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  • Episode 2 of Dragons’ Den/The Apprentice

    Episode 2 of Dragons’ Den/The Apprentice

    Welcome to our weekly Dragons’ Den and Apprentice blog, where a member of Harper Macleod's entrepreneurial team will share their view of the latest episodes, give some professional insight to explain how we could have helped … and hopefully have a bit of fun along the way. This blog is from Solicitor, Angela Gizzi who works within the entrepreneurial team. The team have been involved in almost 200 transactions with a total deal value of more than £147m in the past three years, many of these being equity investments.

  • Episode 1 of Dragons’ Den/The Apprentice

    Episode 1 of Dragons’ Den/The Apprentice

    Welcome to our weekly Dragons’ Den and Apprentice blog, where a member of Harper Macleod's entrepreneurial team will share their view of the latest episodes, give some professional insight to explain how we could have helped … and hopefully have a bit of fun along the way.  The first blog is from partner Paula Skinner who heads up the team.

  • Values-led business takes centre stage at the Impact Summit

    Values-led business takes centre stage at the Impact Summit

    Natalie Wallace, a solicitor in our Corporate department who specialises in advising entrepreneurs throughout their life cycle, has been a regular attendee at the Impact Summit – Europe's leading purpose-led business event - in recent years. At this year's event, she met with likeminded businesses and heard from founders and experts of world leading impact brands. Despite the event being online again this year due to the pandemic, it did not disappoint.