By entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs

  • "The Connect Gazelles are here to help and inspire ambitious entrepreneurs in Yorkshire to grow successful businesses." - Richard Doyle, Connect Gazelles Entrepreneur in Residence

  • "This operation would have been a godsend to me when I was growing my business. It offers a win-win for all concerned." - Deirdre Bounds, Founder of i-to-i and Connect Gazelles Entrepreneur in Residence

  • "Having a couple of hours with an entrepreneur that has been there and done it is hugely beneficial when you are moving over another hurdle, but still need a hand perfecting your technique." - Pete Watson, Atlas Cloud, Connect Gazelles Member

  • "The Connect Gazelles package enables members to be able to tap into leading expertise and have a sounding board with and access to successful business people." - Julie Kenny CBE, Chairman/CEO of Pyronix and Connect Gazelles Entrepreneur in Residence

  • "This initiative will really help fast growing companies expand. By sharing knowledge and expertise, everyone wins!” - Jonathan Turner, Connect Gazelles Entrepreneur in Residence

Welcome to Connect Gazelles - by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs

Our Mission:

"We believe that people who create and build businesses are the most important people in the world. Our mission is to help and inspire those ambitious entrepreneurs in Yorkshire to grow successful businesses by enabling them to learn from business people who have been there and done it."

Connect Gazelles is a unique not-for-profit membership group for ambitious entrepreneurs that enables them to learn from many of Yorkshire’s most successful business people: our ‘Entrepreneurs in Residence’ (EIRs). Our EIRs give time and considerable expertise for free to support growing businesses and to help them create jobs and wealth in Yorkshire. 

      

 

West & North Yorkshire

Are you an ambitious entrepreneur running a high-growth business in the West & North Regions of Yorkshire?

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South Yorkshire

Are you an ambitious entrepreneur running a high-growth business in the South Yorkshire Region?

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Entrepreneurs in Residence

Our Entrepreneurs in Residence are many of Yorkshire's most successful entrepreneurs.


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Members Testimonials

Testimonials from Connect Gazelles members who have taken part in a Springboard session as part of their membership.

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Membership Information

A unique opportunity to grow your business with direct access to the region's most successful entrepreneurs.

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The Team

Meet the Connect Gazelles team.



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South Yorkshire Partners

Thank you to our partners

West & North Yorkshire Partners

Thank you to our partners