Investment

We work with public innovation funding and private finance providers where investment can create a positive change.

KTN aims to stimulate;

  • More private investment in regional UK innovation
  • Greater diversity in investors and founding teams
  • Investment for economic benefit, as well as societal and environmental change

Through our deep expertise, we can provide insight into emerging markets and technologies to help the investment community – from angels to corporate funds – make informed investments.

We would welcome the opportunity to learn more about your funds investment thesis and how we might work together.

Our strength in is understanding the right form of funding required to transform ideas into real world solutions. We seek to blend public innovation funding and private finance when working with companies throughout their innovation journey.

If you’d like more information, then please contact one of our investment team below.

We offer realistic, independent advice, and have a straight-talking approach. Our resources for businesses are designed to help plan and prepare for successful funding and finance, and include;

This guide aims to support prospective grant applicants to submit high quality proposals, giving them the best chance of success.

A useful step-by-step guide on how to deliver an investment pitch.

Related Opportunities

Innovate UK Smart Grants: October 2022

Opens: 27/10/2022 Closes: 18/01/2023

UK registered organisations can apply for a share of up to £25 million for game-changing and commercially viable R&D innovation that can significantly impact the UK economy. This funding is from Innovate UK, part of UK Research and Innovation.

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Future flight: closing the skills gaps

Opens: 21/11/2022 Closes: 01/02/2023

UK registered organisations can apply for a share of up to £500,000 to develop upskilling initiatives that tackle the immediate skills gaps of the UK aviation industry.

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Innovation Loans Future Economy Competition: Round 7

Opens: 10/11/2022 Closes: 11/01/2023

UK registered businesses can apply for loans for innovative projects with strong commercial potential to significantly improve the UK economy.

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Related Events and Recordings

Mon
21
Mar
2022

Innovation Loans Future Economy Competition Briefing

11.00 - 12.30 | Online

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4
Apr
2022

Financial Submission Workshop

14.00 - 15.30 | Online

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Mon
28
Mar
2022

Young Innovators Funding & Investment: Hear from Investors

12.00 - 13.00 | Online

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Last week’s Autumn Statement included the intention to ‘boost growth and productivity by investing in people, infrastructure, and innovation’ and restated the government’s commitment to increasing public investment in research and innovation to £20bn by 2024-25.

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The map was developed by KTN and the BioIndustry Association (BIA) with the help of a wide range of funders. It helps in the navigation of the complicated world of health innovation funding.

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