Never Mind Startups, It’s Scale-Ups That Urgently Need Funding

NEF alumna Charlotte Pearce speaks with The Guardian about start-ups, scale-ups and NEF.

As a co-founder of Inkpact, Charlotte understand the difficulties in bringing a venture past idea and validation stage and developing it into a truly scaleable business which can have national and global impact.


Charlotte Pearce Inkpact Scale-Ups


“[NEF] gave me that support system and opened my eyes to what the London tech scene was like … It was the biggest catalyst – we had to go from a small lifestyle business based in Southampton, to getting investors on board, to a more scalable company utilising technology and working with much larger enterprises on a much bigger scale.”


You can access the full article on The Guardian website via the link below:


Scale-Ups Guardian