The BPF Entrepreneurs and Start Ups Forum underpins all the key BPF programmes and was set up to empower British Pakistani entreprenuers and to provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs to meet and interact with seasoned business people and potential investors. The aim of the BPF Entrepreneurs and Start Ups Forum is to provide a platform for nurturing, inspiring, mentoring and networking for entrepreneurs and business people and to connect them with potential investors and business mentors who can assist them.

The BPF Entrepreneurs and Start Ups was launched in May 2017, in partnership with Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, at the BPF Start Ups: Setting Up, Fundraising and Scaling Up event (for details click here: and following the launch, we have partnered with organizations to provide a “Knowledge Cafe” for entrepreneurs to enable them to benefit from regular business mentoring (for details click here:

For information about upcoming events please click here:

We also provide mentorships under this forum and if you interested in either becoming a mentor then please click here: or in receiving mentoring then click here: You can find details of some of our mentors here:

We also provide internships / work placements with our partner organizations under this forum and you can find details here: and you will find details of job opportunities here:

Please find below some useful resources relevant to the BPF Entrepreneurs and Start Ups Forum:

Angels Den

+44 (0) 203 318 0230 or

UK Asian Business Council

+44 (0) 20 8538 0116 or

UK Asian Business Council, Suite 430 Legacy Centre, Hampton Road, West Feltham, Middlesex, TW13 6DH United Kingdom

UK Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UKPCCI)

Greater Birmingham Chamber of Commerce

0121 455 8670 or

75 Harborne Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 3DH

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce

0161 393 4321 or INFO@GMCHAMBER.CO.UK

Elliot House, 151 Deansgate, Manchester M3 3WD

Pakistan International Chamber of Commerce

(92-21) 3231-1453 / 3231-1142 or,

ICC Pakistan, V.M. House, P.O. Box 4050, West Wharf Road, Karachi-74000