Confessions of a Founder

Hosted by Addleshaw Goddard LLP

Wondering what it takes to be a founder of a digital business? You can find out during this in-person panel event where founders of Yorkshire-based, digital businesses will share with us their stories of start-up, scale and exit.

Who should attend this event? Entrepreneurs and founders, as well as investors who are looking to meet this crowd. Be ready to be entertained and to mingle over drinks and snacks.



Brendan Fatchett – Investor/Entrepreneur, LDC/Times Top 50 Ambitious Business Leader 2021.

Brendan is a co-founder of 365 Response, a Wakefield-based technology company, supporting mission critical transport services across the NHS. Brendan originated, negotiated and delivered the sale of 365 Response. He identified and delivered two acquisitions and investment over a period of rapid growth during 2021/22. He delivered four years of 40% YOY organic growth.


Pete Mills – Entrepreneur focused on building mission led, sector disruptive, scalable tech businesses.

Pete is a co-founder of Crysp Compliance and is also a strategic advisor to a number of other companies, including Slingshot Simulations and Temp Rewards. At the heart of what Pete does, is his core principle, “it is all about people. You can have the best idea in the world but you need the right team to make things happen inside your business.”


Carly Gulliver – Corporate Partner, Addleshaw Goddard

Carly has over ten years of experience as a corporate lawyer and has worked with many founders in the digital sector. With years of doing deals in her locker, Carly will share her insights on scale, exit and working with entrepreneurs.


Watch this space for further speakers…

Investing and Fundraising, Social & Networking, Startups
Confessions of a Founder
27th Sep 2022 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Hosted by Addleshaw Goddard LLP
Addleshaw Goddard, Sovereign Square, Leeds

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