Sector: FinTech

Capability: Advisory

Service: Capital Raising/Debt Advisory

Situation: The Co-Founders originally sought help to raise pre series A capital to fund growth following a successful first year of operation.

Impact: The Laeceum team have supported the Co-Founders on a number of strategic initiatives including a successful application for funding from the Irish Government’s High Potential Start-Up Unit, a complex and time sensitive debt restructure involving non-market standard CLNs, the secondment of a team member into the business as interim CFO/COO.



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Laeceum Life

Ellie is a part-time Analyst at Laeceum and is currently a third-year undergraduate in Human, Social and Political Sciences at the University of Cambridge. 

Ellie has a keen interest in corporate development and plays a lead role in building out Laeceum’s Advisory capability and university outreach and third sector engagement efforts.

Ellie has prior experience as a Consultant at DeHavilland and attended Harvard’s Model United Nations programme.