FFG Chairman Dean Forbes named second most influential Black person in Britain by The Powerlist 2023

watch video


watch video
Forbes Family Group are a NFP organisation dedicated to promoting and inspiring excellence to those to and from, under resourced and underrepresented groups.

We believe that with the right networks, support and investment we can help individuals and organisations to thrive.

Our goal is to effect tangible impact and create valuable connections to everyone we interactive with. Focussed on inspiring professional excellence, positive social mobility and equitable access to success through investment, community and media platforms.

FFG Chairman Dean Forbes named second most influential Black person in Britain by The Powerlist 2023
Find out more
Our Chairman Dean Forbes receives Baobab Award for Business at Best of Africa Awards 2022
Find out more
FFG Chairman, Dean Forbes becomes an official Partner at specialist investment firm, Corten Capital
Find out more
Previous slide
Next slide

Forbes Family Group are pleased to host our next highly anticipated Radar Event on

Tuesday 4th April 2023 - 6.30pm
Location: Central London

Limited Spaces Available. Closing Date for Applications: 17th March.

Success timeline

There are many variations of passages of Lorem Ipsum available, but the majority.
Keep me informed
“There are many variations of passages of Lorem Ipsum available, but the majority have suffered alteration in some form, by injected humour, or randomised words which don't look even slightly”
First & Last Name
Job roles
Levelling the playing field for the UK’s under-served communities.

If you’d like more information about Project 10, our mentorship schemes or our FFG Investments portfolio, please contact us using the form provided.

Latest News

FFG Chairman, Dean Forbes interview with Danielle Newnham

Danielle Newnham host of the Danielle Newnham Podcast that interviews leading tech founders and innovators is joined by our Chairman, Dean Forbes.

Dean shares a detailed account of his back-story, what a billion euro exit feels like, critical lessons he has learned along the way, and much more…

Read more →

Letter from Dean

Wow! Number 2 on the Powerful Media and JP Morgan Powerlist, recognising the UK’s most powerful and influential black people!

Its surreal to me to be in such company on such a list, let alone number 2. I cannot tell you how proud and honoured I am.

Read more →

FFG Chairman, Dean Forbes, seals another Unicorn deal!

In what has been a tremendous turnaround, in just 12 months, our FFG Chairman, Dean Forbes, CEO of Forterro, European ERP Software and Services provider, has announced another landmark deal.  Today, Partners Group, a leading global private markets’ firm has acquired Forterro in a transaction at a value of €1 billion.

Read more →

Properly developer @propertybykazy shares his tips on how to achieve long term goals by breaking them down in small tasks 📝 

Clip taking from our Radar Networking event.
“It’s so important that FFG does these events and the ecosystem is perfect for this community” 🙌🏾

Here are some highlights from the Cap Table Pitch Competition training event powered by our competition partner HSBC Innovation Banking.

This event gave 50 ambitious founders the chance to hear from an esteemed panel who shared their expert knowledge and insight on rasing funds and scaling especially for early stage businesses!
We have £45,000 to invest through our Cap Table Pitch Competition!

Over the next 5 days we need your help. Watch the videos on our stories, vote for your favourite and help decide who gets a place in the next round. 

Let’s help these founders thrive. 

Drop a thumps up emoji below if you’ll help us decide 👍

#CapTablePitch #ForbesFamilyGroup #FFG