Women in Entrepreneurship



Exxcel is a programme aimed at busy female entrepreneurs who have a business idea with high growth and export potential, within the STEM sector. Run by The Rubicon Centre

Exxcel Programme

Women's Networking Groups

Womens Networking

The LEO recognises the unique challenges faced by women entering into entrepreneurship. Networking is a valuable resource for business owners

Contact us to talk about our next programme

National Women's Enterprise Day


National Women's Enterprise Day is an annual event, held nationally every October to celebrate and focus on Women in Entrepreneurship.

NWED 2021 - Watch Back 

Strengthening You in Your Business

Strenghthening you in your Business

An opportunity to review your skills and expertise and, how you can leverage them to strengthen your business. Exploring your mind-set and how this impact your business

Strengthening you in Your Business


Mentoring FB

Mentoring matches up the knowledge and insights of experienced business practitioners with SME owners who need practical and strategic one-to-one advice and guidance

Apply for Mentoring

Engage with the LEO

Mairead O'Donnell, Allyson English, Rosie Mansfield

Opportunities arise for special programmes, awards, and networking events throughout the year. Stay engaged with the LEO for opportunities via the newsletter and social media channels