Past Events

Invitation to join Edison at Master Investor, Islington, London on Saturday 25 April 2015

Date: 25 Apr 2015

Venue: Business Design Centre in Islington, London

Join Edison at Master Investor at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London on Saturday 25 April 2015 to meet the founders and CEOs of a range of exciting start-ups who will be showcasing their products and services. This industry-leading event is an opportunity to meet and talk with CEOs of publicly traded companies, learn about ground-breaking new technologies and emerging investment opportunities ahead of your peers.


Headline speakers at the event


Jim Mellon, the Master Investor himself, worth an estimated £850m according to the Sunday Times Rich list. An entrepreneur and active investor, Jim made some strikingly accurate predictions at last year’s show. This year he discusses his latest book, Fast Forward, exploring emerging technologies.

Gervais Williams, award-winning small-cap fund manager and MD of Miton Group. Gervais recently published his second book The Future is Small.

Merryn Somerset-Webb, Editor-in-chief of MoneyWeek, Financial Times columnist and TV/radio commentator. Merryn is back with her financial know-how.

Nigel Farage, just days before the UK general election, former city trader and leader of the UK Independence Party, Nigel is sure to deliver a divisive but unmissable speech.

Sir Steve Redgrave, five-time Olympic gold medallist and sporting icon, Sir Steven will be talking about his past life, how he got to where he is today, and his future business plans.

Evil Knievil, notorious short-seller, Simon Cawkwell (aka Evil Knievil) is back by popular demand. A trained accountant and Britain’s most feared bear raider, Evil is back to share his musings.

Simon Weston OBE, crowned the Nation’s Hero in 2014, Falklands veteran, campaigner and philanthropist. Weston is sure to inspire as he talks about overcoming adversity and his latest business venture.

James Ferguson, for more than 20 years, James Ferguson has enjoyed a high-powered career as an institutional broker. More recently a TV commentator, he is currently looking at the Western banking crisis and implications of policy responses for economic growth prospects.

Zak Mir, perhaps the UK’s best known technical analyst with over 20 years’ charting experience. You won’t catch Zak anywhere else this spring.


Master Investor has brought investors, entrepreneurs, listed companies and noted experts together for 13 years. 2015 will be the biggest and most ambitious show to date. Discover more than 100 exhibiting companies and network with more than 3,000 private investors. Explore cutting-edge new apps, learn about exciting advancements in robotics and experience the latest technologies, including 3D printing, electric cars and virtual reality.


Claim Your FREE Edison ticket to Master Investor


Edison is able to offer 200 complimentary tickets to the Master Investor show (usual price: £20) to private investors in our network. To claim your free ticket, please click on this link. Tickets will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis, so don’t lose out on the opportunity and claim your free ticket today.

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