Our contribution to growth is around strengthening the “Scale Up Ecosystem” – making sure that the West of England has the most vibrant and fertile environment that allows businesses of all sectors and types, to scale, should that be the right path for them to take. In partnership with the West of England Combined Authority we:
- host an Investor-in-Residence services to provide guidance to anyone to raise finance.
- support local investment networks and organising the West of England Quarterly Investment Briefing
- curate the West of England Scale-up Ecosystem Map
- partner with UKBAA to run the Bristol Angel Hub
- are developing a vehicle, Great Western Ventures,
- sponsor Silicon Gorge investor pitching events
provide the West of England “Scale Up Enabler” who develops the broader Scale Up ecosystem, so that all companies that have the potential to scale up, can do.