Angels@Essex Female Founders & Investors - May

Join us for networking with the Angels@Essex Female Founders and Investors network with guest speaker Dr Beverley Vaughan

  • Fri 20 May 22

    12:30 - 14:00

  • Online

    Zoom (register via Eventbrite)

  • Event speaker

    Dr Beverley Vaughan

  • Event type

    Networking or social
    Angels@Essex Female Founders and Investors

  • Event organiser

    University Enterprise Zone

  • Contact details

Guest Speaker: Dr Beverley Vaughan ARISE Anglia Ruskin University

Dr Beverley Vaughan is director of the new innovation hub, Arise. The hub, which is funded by Anglia Ruskin University (ARU), and Essex County Council, supports innovative companies and entrepreneurs in Harlow and Chelmsford to grow their businesses.

Beverley re-joins ARU having previously worked as a senior lecturer in Biomedical Science, before taking on roles helping incubate bioscience business at Stevenage Biosciences Catalyst, Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult, and the University of Oxford.

Dr Vaughan leads on the strategic direction of ARU’s Arise Innovation Hubs and hopes to deliver on the bold vision of becoming a beacon of innovation, a powerhouse of the economic recovery after COVID-19, and a pride of the East of England’s business ecosystem. She leads the team that are focused on supporting emerging MedTech and HealthTech companies by connecting them to a wealth of business support.

Angels@Essex - Female Founders and Investors is a female-led network that helps female-led tech businesses to find the right investors. This initiative will offer support that addresses the specific needs, challenges and goals of female founders and investors. We welcome both parties into the inclusive Angels@Essex community. Look out for our regular monthly events and follow us on Twitter @AngelsEssexFFI

Angels@Essex embraces the Investing in Women Code. This is a commitment to support the advancement of female entrepreneurship in the United Kingdom by improving female entrepreneurs' access to tools, resources, and finance from the financial services sector. Angels@Essex is committed to making that vision a reality.

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