beyond herizons

Beyond HERizons is a 12-month programme that offers a balance of education, support and networking opportunities to our cohort of female founders

Our mission for Beyond HERizons is to:

Support the female founder network on their scaling journeys

Empower female founders to pursue and secure funding

Build an inclusive and diverse network passionate about
balancing gender inequalities in the investment ecosystem

Why we are launching this programme

A large funding gap exists in the investment landscape between male and female founders. We want to provide female founders with the skillset, network and confidence to scale their business.


of entrepreneurs in the UK are female


of leadership positions in the UK technology sector are women


of startup funding in the UK goes to female-only founding teams

Beyond HERizons offers a balance of content, practical support and investor networking opportunities. The programme is curated to be impactful and practical, ensuring that our delegates receive tangible and sustainable support from experts, our partners and each other. The five streams of programme content are as follows:

Core Modules

Investor Connector Sessions

Experts & Advocates

Silicon Valley Mission


Peer & Ecosystem Networking

Beyond HERizons supports female-led companies that are actively looking to secure their next round of investment to continue their journey to scale. To be eligible for our programme, we require companies applying to meet the following criteria:

Have secured previous investment

Have between 5-100 employees

Have a turnover of less than £40m

Have a UK-registered company

Have a minimum viable product

To be actively seeking investment within the next 12-18 months

OUR female founder community
InteREsted in learning more?
Download our overview for our full eligibility criteria and more information on the programme.
Hear From our community
“Why do I want to join the mission? To learn from others, share our experiences, support other women, build our network, and explore how best to grow our businesses.” Farah Kabir

Co-Founder, HANX

‘The female founder programme has been truly transformational for me, personally. The group is my go-to place for all advice – the women are super-achievers, incredibly well-connected and with so much generosity of spirit to help and be there just when you need them.” Dana Denis-Smith

CEO, Obelisk Support

“We believe that being a diverse and inclusive company leads to more innovative results; this is embedded into our mission, policies, practices, and procedures.” Rahel Tesfai

Founder & CEO, FroHub

“The female founder network curated by SVC2UK has transformed my life. I am enriched by deep enduring connections with women who inspire me and lift me up on a daily (yes, we talk daily) basis! We are all open and honest with one another, everyone is willing to open up their contact book and share advice on a professional and personal level. I don’t know where I would be without it! Melissa Morris

CEO, Lantum

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