and Blockchain.
- Growth and Acquisition strategic advice. Capital unplugged has attracted a number of sector and domain experts covering energy, technology, government, investment (private and Mergers & Acquisitions), mobile, software and social media. Our team can help businesses create winning strategies to accelerate growth and revenue.
- Preparedness for funding. The Capital Unplugged team have extensive experience of preparing companies for IPO, trade sale and Venture Capital funding. In addition to its network of professional advisors and ancillary service delivery partners, Capital Unplugged can structure funding plans and introductions to technology companies who are looking to acquire leading-edge early stage businesses.
- Specific advisory roles. The Cu network has many non-exec and part-time experienced leaders ready to step in and manage a business function or role until the business has secured a full-time person for the position. Cu has a team that includes ex-board directors from a leading UK retailer, investment bank, global technology company, founder of a $Bn software company, board director of a mobile network, corporate lawyer and MOD / government senior staff.
- Grants and government. Cu has academic partnerships with the Cranfield Electronic Warfare, cyber and information department, MIT and CalTech. The network across government departments in the UK and US is extensive and can open doors to grants, calls and partnership funds.