Somerset Soup is a crowdfunding, Dragons Den style event which sees different businesses or social enterprises pitch their business / idea in just four minutes for a chance to win a cash prize as well as business support, Somerset Chamber membership and a cloud accounting package all worth up to £1000.
Tickets are now available to buy for just £10 per person. Ticket includes tea, coffee and soup.
Paid for parking is available close by.
Book your tickets now!
Gavin Eddy has an LLB (Hons) and an LLM (Hons) in Law from Bristol and University College London. He spent 10 years as a trader in Debt Capital Markets for investment banks Merrill Lynch and UBS and was one of UBS’s youngest ever Managing Directors. During that time he began investing in and mentoring start-ups, before moving to Bath in 2007.
Gavin is now the Founder and CEO of Forward Space (forwardspace.co.uk) a managed workspace company providing shared workspace to start-up and emerging businesses and Founder and CEO of Coherent (coherent.work) a tech business which has developed a SAAS platform for managing workspace and connecting coworkers.
Gavin works closely with the University of Bath’s entrepreneurship programme and is a former Set Squared Business Mentor of the Year. He continues to invest in early stage businesses and manages a portfolio of companies within the property, food & drink and technology sectors.
He claims he does not believe in good ideas, just good execution!