Kevin Davey

Kevin leads on Eastside Primetimers’ work with organisations in the heritage sector, helping organisations secure funding and carry out projects under the Heritage Lottery Resilient Heritage and the Architectural Heritage funds.

Kevin is a successful entrepreneur, a former business angel, adviser to social enterprises and an investment fundraiser with 15 years success in strengthening and accelerating the growth and investment secured by start-up and early stage businesses and social enterprises in Shoreditch and north east London, while supporting their diversification into new markets and services.

He has longstanding active connections to the London investment community and public sources of funding, winning support for clients from equity funds, succeeding with recent and large scale ESIF and SFA bids, and results in the alternative finance sector including Crowdcube, Zopa, Kickstarter, and Funding Circle.

Key skills & experience

His specialist skills include: strengthening the investibility of businesses, growth planning, diversifying products and services, securing partnerships for growth, financial modelling and raising investment.

 

Recent projects

  • NXG
  • Access to Business
  • Hampton Trust
  • Hatch Enterprise
  • Switchback Initiative
  • Accord Housing Association

Other information

Qualifications: FRSA for innovation with disability-led organisations and enterprise (2012), SFEDI (2004 onwards), specialist business development conferences and courses, M.Phil (1983), management, marketing and equalities courses, PGCE (1982), LCP journalism/ publications training, BA hons (1979)

 

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