Date and Time of the Bull Ring

Wednesday 23rd October 2019, 3:00pm – 4:00pm


North Ave
Marston Green
B40 1NT

The BullRing @ The Festival of Enterprise 2019, 23.10.19

The Festival of Enterprise is a spectacular 2-day event connecting business owners to some of the UK’s leading experts in growth. This is one of the most innovative and valuable business event in the business calendar and is the event for you if you are an entrepreneur, business owner, start-up or looking to reach your next level.

BDC are pleased to host a BullRing session at the Festival of Enterprise this year. This is Birmingham’s real-life answer to popular TV shows like Dragon’s Den and Shark Tank. The session will present 5 exciting, pre-qualified companies seeking investment, pitching their ventures in front of  a panel of leading figures in business. They will offer their business nous on the pitches and engage in a Q&A session.

The BullRing boasts a fantastic show-like atmosphere, proving to be entertaining as well and educational, offering a fantastic opportunity to network and, possibly, make the deal of a lifetime!

Looking for Investment for your Venture?

Showcase your venture in the BullRing @ The Festival of Enterprise on 23rd October 2019. This is a fantastic opportunity to receive constructive advice from a panel of highly adept business leaders, as well as pitching to a room of potential investors and decision makers.

Complete this quick survey and see if you will qualify for The BullRing


If you are not quite ready for pitching or this date doesn’t work for you we will be running similar events in the future, so please, feel free to register your interest with Sam via


Meet: ‘The Bulls’…


King of the Entrepreneurs, Alan Barratt founded Grenade, the market leading sports nutrition brand. The company was started with just £27 and  is now worth a whopping £72m!

Kevin Caley boasts a wealth of financial experience, which has led to him establishing the world’s first peer-to-peer finance platform, “ThinCats”.

Chris Deering is ‘The Father of the Playstation’, pioneer behind the success of the Playstation and Playstation2 and former President of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe.

Investment professional, Pablo Jorge, is a corporate finance guru with over 15 years worth of expertise – What Pablo doesn’t know about investment, isn’t worth knowing!

Peter christodoulou is the co-Founder of leading women’s fashion brand, Roman Originals. Romans sell 3.5 million garments a year and were the company behind #thedress social media sensation – was the dress blue or gold? You decide…