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Description: We will lead you through the process of achieving rapid, low cost growth for your business. From set-up to recruiting your franchisees, we’ll do it all for you.


The Franchising Centre, The Bio Centre
York Science Park
Heslington, York YO10 5DG 
UK - England

Contact: Jan Webb

Telephone: 01904 561 598

Fax: 01904 435135




The Franchising Centre- Advice for Franchisees

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Want to Invest in a Master Franchise?

Discover How to be Successful, Meet the Right Contacts and See Today’s Hot Opportunities.

At this Master Franchise Conference you will learn the secrets of how to be a successful master franchisee, see presentations from some exciting brands looking for master franchise investors in the UK and meet the people that will make sure you find out about the best master franchise opportunities first.

The Franchising Centre

1.30pm Registration and coffee
2.00pm Welcome and introduction to master franchising
2.30pm Brand presentation - Italian cuisine at its best and a delicious European success story
2.50pm Become a successful master franchisee - Iain Martin,Director, The International Franchising Centre
3.10pm Brand presentation - An attractive retail concept in the growing beauty sector with a twist that offers unique opportunities for rapid expansion
3.30pm The legal aspects of master franchising - Iain Bowler, DLA Piper
3.50pm Coffee and chat with the presenters
4.00pm Brand presentation - An amazing coffee retailer that has a cult following in 24 countries around the world
4.20pm Arranging funding for your master franchise - David Williams, Director of Franchising, Royal Bank of Scotland
4.40pm Brand presentation - The senior care sector is growing rapidly and this large US franchisor is expanding to meet the demand
5.00pm Questions and answers

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Speakers Biographies


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Iain Martin QFP – Director, The International Franchising Centre
Iain has been in franchising for almost 20 years with extensive experience across many areas and has provided consultancy,franchisee and executive recruitment services to a broad range of franchisors. He specialises in master franchise recruitment and has a track record of helping franchisors break into new international markets by appointing master franchisees.
The Franchising Centre David Williams QFP – Director of Franchising, RBS England & Wales and NatWest Scotland
David has a wide range of experience within the Business & Commercial Banking sector
and has been involved in Franchising with RBS since 1995. He currently works within part of RBS Group which will be sold to Santander in due course and his role is to keep the Bank up to date with changes to specific franchises and to develop franchise business for RBS.
David is a regular speaker at various seminars for prospective franchisees,franchisors and the BFA and is a BFA Qualified Franchise Professional.
The Franchising Centre Iain Bowler – Iain Bowler, DLA Piper
Iain qualified as a solicitor in 1988 and specialised in corporate merger and acquisition, stock exchange and complex commercial and joint venture work.
Between 1998 and 2001 Iain was Director of Corporate Finance of a corporate industrial developer with offices in Halifax and Atlanta,responsible for the commercial and financial evaluation of acquisition opportunities,transaction structuring and
negotiation and the performance of detailed commercial and financial due diligence.
 Iain is a member of the International Commercial Contracts & Distribution Group core management team and is Head of Franchising for the EMEA Region.


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