This course gives you access to

  • Tailored Introductions into the UK market

  • Advice & Guidance on key areas such as company registration, visas, banking & more

  • 1-to-1 Sessions with UK Experts & Mentors

  • Access to a community of Entrepreneurs

  • Templates, tools, and resources that can save you over £5000

  • Expert-led Virtual Sessions

Welcome to the UK Market Entry Programme

What you will learn about

    1. What to expect of this programme

    2. Offers to Claim from BEC Partners

    1. Understanding the UK Ecosystem

    2. Accessing Talent in the UK

    3. Visa Breakdown

    4. Considerations for setting up a UK Company

    1. Examining International Opportunities

    2. Running an International Business

    3. Useful links & Resources

    1. Getting Investment in the UK

    2. Introduction to UK legal fundamentals

    3. Finance Fundamentals in the UK

    4. Useful links & Resources

    1. Pitching your Business to UK Stakeholders

    2. Useful links & Resources

    1. Signposting & Navigating Next Steps

About this course

  • £399.00
  • 16 lessons

Access to our partners offers & support from

What Entrepreneurs Saying

Leandro Ciappina, Co-Founder of ArgenTag

"We received interesting feedback from investors in a safe environment prepared to learn"

Veronica Celis, CEO of EnlightAID

“With grounded, focused feedback and support the program helped us sharpen our focus to a place we feel we can amplify the positive impact of our work while achieving a better market fit. We couldn't be more thankful!”

Nicolas Balestrini, Co-founder of ORIGINO

"Great place to be. Sharing thoughts with other competitors, receiving tips from UK VCs or entrepreneurs, very helpful for our Deck construction and business planning. Thanks for giving us this chance"

Marcos Bruno, Co-founder & CTO of Merovingian Data

"BEC (Accelerate UK) gave us the opportunity to learn important lessons from VCs and ask them questions you don't always have the opportunity to ask in a personal one-to-one talk. It was a great learning opportunity"

Business Strategy Specialist at Rockfine B.D. Dalton

I help LAZY over-achievers get more from their Energy, Time and Focus from all they do. I have worked over the past 20 years to help successful people do even more by. -Sell more in less time to the right people for more money -Enhancing your network -Wealth Management solutions -Magnifying your business value for sale or passing on to kids. -Re-aligning your business for sale or merger

CEO at Kaiku Alex Balderstone

Alex is CEO & Co-Founder at Kaiku, an AI scouting platform for venture capital funds. Alex's has experience working in multiple different European start-up markets, and has helped 100s of VC funds with their scouting strategies. A founder at heart himself, he has experience directing large teams and specifically in the B2B space. He travels frequently, is a French and Spanish speaker and studied at two of Europe's leading business schools, Warwick and HEC Paris.

Advisor at Your Startup Partner Lee Lam

Lee has a depth of experience and knowledge in financial services technology due to the COO / Chief of Staff roles across a career that spans over 20 years and has also run a successful coaching practice alongside this for over 14 years. She is the right blend of risk-taking, change-making creativity, with the security, safety and logic of a COO who can implement change and growth without any dramas.


Chief Operating Officer at BEC Omran Habbal

COO of BEC & Director of FORWARD Accelerator | TEDx Speaker | Mentor | Startups & Founders Coach | Worked and lived in 6 different countries across Europe, Asia and Africa to develop a multinational outlook and the ability to understand the requirements of the local and international markets. Omran is involved with many enterprising initiatives and working with entrepreneurs, startups and scaleups across the nation and globally!

Chief Executive Officer of BEC Daniel Evans

Daniel is a social entrepreneur, start-up coach and a thought leader on supporting emerging entrepreneurs with a track record of working with businesses and taking them to scale. He is a graduate of Aston (MSc Entrepreneurship) and Newman (BA (Hons) Business Management) Universities. Daniel's other roles include acting as a Non Executive Director for National Enterprise Network & Calamus EV, Venture Scout at Ada Ventures.

Advisor & Mentor at Business Doctors Mike Allen

I have 30 years’ cross-sector experience in leadership positions, growing, changing and turning around businesses, from two of my own, through Private Equity to the FTSE 250 club. My career has been about the transformation of businesses into strongly market-focused organisations, with a particular emphasis on growth, authentic leadership and delivering change.


  • Can I have 1-to-1 meeting with experts?

    Of course. As part of the programme you can book 1-to-1 with one of our experts to provide you with tailored advice for your business.

  • Will this programme help me to raise investment?

    Part of the programme has been designed to both understand what you need to do to become investment ready in the UK whilst also helping you to build your own fundraising strategy. For those that are ready for investment, there will also be opportunities to connect with potential investors.

  • Do I need to come to the UK to take part in this programme?

    Not at all, you can complete this programme from your home country. However, if you are planning a visit to the UK then definitely get in touch with the team so that we can welcome you when you are here!

  • Can you help me with a visa?

    We are able to signpost advice around the different types of visas you may look at in the UK. We can also connect you with one of our entrepreneurs who is here on the visa you are considering. Finally, we are also happy to provide a letter of reference to support your application.

  • Is the programme designed for a specific sector or industry?

    Nope, this programme have been delivered to all type of sectors and industries that comes to mind. What you will learn through this programme is the bedrock for any business.

  • Will I receive a certificate at the end of the progamme?

    Sure, once you have successfully completed the course you will receive an approved BEC certificate.

  • How long can I access the programme materials for?

    You will have access to all the programme materials for 60 days.