Envirolink workshop: Offshore wind – Financing supply chain growth

Organiser: Envirolink
Location: Centurion House, 129 Deansgate, Manchester, M2 3WQ
Phone: 01925 813 200

The workshop will provide an insight for investors and suppliers into potential finance options, deal structures and critical market considerations. The event will provide a great opportunity for potential investors and supply chain companies to network and will be of interest to companies offering complementary legal and financial services.


8am-8.30am Registration, breakfast and networking

8.30am-8.40am Introduction and welcome – chair, Nick Storer, chief executive, Envirolink

8:40am-9am Understanding the Market – Julian Brown, BVG Associates. Brown will outline the current market projections and the key factors investors and suppliers need to consider in business planning

9am-9.20am Structuring the Right Deal – DWF. Representative from DWF will discuss some of the key considerations for suppliers when considering investment options and structuring the deal

9.20am-9.40am Establishing Market Intelligence, Contacts and Profile – Dave Hall, Envirolink. Hall will outline how Envirolink is helping companies to understand the market, establish the right contacts quickly and secure business growth

9:40am-10:10am Break and networking

10:10am-10:30am North West Fund for Energy and Environmental – Adam Workman, Carbon Trust Investment Partners. Workman will outline The North West Fund for Energy and Environmental which provides a flexible equity package for growth oriented businesses in the energy and environmental sector

10.30am-10.50am Narec Capital – Jeremy Biggs, chief executive. Biggs will outline how Narec Capital aims to de-risk projects and technologies in order to accelerate capital flow in the offshore wind industry

10.50am-11.10am Lloyds TSB – (invited). This presentation will outline Lloyds' current activity in the low carbon sector and their involvement with the offshore wind sector

11.10am-11:20am Question and answer session

11.20-12pm Refreshments, networking and close

Venue: DWF LLP, Centurion House, 129 Deansgate, Manchester, M2 3WQ

Price: £60 + VAT. Envirolink members will receive a 20% discount

Time: 8am-12pm