Business & IP Centre Devon

Joshua Rees

Josh is the Director of Bristol Community Development Finance (BCDF), a professional services firm specialising in commercial finance solutions for new and growing businesses.

Access to finance is often ranked as one of the biggest challenges small business owners face, especially at the beginning of their journey. Josh can help to solve this problem by introducing you to the right funder for your needs, doing the hard work for you, leaving you free to focus on your business objectives. Whether you are looking for support to start a business or to grow an existing business, Josh can help you in identifying and applying to the right finance solution for you. 

Finding the right finance for your business can be a minefield. Struggling to access funding is an extremely common issue for many businesses in and around Bristol, particularly start-ups. It’s time consuming, complicated and there are risks around every corner. Josh understands the local market and the challenges business owners face, and uses his diverse network of lending partners to offer clients choice and flexibility in the solutions he arranges.

The solutions BCDF can arrange:

· Start Up Loans 

· Secured & Unsecured Business Loans 

· Crowdfunded Loans 

· Invoice Finance 

· Asset Finance

· Merchant Cash Advance 

· Development Loans 

· Bridging Loans 

· Commercial Mortgages 

· Venture Capital 

· Angel Investment 

· Business Grants 

For more information, please visit www.bcdf.org.uk.

how to register for a FREE one-to-one

STEP 1

Check out the list of expert 1-to-1 sessions available on our Eventbrite page.

All sessions are currently taking place remotely via Zoom or telephone call. 

Use ‘Select a date’ to pick a time that suits you. If none of the times work for you, please get in touch and we’ll be happy to work with our Experts to find a suitable alternative. 

STEP 2

Register for your ‘ticket’ to the FREE event.

You will be asked to provide some basic contact details. Once you have registered via Eventbrite, we will email you to request further information about you and your business idea.

When you’ve replied to this email, we’ll be able to confirm your booking, and our expert will contact you with details of how to access the meeting.

STEP 3

This meeting will be delivered remotely.

If you have any additional requirements which will help you to access a
1-to-1 session, please let us know and we’ll do our best to help.

All 1-to-1 sessions are free to access.

Please note that due to demand, only Devon-based businesses are eligible to book 1-to-1s and there is a limit of one booking per business, per expert.

If you would like to book additional follow-up appointments with an Expert, you are able to go ahead and arrange this on their own terms (this may include payment at the Expert’s usual rate).

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