Entrepreneurs in Residence join Leeds Beckett University
19 December 2017 - Carrie Braithwaite
Leeds Business School has welcomed three Entrepreneurs in Residence to its team.
Graham Abbott, Christian Townsley and Faresh Maisura will join the University in the new year and will support students in setting up their own businesses and developing their entrepreneurial expertise.
They will act as mentors to start-up or incubator businesses established by students and provide knowledge and insight into the role of the entrepreneur.
Professor George Lodorfos, Dean of Leeds Business School, said: “As part of our commitment to the success of the Northern Powerhouse and the creation of expertise to support students looking to set up their own businesses, Leeds Business School has announced the appointment of three Entrepreneurs in Residence.
“I am delighted to welcome Graham, Christian and Faresh, and look forward to a long and fruitful working relationship.”