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Alacrity – From Year Zero

What’s been happening at Alacrity?

At Alacrity, we combine graduate entrepreneurs with world-class mentors to create the next generation of tech companies. The first 18 weeks of the programme have…

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Slush Part 2. Product market fit – the holy grail: “Tis but a scratch”

Written by Dr. Wil Williams, Alacrity Foundation CEO.   A ton of stuff is written about product market fit.  I recently attended the Slush event…

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Slush Part 1. Billy No Mates: Not for Long

Written by Dr. Wil Williams, Alacrity Foundation CEO. In late November I attended the Slush tech entrepreneurship convention in Helsinki. Slush is the world's leading…

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NEWS: Alacrity Alumni Company Hut Six Investment Round

Hut Six - who graduated from the Alacrity Foundation’s programme in 2017, has secured a new £450,000 equity investment in a funding round that included…

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“How to create jobs …and value”

OSCAR SEASON 'The Pursuit of Happyness' is a 2006 American biographical drama film based on entrepreneur Chris Gardner's nearly one-year struggle being homeless.  When Chris Gardner (Will Smith) makes a…

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“Why Pivots are Pivotal to Your Success”

SAILING AWAY Like Ellen MacArthur tacking across the Atlantic Ocean, technology start-up companies pivot around on their journeys, hopefully with the same sense of direction…

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    My First Year as CEO of the Alacrity Foundation – a Reflection

    A Prologue In May 2018 I took over as CEO of the Alacrity Foundation in Newport.  After over a year in the job I feel…

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    10 Great Podcasts An Entrepreneur Could Listen To

    Here are 10 really insightful and interesting podcasts to keep any budding entrepreneur motivated. Enjoy! The Bottom Line Evan Davis hosts the business conversation show…

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