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Vikas Shah MBE

CEO, Swiscot Group

Host

 

"This is an event where you will find a mix of the practical, inspirational and useful - from great speakers, to service providers, products and the people you need to grow."

 

Vikas Shah MBE is one of the UK’s highest profile entrepreneurs and business commentators.

He holds a Professorship at MIT Sloan (The Lisbon MBA), and is an Honorary Professor at University of Manchester.

Vikas is a regular speaker and host at conferences around the world, and consults for a wide range of businesses. Vikas is CEO of Swiscot Group, a diversified international trading business, a venture investor in numerous businesses internationally, and co-founder of 53 Degrees North, a feature film studio.

He was awarded an MBE for Services to Business and the Economy in Her Majesty the Queen's 2018 New Year's Honours List.

Vikas has also recently been included on to the North West Insider Power 100 List

Vikas says, “Venturefest celebrates building business and, whether you’re starting out, scaling or a well-established business, this is an event where you will find a mix of the practical, inspirational and useful - from great speakers, to service providers, products and the people you need to grow.

“This event also showcases the very best of business in the North West and, importantly, brings together many of the region’s most successful entrepreneurs to connect with each other.”

Twitter: @MrVikas  #VFNW19

 

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