Who should attend?

Food & Drink processing businesses operating in Northern Ireland


At this event you will hear from specialist advisors who will outline some of the options for finance for your food or drink processing business. If you are experiencing pressure on your working capital or seeking finance for growth you may find it useful to attend.

There will be presentations on the following relevant topics:

  • A view from the banks
  • Credit insurance
  • Small Business Loan fund
  • Growth Loan fund
  • Invoice discounting

You will also have the opportunity to participate in a question and answer session with the panel following the presentations.


09:30 Registration
10:00 Introduction - Invest NI


  • Paul Leonard - Non-Executive Chairman, N.Ireland - UK Finance
  • Jane McDaid & Joel Callaghan - Directors - Close Brothers Commercial Finance
  • Tony Gordon - Senior Underwriter Ireland - Atradius
  • John Simpson - Director - Credit Risk Brokers
  • Paul Millar - Chief Executive - White Rock Capital Partners
  • Representative from Small Business Loan Fund - TBC
11:45 Q&A panel session
12:00 Close

Read the Invest Northern Ireland Privacy Notice to find out how and why Invest Northern Ireland processes ('collects', 'uses', 'retains', 'discloses', 'disposes of') personal data.

If you have already registered for this event, you can view your registration details from the Booked Events page

+ Register for Event

Additional Details

Speaker Icon
Loading ...
Costs and Extras Icon
Loading ...
Workshop Icon
Loading ...
Location Icon

Invest NI HQ

1 Bedford Square,

Bedford Street,


United Kingdom