Support and mentoring

Advice to help startups scale

Need a brand identity ASAP or looking to hire the best tech talent? We’ve got you.

As a member of our coworking space, you’ll have access to our on-site experts who have been chosen for their experience in advising startups on branding, insurance, banking, legal issues and recruitment.

We also have our own in-house innovation team that delivers workshops and accelerator programmes and helps connect startups, scaleups and corporates.


Here to help: our partners

This team provides on-site support to all Plexal members

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Kemp Little is a specialist technology law firm dedicated to helping startups and early-stage businesses navigate their way around the legal aspects of starting a company.

As a member, you can bring your questions to the team based at Plexal and get an hour of free consultation time. You can also access Kemp Little’s FlightDeck portal, which contains free legal guidance and template documents in areas relating to:

  • structuring a business
  • data protection
  • employment documentation
  • intellectual property
  • sales and operational agreements
  • shares and companies documentation
  • tax and incentives advice
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Hiscox is a leading insurance firm with experience in working with startups and scaleups, and its team at Plexal specialise in technology and cybersecurity.

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Idea East is a design innovation agency that believes in doing things differently.

With experience in working collaboratively with startups, scaleups and SMEs, it offers clients free consultation and bucketloads of fresh, creative ideas. Its packages are structured to work with you and cover everything from branding and brand communications through to video and motion and complete experiential design. It’s basically an “access all areas’’ pass clients can use whenever and however they want.

Idea East’s areas of expertise include:

  • UX/ UI, 3D visualisation and product design, immersion, AR and VR
  • State-of-the-art experiential web design
  • Branding: they can help you understand what your customer needs and establish brand loyalty through free BrandStorming sessions
  • Effective brand communications, winning brand trust, knowing your competition, highlighting your strengths and utilising them
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This chartered accountancy firm has helped hundreds of early stage, entrepreneurial businesses avoid the pitfalls of starting up while also helping them exploit the right opportunities.

Digital, cloud-based, Xero-obsessed and entrepreneurially minded, its team at Plexal is available to support our members. For a fixed fee payable over 12 months, they can advise you on tax, take care of your payroll, assist with funding and make sure your affairs are in order – which means you can focus on building your business.

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From banking services to expert advice to help your business grow, Barclays is on hand to support our members.

Informed Funding (iF) is a source of guidance and advice designed to help new and growing businesses develop their finance strategy and identify the options available to them to attract funding.

Plexal members have free and exclusive access to 1 2 1 financial and funding strategy consultations, finance strategy meetups, workshops and access to Informed Funding’s wider network of funders.

Informed Funding exclusively supports Founders, Directors and Business Owners and have done so since its launch in February 2015.

Informed Funding also run an annual Funding Fair at Plexal every November, focused on funding for Deep Tech. Their conference brings together innovators, entrepreneurs, investors and leaders as they identify the funding, investment and business success stories that will power future investment in your business.

For any more information on iF or to book one of their services, please contact the team on

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