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Postponed: Optimising Finance from Start Up to Scale

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Postponed: Optimising Finance from Start Up to Scale
Time: All Day
Location: ArcLabs, West Campus, Carriganore

The teams in ArcLabs and Grant Thornton are delighted to invite you to the ArcLabs Research and Innovation Centre on WIT's West Campus on 19 March for a series of workshops designed to optimise finance for your business, whether you are just starting out or scaling. Each workshop is outlined below and you can select to attend any/all that are relevant to you as well as joining us for lunch and taking advantage of some time for one-to-one consultations with the Grant Thornton team in the afternoon. 

Grant Thornton

You can download the biographies of the guest speakers from Grant Thornton in PDF format here »

Throughout the day there will be a number of sessions, outlined in the table below:




Start-up Companies

9:30 – 10:15

Getting the structure right

Registering and administering taxes

Charging VAT

Governance - Initial shareholder and board structure

Business plan

Supporting your businesses growth

11:30 – 12:15

Employer solutions

New market entry


10:30 – 11:15

Optimising tax opportunities

Initial investment in your business & funding growth (debt vs equity)

Reliefs for investments in corporate trades

Considerations as your business matures

12:30 – 13:15

Structure optimisation and flexibility

-       Acquisitions / mergers

-       Tax efficient exit strategy

-       Retirement planning  


Pop-up workshops

14:15 – 16:00

15 minute (tbc) one-on-one sessions for businesses to book

To register for this event, please complete the form below.

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