linkedin Created with Sketch. twitter Created with Sketch. instagram Created with Sketch.
Shape

Stephen Welton: Why I gave up millions to invest in scented candles – The Daily Mail

BGF News & Features
10.02.2016.

On the fifth anniversary of the signing of Project Merlin, which led to BGF’s creation, James Ashton for the Daily Mail, talks to Stephen Welton about why he gave up millions in private equity to invest in small enterprise after the Great Recession. Here, they discuss the power of small businesses and Welton’s exciting future plans for BGF.

Related Articles

February/2020 | London & South East

AND Digital receives £11m investment from BGF

AND Digital has secured an £11m equity investment from BGF to support its continued growth and global expansion. Established in…

February/2020 | London & South East

BGF hosts investment workshop for female founders

Fifteen female founders joined BGF’s Cate Poulson, Laura Cockburn and Daina Spedding last week for an in-depth investment workshop. Hosted…

November/2017 | Business & Professional Services

BGF backs Cornwall Insight

Cornwall Insight, a leading provider of research, analysis, consultancy and training services for the energy and water sectors has received…