British investor Stephen Fear: “Georgia is open for businesses”

On 23rd October 2019 Stephen Fear was featured on Georgian Agenda.ge website. To view the original article, please click here. _________________________________ Founder of large British company Fear Group, Stephen Fear has written a letter about his visit to Georgia, saying “Georgia is open for businesses”. The letter was published by…

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A public lecture by British businessman Stephen Fear was held at Tech Park, Tbilisi, Georgia

An article was published on Georgian ON.ge website on 16th October 2018 – Business & Economics section. Please see a translation below, please click here to view the original article. ___________________________________________________ “Democracy, innovation and entrepreneurship – these are the main indicators of which Georgia is able to become a leader”…

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Georgia is On My My Mind-Again!

When I was asked to speak in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi about the importance of enterprise, I was pleased to accept. Fewer places in the world can understand just how powerful free enterprise is to both individuals and a sovereign nation than Georgia, which only 30 years ago was…

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Bristol’s rejected arena: a tale of two cities

Below is an article written by Joey Gardiner at Building Magazine published on building.co.uk on 26th September 2018. Please click here to view the original article. ________________________________________________ Bristol’s mayor has rejected plans to build an arena in the city centre to make way for a £300m mixed‑use scheme, provoking opposition.…

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HOPE REMAINS FOR BRISTOL CITY CENTRE ARENA

Below is an article written by Ellie Pipe at Bristol 24/7 published on 21st September 2018. Please click here to view the original article.    A businessman championing a city centre arena has pledged to do all he can to ensure the best deal for the people of Bristol. Stephen…

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An Age-Old Mega Trend

Original article written by Leon Fear for Business Leader as featured on their website on 14th September 2018. To view the original, please click here. __________________________________________________   It’s a well known fact that people are generally living longer than at any time in history thanks to advances in medical science and…

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Bristol Arena – A Golden Opportunity

When I was personally asked by Harvey Goldsmith CBE to try to arrange a meeting with the current Mayor of Bristol, Marvin Rees, because he himself hadn’t been able to get hold of him, I thought it would be an easy job. Harvey has serious American investors with a plan…

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NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards 2018

Family businesses contribute hugely to Britain’s economy with around two thirds of businesses in the UK being family owned, that’s almost 5 million businesses, so I’m proud to be part of one started by my father in 1969. We’ve moved on a bit since the early days of my Dad…

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CHANGING SPACES – ANALYSING THE SHOPPING CENTRE

Original article written by Leon Fear for Business Leader as featured on their website on 29th August 2018. To view the original, please click here. __________________________________________________ The British high street appeared to be thriving when I was growing up with new local shopping centres cropping up in most medium sized towns.…

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Invest in South Gloucestershire

Bristol is often cited in national newspapers and magazines as a great place to live and work, and that is undoubtably true, but the counties that border one of Britain’s great investment & lifestyle hotspots have their attractions too! South Gloucestershire lies to the North & West of Bristol and…

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Georgia – A Magical Place

Last summer I decided to take a trip to the cradle of winemaking, the beautiful Eastern European country of Georgia, considered historically to be the gateway to Asia. Accompanying me last year were, Paul Hinchcliffe, who teaches business studies at The University of the West of England and is someone…

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