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Innovation In County Durham

Matching what's needed with what's possible.
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Access To Finance

Innovation needs investment and access to finance is a key part of the Business Durham service. We will help you navigate what is available whether you are looking for grants, loans, or equity.

 

NETPark Investor Panel

Our NETPark Investment Panel is made up of seven experienced investors from industry. The panel meet quarterly, and are the best people we can find to help our companies looking for angel or venture capital investment.
They will provide advice and maybe able to invest in your business (and if they can’t, they will definitely know someone who can). These spaces fill up quickly, so don’t hesitate to book your place.


Finance advice for Business

Advice on R&D Tax Credits, other tax reliefs and best practice accountancy advice is also available.
Whether it’s innovation grants, debt, equity or asset-backed finance, we can help you find it. Contact us now.

 

Finance Durham

The Finance Durham Fund, managed by Maven Capital Partners, has been set up by Business Durham, part of Durham County Council. The Fund can support eligible businesses of all sizes and all stages with investments up to £700,000. To be eligible for funding businesses must be located in, or looking to relocate to, County Durham.
To enquire or apply for funding please visit

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Contact Us Today

  • Jenny Kwok

    Jenny Kwok

    Enterprise Development Manager
    Call 03000 265505

Did You Know

  • Durham University's Centre for Advanced Instrumentation at NETPark built instruments for the South African Large Telescope and the James Webb Space Telescope, both of which "starred" in BBC's Stargazing Live
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Durham Powered by People

Innovation News

UK advanced manufacturing gets boost with new investment in digital tech competition

UK manufacturers wanting to adopt the latest digital technologies will be able to bid Show Details
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Innovation Case Studies

Filtronic

A WORLD leader in wireless communications systems secured 85 jobs for the region when Show Details
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Useful Events

Innovation Breakfast - Regional Angel Investment Accelerator Programme

Come and find out more about one of the latest programmes in the region Show Details
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