Finance & Accounting

For Founders, By Founders

As your venture cfo we take you from pre-seed to exit

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Cash Back

R&D Credits


Seis, Model, Valuation & Advice

Core Accounting

FaaS "Starter"


Key Hires

EMI Share Options Scheme

Cash Back

R&D Credits


EIS, Model, Valuation & Advice

Core Accounting

FaaS "Plus"

3Series A-C


Lead Advisory

Key Hires

EMI Share Options Scheme

Cash Back

R&D Credits


VC, Due Diligence, Valuation & Advice

Core Accounting

FaaS "Premium" CFO


How we simplify founders’ lives

  1. Raise Capital – help you get ready for investment and connect you with appropriate Angel and VC investors.
  2. Venture CFO Partner – share our hands-on experience of growing and exiting businesses.
  3.  Legal Expertise – work alongside our sister company, Ignition Law, a fully regulated law firm.

Ignition Financial focuses on giving strategic and commercial financial advice to capital-intensive Start-Ups and Scale-Ups. That’s why we are different.
It’s also why we’ve helped over 100 Start-Ups in our first 18 months.

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Core Accounting
EIS and SEIS Tax Reliefs
EMI Share Options
R&D Tax Credits
Venture CFO
Corporate Finance

Meet Our Team

Adam Brodie(Partner)
Ben Rule(Partner)
Nick Brodie(VCFO)
Rachel Tillen(Bookkeeper)
Tom Connor(VCFO)
Simon Frost(VCFO)

The majority of our team trained at PwC and KPMG. In these organisations we gained our qualifications and learned about business finance. A great start for the entrepreneurial lives we live now.

Ignition is unique among Start-Up and Scale-Up advisors – they actually understand the issues we face.

Dr. Tim Williams,

Founder & CEO – My Clinical Outcomes

Knowing that Ignition understand the pressures of starting a new business is very reassuring.

Gary McCay

Co-Founder & CEO, APPII

Ignition get the balance right. It gives us confidence, helps us plan and allows us to get on with what we do best.

Sean McKnight

Partner – Fortitude Partners.

Ignition do things differently – at one of their investor evenings we found an investor who is also a former FTSE100 Executive.

James Beddows

Co-Founder – RideTo

Ignition provided clear advice on structure for our EMI share option scheme, including negotiating a fair tax valuation with HMRC.

Phil Barry

Co-Founder – Blokur

We’ve recently switched from a top 10 firm to Ignition and have immediately felt the difference. The team understand small business finance and offer strategic yet practical counsel.

Nicola Koronka, Co-Founder, Missive

Our Clients

Our Partners

Giving Back