finnCap Group announced as sponsor of the Overall Scale-Up Business Award

finnCap Group announced as sponsor of the Overall Scale-Up Business Award

Leading adviser to mid-market companies finnCap Group has been unveiled as the sponsor for the Overall Scale-Up Business Award at the 2022 Scale-Up Awards, brought to you by Business Leader Magazine.

Led by CEO Sam Smith, finnCap Group provides strategic advisory and capital raising services for the business of tomorrow, including in Equity Capital Markets, PLC Strategic Advisory, Debt Advisory, M&A and Private Growth Capital, as well as providing research on 150 companies and markets in about 130 stocks.

Since being founded in 2007, finnCap has worked with the distinct purpose of supporting businesses through every stage of growth, delivering on their ambition in order that they realise their full potential.

The Overall Scale-Up Business Award is open to high-growth companies with at least 10 employees and £1m turnover that have seen average annualised growth of 20% or more in the last three years.

The independent panel of judges will be looking for successful demonstration of investment to build a strong management team, evidence of a growth mindset and commitment to building collaborations, evidence of financial performance that categorises the business as a scale-up, and strategy around plans for further expansion.

Entries for the Overall Scale-Up Business Award, in addition to the other award categories, remain open until the 22nd of April 2022.

Zuleika Salter, Co-Head of Private Growth Capital, finnCap Group, comments: “I’m looking forward to joining the judging panel for the Overall Scale-Up Business Award. The Private Growth Capital team at finnCap is passionate about helping early-stage companies realise their growth ambitions. Investment at this stage is about backing a concept and founder, so I’m excited to be joining the judging panel for the Overall Scale-Up Business Awards and hearing from the leaders of the big businesses of tomorrow.”

Andrew Scott, Founder of the Scale-Up Awards, comments: “I am delighted to unveil finnCap as the sponsors for the Overall Scale-Up Business Award. finnCap work tirelessly to support ambitious companies scale up and reach their full potential, so who better to sponsor this year’s award than them? Having finnCap as award sponsors also brings added renown to any businesses who are shortlisted for the prize.”