Entrepreneur Accelerator

Entrepreneur Accelerator
Entrepreneur Accelerator

 

Our free accelerator is the UK’s largest with 12 hubs right across the country.

 

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What is the Entrepreneur Accelerator?

From the first-go fintechs to the import and exporters, from the app makers to the risk-takers we believe in entrepreneurs.

So we give them the power to start, scale and succeed. Our free accelerator is the UK’s largest with 12 hubs right across the country.

Our power-packed programmes have been tailored to empower entrepreneurs at any stage. It’s a six-month journey that is free (yep, free and we don’t even take equity in your business). We’re here for any entrepreneur who wants to grow.

 

 

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Add your signposting title here… Why should I apply?

Do you want to validate your business or take it to the next level? Are you keen to work shoulder to shoulder with like-minded entrepreneurs?

Do you want access to bank expertise? Do you want advice from our best in class partners Dell EMC and Pinsent Masons?

We provide:

  • Desk space, super fast Wi-Fi, printing and copying
  • Online learning and coaching
  • Regular action-focused events
  • Unique access to NatWest networks and teams
  • Basic legal and tech advice
  • All the coffee or tea you can drink

You don’t need to be a NatWest customer to apply, so what are you waiting for?

If you are interested in getting involved please email us accelerator@natwest.com

 

Meet our entrepreneurs

We've directly impacted over 3,500 entrepreneurs to start, scale and grow their businesses. 

Let's meet a few.

Lauren, Birmingham

Habakuk Recruitment

Habakuk is a recruitment business which places talented marketing staff in long term jobs. The business also donates 10% of its net profit each month into its own charitable foundation which helps homeless and disadvantaged people get back on their feet.

“Joining the programme was the pivotal moment in my career, it accelerated my business so quickly. It changed my mindset because it gave me faith in myself and my business.”

Junaid, Manchester

Freeflush Rainwater Harvesting

Junaid’s company, Freeflush Rainwater Harvesting supply and install systems to harvest rainwater in the UK. This allows people to adapt their use of water by using rainwater, saving money and creating significantly less impact on the environment.

“All the time I spend in the hub is amazing, the contacts I’ve made are hugely beneficial. Just being there gives you a certain positivity.”

 

Tarryn, London

Kafoodle

Kafoodle is a food tech business which is leading the way in developing software for use in commercial kitchens and the health and social care sectors. Tarryn and her team are passionate about matching the right food to the right people.

“This has helped me enjoy the risks and the craziness of being in business. The big thing is the community which has really helped us.”

Hub Info

There's a NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator hub near you. Check the list to find out where the magic happens and book an informal hub tour. 

Birmingham

Address

2 St Philips Place
Birmingham
West Midlands
B3 2RB

Brighton

Address

149 Preston Road Brighton
The City of Brighton and Hove
BN1 6AF

Bristol 

Address

Trinity Quay
Avon Street
Bristol
BS2 0PT

Cardiff

Address

1 Central Square
Cardiff
CF10 1FS

Leeds

Address

Unit 2
2 Park Cross Street
Leeds
LS1 2QH

London

Address

5th Floor
Regents House
40-42 Islington High Street
London
N1 8XB

Manchester

Address

1 Hardman Boulevard
Manchester
M3 3AQ

Milton Keynes

Address 

300 Silbury Boulevard
Milton Keynes
MK9 2AZ

Newcastle

Address

1 Trinity Gardens
Broad Chare
Quayside
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE1 2HF

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