BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT for entrepreneurs
For Leeds University Business School (LUBS) Jacinta Elliott is the programme director and lead facilitator for Yorkshire for 10,000 Small Businesses, the business growth programme for entrepreneurs, sponsored by Goldman Sachs, which is aimed at SMEs and social enterprises in the region with strong growth potential. Other partners in the programme are Oxford Saïd Business School and Ahead Partnership, the Leeds-based business support social enterprise. Jacinta is also helping to develop LUBS' international portfolio.
Reg Walker has designed and led several support programmes for business start-ups in Ireland. He is currently collaborating on research about entrepreneurship.