Shaun Beaney


Finance & Funding Mentor

Shaun is an expert in the funding and finance options available to creative businesses, from initial angel and seed funding, all the way through to gaining later stage investment via venture capital and private equity.

Shaun is on the Corporate Finance Faculty of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales (ICAEW) and has taught about finance and investment at several Creative Entrepreneurs “Creative Startup Essentials” courses.

He devised and co-authored ‘Creative Industries – Routes to Finance’, the seminal financing guide for Creative Entrepreneurs.

Ask Shaun questions about…

  • Finding investors

  • Raising money for your creative startup

  • Crowdfunding, grants, loans