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Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management lights the path for entrepreneurial women


Women entrepreneurs in the Crown Dependencies are for the first time being invited to sign up for a bespoke business growth programme that would see them benefit from strategic advice and mentoring from industry experts and the opportunity to attend one of the investment market’s premier conferences.

The Canaccord Genuity Advisory Programme is a global initiative by Canaccord Genuity Group, parent company of Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management based locally. It has been set up specifically for women entrepreneurs and is for the first time open to applicants from the Crown Dependencies. The programme, which is free to selected participants, offers bespoke business advice and growth opportunities, as well as an invitation to attend the Canaccord Genuity Global Growth Conference, which has been highlighting growth companies for over 40 years and attracts institutional investors, private equity and venture capital professionals from all over the world.

Canaccord Genuity Group is a leading global financial services firm. As well as its wealth management operations it runs a capital markets business with a track record spanning more than 50 years, helping entrepreneurs access capital.

The Canaccord Genuity Advisory Programme is open to any female entrepreneur who wants to develop the tools to take her business to the next level. Successful applicants will benefit from:
  • A minimum of four hours of one-on-one mentorship from a member of Canaccord Genuity’s external advisory group who are drawn from successful world-class entrepreneurs
  • Tailored advice from an internal team of Canaccord Genuity’s capital markets and wealth management specialists
  • Networking opportunities, including an invitation to the Canaccord Genuity Global Growth Conference. 
Andy Finch, CEO of Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management’s International Division said, “Canaccord Genuity Wealth Management is committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative, entrepreneurial environment, both within our firm and in the broader business community. We are delighted that this excellent program, which has until now only been available to women entrepreneurs in Canada, is being rolled out across all Canaccord Genuity jurisdictions including the UK, Australia, the US and of course the Crown Dependencies. There are some excellent businesses led by women here, and this is an opportunity not only for them to benefit from world-class advice and support, but also receive recognition for their entrepreneurial mindset and leadership.”
The programme runs from March to December 2021 and the deadline for applications is 31January 2021. Successful applicants will be expected to dedicate eight hours of their time to the program. More details on how to apply can be found at https://www.canaccordgenuity.com/women-entrepreneurs/application-details/

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