How to Finance and Grow Your Small Business


Who Should Attend?

Are you a business owner open to ideas on how to generate better results for your business? This event is aimed at small and medium sized business (SME), that want to finance and grow..

Who will Benefit?

The workshop will help you to plan, fund and achieve sustainable growth for your business.

London Business Academy (LonBA) provides Executive Business Programmes in London. We support senior business executives to develop professionally and improve company performance both on a local market as well as globally.

How to finance and grow your small business

9:00am Registration & Coffees
9:20am Sharniya Ferdinand – Introduction
NatWest Business Growth Enabler
9:30am Clayton M Coke – “How to improve your cashflow and increase turnover”
Founder & Managing Director of PRMS Ltd
10:00am Matt Reynolds – ‘How to use Bank debt financing for your business growth”
NatWest Senior Lending Manager
10:30am Ade Awokoya – Q & A Panel
Business Growth Coach London
11:00am Networking
11:30am Close

Sharniya Ferdinand
NatWest Business Growth Enabler @f_sharniya
Sharniya has worked for NatWest for over 5 years, previously as a Senior Personal Banker later becoming a Business Specialist, working closely with her customers to support them with their financial needs. In her current role she helps to support, boost and grow local businesses by hosting free to attend educational events for established business owners and budding entrepreneurs.

Clayton M Coke
Founder & Managing Director of PRMS Ltd @prmsltd
Clayton started PRMS Ltd as a Ethical Debt Recovery company formed in 2002 & based at More London. He trained as a Legal Executive, working in Private Practice, Local Authority & as an In-House Lawyer before deciding to form PRMS. He is an expert in avoiding the problems of bad debt, liberating cashflow and increasing turnover.

Matt Reynolds
NatWest Senior Lending Manager
Matt has worked for NatWest since 2010. His first role for the Bank was as a Credit Underwriter overviewing and approving loans within the UK SME space. In 2013 he became a Relationship Manager supporting growth plans for a portfolio of UK professional sector clients with debt financing and business solutions. In 2015 he became Senior Lending Manager for South and East London. He currently works with over 60 Relationship Managers helping to assist local SMEs meet their growth aspirations through Bank debt financing..

Ade Awokoya
Business Growth Coach London @adescoy
With 25 years (B.S. Chemical Engineer – USA) across various industries in a multinational basis, Ade has proven business experience with Banking (SME Finance), Microsoft Certified Partner, Project Manager. He has assisted UK SMEs for several years now with their business development. Adescoy is a London Business Academy Affiliate.

Date and time

Fri, 19 May 2017 09:00 – 11:30 BST


RBS City of London Office, 1 Princes Street, London EC2R 8BP