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Orion Innovations is a key partner within the European funded INNEON project, which aims to extend the public and private funding sources available for eco-innovation across Europe, and provide a unique forum dedicated to the interaction between a select cohort of innovators and investors.
Bespoke coaching support for selected applicants to assist in creating a compelling value proposition for eco- and socially innovative products and services leading to introductions to potential investors.
Potential access to three types of investors servicing different segments of the capital market: business angels, venture capital and corporate investors.
Connectivity and networking with a cohort of selected fellow innovators, corporates and investors with a specific interest in eco-innovation, allowing for an exchange of ideas, information and advice.
To date, INNEON has received 128 proposals from entrepreneurs and companies, from which 62 have been selected to benefit from bespoke management assistance and direct connections with investors. 40 investors have joined the network and 6 companies are already in receipt of vital investments to develop their innovation projects. Orion Innovations has led coaching in more than 10 uk based companies.