Connecting chemistry-focused start-ups and scale-ups with potential investors

Posted on: 26/03/2019

RSC and UKBAA are inviting chemistry-led businesses to take part in an Investment Catalyst event – apply by 31st March.

The Royal Society of Chemistry and UK Business Angels Association (UKBAA) have partnered to present innovative chemistry-led businesses to the UK’s leading investment community at the Investment Catalyst Investor Showcase.

If you are a start-up or scale-up offering a chemistry-led innovation with a compelling opportunity for early-stage investors, they want to hear from you. They are now accepting applications from start-ups and scale-ups using chemistry based IP as a core part of their business and are seeking investment to scale.

Photo galleries are not available for content from the previous KTN website: we apologise for this.

Businesses can be focused on life sciences, energy supply/generation, the automotive industry, construction, consumer products and any other relevant chemistry-based applications, and raising between £100k-£3m. Together RSC and UKBAA look to identify the most ground breaking businesses in this space to pitch to like-minded Angels and early stage investors for the opportunity to be the next big success story!

Businesses selected to pitch will:

  • Have 8 minutes to pitch to the investor-only audience for the chance to secure funding
  • Receive 1-to-1 bespoke guidance on mastering their pitch from UKBAA‚Äôs angel investment experts
  • The opportunity to network and connect with 70-80 of the UK‚Äôs angel investor community

Chemistry-led businesses can apply for the opportunity to pitch until 31st March 2018 here.

Share this article


Connect with Innovate UK Business Connect

Join Innovate UK Business Connect's mailing list to receive updates on funding opportunities, events and to access Innovate UK Business Connect's deep expertise. Please check your email to confirm your subscription and select your area(s) of interest.