Enterprise support

  • Mentoring

    We’re dedicated to supporting you to develop your business idea with the help of expert mentors. 

    Whether you're at the very early stages or you're already looking to grow an existing business, our mentors will guide you along the way.  

    Meet with a mentor

    You will automatically be assigned a mentor if you are selected to be a finalist in the FUEL Awards competition. If you do not meet this criteria but still wish to receive mentoring support, please complete the Book a 1:1 form below.

    Book a 1:1

    Experienced Mentors for accelerated growth

    Our network of mentors was set up to give you as a new entrepreneur the guidance and support needed to develop your idea or existing business.

    All of our mentors are entrepreneurs or experts in their own industry so they can offer valuable insight. We regularly recruit new mentors on this scheme so if you’d like to get involved as a mentor, please contact us for more information.

    The mentors offer guidance in these areas:

    • Tech/Digital
    • Legal/IP
    • Raising investment
    • Customer Experience/Market Research
    • Accounting & Finance
    • Branding, Marketing & PR
    • People (building a start-up team, setting up board of advisors, first hires, ...)
    • Tech applications (building an app, AI/deep tech, AR/VR...)
    • MVP/Prototyping
    • Sales/Growth

    Apply to be a mentor

    If you're interested in sharing your knowledge and experience with a start-up entrepreneur please email  enterprise-support@brookes.ac.uk.