Led by Richard Goold, Global head of Tech Law at EY.
EY has launched the EY Fast Growth Platform, a new initiative that provides a range of services for fast-growing tech companies. The Platform is a three-tier programme that provides businesses with tailored start-up,
The Platform is a three-tier programme that provides businesses with tailored start-up, scale up, and global support. As well as access to EY’s global network of professionals and clients, helping them to grow at each stage of their development and maximise opportunities.
Richard Goold, EY Fast Growth Leader, comments:
“The European technology ecosystem is more vibrant than ever, with hubs developing that lead global innovation in areas such as Financial Technology and Artificial Intelligence. As a result there are large numbers of fantastic businesses growing up across the region.”
“Through our World Entrepreneur of the Year programme we have been helping to develop this innovation network for over thirty years. We will continue to strengthen our role within the ecosystem with our Fast Growth Platform which will support start-up businesses at all stages by providing tailored assurance, tax, legal, advisory and corporate finance support.”
The Fast Growth team is able to provide support in a number of ways:
Richard adds: “This is an exciting time for the technology sector in the UK. According to the EY European Investment Monitor UK Tech Report, the total number of foreign direct investment (FDI) projects into the sector reached a
“This is an exciting time for the technology sector in the UK. According to the EY European Investment Monitor UK Tech Report, the total number of foreign direct investment projects into the sector reached a ten year high in 2016. I am thrilled to be launching the Fast Growth platform at a time when there are so many opportunities for start-ups here.”
EY provides legal services to technology firms at all stages of development; from start-ups and high-growth innovators, seeking to disrupt the market, to family businesses and large corporates that want to maintain their market-leading position.
Our tech law team has extensive experience of representing clients from all areas of the Technology sector and our expertise in cross-jurisdictional work, particularly in M&A and overseas investment, has enabled us to build a reputation as innovative lawyers providing leading edge advice to our clients.