Our 在住所企业家 (EIRs) offer business startup advice to our students, alumni or staff to launch or grow their business.
Read on to find out more about the positive impact our 在住所企业家 have on our business community and how they benefit from involvement with the University.
Each entrepreneur offers their unique expertise, a willingness to share their experience, and all have a passion for working with our students and staff.
Our 在住所企业家 also organise inspirational talks for students, help with curriculum development and support the University’s focus on entrepreneurship.
I am thrilled to be an Entrepreneur in Residence. I envisage inspiring young women like myself to pursue their dreams, regardless of background and gender
Entrepreneurs who join the programme can take advantage of many benefits of involvement, including:
I've embraced the opportunity to connect with the city, make new partnerships and generate real momentum in order to give something back to our community
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Before nominating an entrepreneur, please take a look at the experience and skills required.
- Significant leadership in an innovation-led business or social enterprise with significant relationships with innovation-led businesses
- Developing managers and successful operations in innovation-led operations
- Developing and delivering advice, support or training to business leaders outside your own company
- The ability to motivate and enthuse others, and work effectively as part of a team from diverse backgrounds