Home About Contribute Media Kit Contact Sign In

Alex Frost

Technology Business News - As electric vehicle ownership grows rapidly, with more than 136,000 pure-electric cars already on the UK s roads by July this year, ESE s new external low-voltage distribution unit is set to revolutionise the capability of large organisations such as garages and supermarkets to easily and sustai...

Electric vehicle demand powering new jobs at Leeds engineering firm

Liquidators appointed to social housing developer

By Alex Frost

Sep 23 2020 09:21AM

Finance Business News - Based in Chesterfield, Starfish Commercial was founded nine years ago and specialised in building homes for local authorities and housing associations as well as building sustainable homes. Sheffield-based Henry Boot took a majority stake in Starfish Commercial in August 2019.

Liquidators appointed to social housing developer

Property Business News - The three-year appointment, with a potential three-year extension, was awarded after an OJEU competitive tender process.

Eddisons appointed property managing agent for Meridian Water development

Food Business News - The winners were unveiled at a ceremony usually held in Las Vegas which this year took place virtually in front of a crowd of close to 1,000 licensing and retail executives from around the world.

Harrogate Tipple wins global award for Downton Abbey gin & whisky products

Finance Business News - Eleanor Temple, chair of insolvency and restructuring trade body R3 in Yorkshire and a barrister at Kings Chambers in Leeds, is advising regional employers who are worried about meeting their wage commitments after the close of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme on 31 October to start looking for...

Businesses urged to act to avoid problems escalating when furlough scheme ends

Another three trainees qualify into the Clarion team

By Alex Frost

Sep 15 2020 09:47AM

Legal Business News - From 1st September, Bronwyn Wheeler will qualify into the family team and Max Wayman will qualify into the employment team. Joseph Young will qualify into the business restructuring and insolvency team with effect from 1st December 2020.

Another three trainees qualify into the Clarion team

Retail Business News - All three of the annual cycling events that were due to support the hospice have had to be cancelled due to Covid-19. In their place, the virtual event has been designed for anyone to enjoy no matter what their level of fitness or what type of bike they ride.

Yorkshire cycle retailer supports virtual peleton for hospice

Property Business News - The colleagues, who are based across the firm s Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle, Cambridge and Peterborough offices, are attempting to cover 2,000 miles by running, walking, swimming and cycling, with the aim of giving something back to people who are struggling with mental health difficulties and need support.

Eddisons team gears up for £5,000 for mental-health fundraising challenge

Legal Business News - Specialising in national and international energy, renewables, waste and infrastructure projects, Christian joins from a global law firm where he held the role of head of renewables. In 2006, prior to undertaking his legal training, Christian spent two years as associate counsel at the International Capital Market Association ICMA in Zurich.

Energy specialist joins Clarions growing commercial and IT law team

Finance Business News - Mike spent almost 25 years with Lloyds TSB Commercial Finance in a number of roles, including senior client manager and area director, before moving to Bibby Financial Services for seven years, latterly in the position of head of sales. He has extensive experience of advising businesses on ABL and finance.

Begbies Traynor Group strengthens advisory team with director appointment

Technology Business News - Having worked within the medical technology sector for the last 12 years, sister and brother, Samantha and Jamie Moore have set up Moore MedTech in response to the problems businesses and facilities management specialists face when re-opening and operating workplaces safely following the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic.

Medtech firm launches to help companies create safer working environments

Legal director joins Clarions private client team

By Alex Frost

Aug 25 2020 09:50AM

Legal Business News - With experience of handling matters for wealthy individuals, including inheritance tax planning, trusts and wills, Gareth takes up the position of legal director with Clarion. He spent over 12 years in the private client team at a Harrogate law firm where he developed specialisms in advising farming clients and business owners.

Legal director joins Clarions private client team

Technology Business News - Based in Brighton, Elucidat was founded in 2013 and has in the region of 300 clients around the world, including many blue-chip companies, that have used the platform to produce business- critical training that has reached more than 18m learners.

Digital-learning platform sees surge in sales enquiries during lockdown

Technology Business News - The global collaboration between Irish computer vision applications developer EVERYANGLE and San Francisco smart camera provider Cisco Meraki, and Leeds, UK-based Panintelligence has taken shape during lockdown to resolve the new challenges facing retailers.

International tech partnership launched to protect shoppers from virus spread

Finance Business News - Eleanor Temple, chair of the insolvency and restructuring trade body R3 in Yorkshire and a barrister at Kings Chambers in Leeds, comments on today s publication of ...

R3 responds to July corporate and personal insolvency figures

Property Business News - Odyssey Collaborative Trust, which runs six primary schools in Derby, has won bids to secure 2.5m of funding to carry put major improvement works to school buildings under the Government s Condition Improvement Fund CIF programme.

Four Derby schools set for building improvements after academy trust funding

Finance Business News - Victor began his career as an academic at the University of Oxford before launching a spin-off business, Opsys, in 1997 that pioneered OLED display technology.

Seasoned venture capitalist and entrepreneur joins YFM Equity Partners

Sport Business News - The sports stars are the latest to graduate from the course that has inspired a host of professional sportspeople go back to the classroom and qualify for top jobs at clubs and sports organisations.

England Cricket's Mo Bobat graduates with top sporting directorship degree

Finance Business News - With offices in London, Nottingham and Basingstoke, DSP was founded in 1999 and has grown to a turnover of almost 10m with circa 40 staff. In August 2018, YFM Equity Partners YFM backed the 10m MBO led by CEO, Simon Goodenough.

DSP acquires Leeds-based Explorer UK to create technology services group

Investor supports tech firm during lockdown

By Alex Frost

Jul 22 2020 01:15PM

Technology Business News - In the first week of March, co-founders Zandra Moore and Ken Miller were in the US for a week of meetings with new US partners, and to co-host a consular reception. The event was intended to officially mark the opening of their Boston office, following a Series A investment led by YFM Equity Partners, that completed in November 2019.

Investor supports tech firm during lockdown