One of the directors at Leicester Startups has joined Loughborough University to lead it’s startup programmes.

Rajinder Bhuhi is Loughborough’s new Incubation and Acceleration Associate.

In her new role, she will be responsible for a new series of targeted programmes designed to enhance support to new businesses in the area, as well as providing specialist business guidance, training and coaching to early-stage entrepreneurs in the University’s dedicated business incubator, LUinc..

Rajinder, who had headed up the University of Leicester’s Innovation Hub prior, said:

“I am delighted to have joined the team and to have the opportunity to contribute to the already outstanding work being carried out with supporters and the dynamic community of entrepreneurs and founders within the team. I’ve received a warm and wonderful welcome to the #Loughboroughfamily, and I’m excited about the potential of further development and growth, both here locally in Loughborough and across the region. It will be great to form further connections and collaborations with our partners and stakeholders within all our networks.”

You can read more about her appointment and Loughborough’s startup offer here,