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Piers Linney is an entrepreneur and investor with a professional background in the City. He has broad experience of the challenges that face growth businesses as a founder, advisor, director and investor.

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Piers is a well-known champion of entrepreneurship and growth businesses and is best known as a former Dragon on BBC Dragons’ Den and as a Channel 4 Secret Millionaire, which was filmed inside a Young Offenders’ Institution.

Piers qualified as a lawyer specialised in corporate finance and venture capital in the City before joining the investment banking...

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“An amazing person and speaker. So popular that we ran out of headphones and space on our exhibition stand! It was an incredible sight.” 

- Sage (UK) Ltd

“Piers has had the biggest impact of any speaker that we have hosted in the three years since we have been running events… Super-efficient and easy to work with and organising, I wouldn’t hesitate in working with Piers again.”

- Virgin Start-Up

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