Created to help excellent enterprises take on the world

ELITE is a programme designed to help SMEs prepare and structure for the next stage of growth through the access to long term financing opportunities.

ELITE offers an innovative approach, including a training programme, a working zone supported by a tutorship model and direct access to the financial community through dedicated digital community facilities. It is “capital neutral” to any financing opportunity, providing access to Private Equity and Venture Capital funds, debt products, etc.

ELITE is dedicated to the most exciting and ambitious SMEs, having a sound business model, clear growth strategy and a desire to obtain funding in the near future. The long term objective of ELITE is to improve SMEs access to more sophisticated skill-sets, network and a diversified capital pool in order to accelerate growth opportunities

ELITE is aimed at the cream of Italian enterprises, and offers a three-phase-programme to help them chart the route to success.

  • supporting them in a unique process of cultural and organisational change
  • introducing them to the capital markets
  • enhancing relations with the banking and enterprise systems
  • fostering internationalisation