Adrian Smith

Business Mentor, for Startups, SMES and new ventures,

I provide mentoring and consulting services on a remote basis for businesses where I believe I have something to add to the project and have done so since 2005

I also provide services as a cofounder, that is helping to implement
the advice given - for example in a recent project I have worked with the
founder to recruit, and manage agents in the UK, Trinidad and the
Netherlands (with more agents in the pipeline)

I can also work on a project basis - on a similar basis
1.my skills are based on my experience of market research, list building, corporate finance, strategic partner/JV/M&A and businesses sales (at
Regent we closed about 35 companies a year, most of these were
cross-border transactions). I have worked on projects remotely in France,
Portugal, Dubai/Saudi Arabia, US, China and Finland .

2.My skills are backed by my network which I can bring to projects on a
a)Over 2,900 linkedin contacts b)Sales agent network of over 10.000
individuals/companies
c) a network of over 1000 Venture capital groups investing in the UK -and
their preference (sector/sweet spot/investment stage
d) a network of c2,900 angel investors who invest in the UK - with
similar profile information
e) a network of c75,000 cofounders looking to (i) join a startup or (ii) have someone join their startup f)A pan EU network of over 1,200 young
entrepreneurs across Europe interested in working on entrepreneurial
projects (if Brexit doesn't ruin it for us!) g)An ability to build a
network per project - for example I have developed a database of over
100,000 business leads for another project -