ELITE is a programme of structured engagement developing and supporting ambitious private companies through their next stage of growth.
Partnered with Imperial College Business School ELITE delivers a three part service of education, business support, mentoring and access to an ecosystem of professionals fostering growth and innovation.
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ELITE was first launched in Italy in April 2012 at Borsa Italiana and following on from their success ELITE launched here in the UK in April 2014, since then we have welcomed five cohorts to the programme
The programme welcomes a new group of companies every six months and we are now accepting applications for the next intake to join, if you are keen to find out more about applying or would like to make a nomination please contact us.
The programme is 18 months long and has three key aspects:
Get Ready: A comprehensive programme, delivered with entrepreneurs, industry experts, investors, private/public companies and advisers to stimulate organisational review and change.
Get Fit: Practical and technical workshops designed to reflect on company-specific issues and plan for change with the support of the ELITE Partner network.
Get Value: Capitalise on the benefits of the first two phases to access new business opportunities and funding options.
Companies interested in joining ELITE should be:
- Willing to commit at the highest level (CEO/CFO) for the three phases
- Generating >£5m revenue
- Able to demonstrate progress to date and growth potential.
Promoting your involvement in ELITE
For partners supporting the programme please contact us to obtain the ELITE logo which can be used on corporate materials such as websites, publications, press releases, advertisements and business cards.
Companies who are selected to join ELITE can promote participation in the programme and request the ELITE accreditation this can be displayed on marketing materials described above.