The Northampton B2B start-up accelerator.

What is Ricoh Ignite?

For entrepreneurs in the northants area creating products and services for business, ricoh ignite is a year-long accelerator, based on some of the most advanced business growth methodology on the planet.

  • Delivered by London accelerator, 50th Generation
  • Backed by innovative corporate, Ricoh UK
  • Takes no equity, asks for no revenue share
  • Provides flexible additional office space

Want to know more? Here is a quick overview of the ignite syllabus.

Register your interest for any future Ricoh incubators by contacting us at

We look forward to hearing from you!

Ignite 1 Products

The team from 50th Generation

Award-winning start up accelerator in Cambridge, London and Cape Town.

Carrie Bedingfield

Entrepreneur & Investor

Richard Stobart

Entrepreneur & Start-up Expert

Harry Hellyer

Growth & Strategy Expert

Martyn Evans

Product Designer


The team from Ricoh UK

Business Excellence specialists from the global business services company Ricoh.

Mike Baddeley

Head of Business Excellence

Rebekah Wallis

HR Director

Rick Hewitt

Finance Director

Claire Heenan

New Way of Working Specialist


What people say about Ignite

“..a level of energy and enthusiasm which was mind blowing.”

“Comfort zones went out the window after the first 2 hours.”

“The learning and growth I have seen in everyone involved has been enormous!”

“WOW! Think that says it all.”