25 - 26 APRIL 2023

Pitch to win a 7-day cruise at the Virgin StartUp Lounge*


Virgin StartUp are the not-for-profit helping founders and future founders start and grow the businesses they’re passionate about.

Virgin StartUp provide access to funding, mentoring, training, support and investment-readiness programmes, and is home to thousands of startup and scaleup founders in their community.

To date, Virgin StartUp have helped over 4,500 founders access more than £60m in Start Up Loan funding, and have supported tens of thousands more through their events, growth and investment-readiness programmes.

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Could you pitch your business in 30 seconds?

If so, head to our space and pitch for a chance to win a free cruise with our friends at Virgin Voyages. We’re running an exclusive competition where one lucky founder will win a 7-night voyage for two setting sail from Barcelona! Ts and Cs apply, come and find us to join the action.

Visit the Virgin StartUp Lounge at SME XPO (stand S210).

*Terms and conditions apply.