Entrepreneurial Spark Accelerator
Entrepreneurial Spark is the world's largest free business accelerator for early stage and growing ventures. NatWest has developed an ‘entrepreneurial enablement' programme that takes entrepreneurs through a cognitive and action-centred development process. The Entrepreneurial Spark programme lasts for 6 months and can continue for up to 18 months.
Benefits include access to a collaborative office environment suitable for building teams the Hatchery! Businesses in the Hatchery also receive free IT & wifi; access to business enablement and support from a pool of over 50 business mentors. There are ample opportunities to network during compulsory events, workshops, pitch practice and more.
The focus of the Entrepreneurial Spark programme is on the individual, developing entrepreneurial mindsets and behaviours to enable acceleration and growth.
Entrepreneurial Spark works in collaboration with very special mentors, entrepreneurs and professional services businesses. From lawyers to accountants, from manufacturers to investors, they all add great real-time, real-life value to ESA's entrepreneurs. This helps them break down barriers quicker, while joining up the dots in the entrepreneurial ecosystem.