Helping Entrepreneurs Succeed

As part of the Ignition family,
supporting entrepreneurs is in our DNA.

We understand the challenges and the excitement of enterprise. Whether at start-up stage, scale up stage or preparing to realise value, this is a journey we have lived personally and professionally.

You need the best and smartest financial support. You need it at the outset to optimise your plans and secure funding in the most efficient way. You need it as you grow, maximising financial performance, creating a fundable and valuable financial record and funding expansion. You need it to cope with the bumps in the road. And you need it to help you deliver your objectives – a strong profitable business and possibly an exit.

Ignition Financial is an agile and dynamic firm of financial experts. We are a sister firm of Ignition Law. We share core values and provide a combined legal, financial and commercial perspective to offer our clients the best and most relevant advice available.

We are here as partners, to share your problems. We are here to help you win and to make your entrepreneurial experience better. You’ll enjoy working with us.

Practice Areas

Outsource all your accounting needs to our efficient but personal accounting support offering. We work happily with your own financial leadership or can provide a complete service integrating financial leadership and accounting support

With leading experience in investment banking, we are perfectly positioned to provide you with best in class corporate finance support. Whether it is a corporate sale, a reorganisation or a fund raising, we have the transaction experience you need backed up by a real understanding of how it feels to be an entrepreneur or founder in these processes.

Our team has a wealth of leading M&A experience, combined with experience of running their own start-up businesses. We know intimately how a successful exit works and can help you refine your business to make it attractive to buyers and deliver maximum value in a way that fits your objectives.

Your business plan is critical to your business. You need it to inform critical decisions and to make the business fundable. We work with you to create outstanding business plans. Helping you optimise your plan, make best use of your resources and secure funding.

SEIS and EIS are key aspect of funding for most start-up companies. We provide advice and execution at all stages of considering and obtaining SEIS and EIS clearance for equity investment. We will also help you protect your EIS status and optimise the outcome for your investors as you grow.

Share option schemes and employee incentives can be instrumental in helping SMEs, high-growth companies and founder-led businesses to employ and retain key staff. Working with Ignition Law we provide a comprehensive service to help you navigate the best way to incentivise your team. We have a particular focus on implementing EMI Share Option Schemes.

You may be needing to plan for changed circumstances or new financial pressures. You may be considering a need to set new objectives for the next few years. Our team of experienced financiers and entrepreneurs are perfectly placed to provide you with insightful, analytical and practical advice. We are also able to provide you with ongoing support to help you implement changes and deliver your plan.

We work with growing businesses on a flexible basis to provide ongoing financial leadership as virtual CFO. We operate as a core part of your team on a basis which suits you and look to bring the experience and strategic insight to drive your success.

meet the Team

We are a team with deep experience of working with start-up and scale up clients. Between us, we have a wide range of financial expertise, but we share an entrepreneurial outlook, a problem-solving mentality and real commitment to this community.