Basic Details


Andrew Mercer

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I help businesses access the finance they require to start and grow. I work with small business owners directly on funding application on behalf of fund providers and delivery partners . These include debt finance, business grants and alternative business finance.

I specialise in Business Planning and Finance and run a monthly workshop at Business West in Swindon.

My role as Business Adviser involves providing growth support to small business under government and European funded business support programmes.

As a Business Adviser I am experienced in analysing problems that small business face and work with them to make their businesses more efficient and profitable. I have a good understanding of business functions such as sales and marketing, finance, operations, leadership and management. strong verbal communication skills for articulating ideas to clients. Also excellent written communication skills for producing plans, reports, evaluations and funding applications. 15 years Business Advice experience with three industry leading organisations. Earlier career involved IT Product Management (4 years) , Recruitment (6 Years) and Marketing (7 years).

Regions Covered

South West

Support Type

Adviser, Broker

Support Offered

One-to-one, Group, Face-to-face

Can support with:

Business Development, Business Planning, Finance, Accounting and Tax, Growth, Starting Up

SFEDI Approved Business Support Qualification(s)

ILM/SFEDI Business Link Broker, ILM/SFEDI Skills Broker

Additional Qualifications

Chartered Management Institute – Diploma in Management

Chartered Institute of Marketing – Certificate in Marketing

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