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No matter what size your business is, we are here to support you with a range of essential tools and guides.

Market Insights & Interviews

Cris Reeves, Haughton Honey

Cris Reeves, Haughton Honey

Using mail order rather than social media to drive sales, being stubborn and having the determination to make honey an exciting product again has been key to the success of Haughton Honey, a fast-growing English honey business in Cheshire, says its founder Cris Reeves.

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Aman Behzad, Royal Park Partners

Aman Behzad, Royal Park Partners

If you have an exciting and ambitious financial technology business then equity investors are queueing up to back you, says Aman Behzad, Managing Partner of Royal Park Partners, a corporate finance advisory firm which focuses on helping fintech companies find equity funding.

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Amy Moring and Jeff Webster, Hunter & Gather

Amy Moring and Jeff Webster, Hunter & Gather

A surge of interest in health and wellness by consumers during the Covid-19 pandemic has super-charged growth at Hunter & Gather, a health food and supplements business with a £2 million turnover run by co-Founders Amy Moring and Jeff Webster.

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Upcoming Events

Honouring the UK’s most outstanding entrepreneurs and high-growth businesses Awards ceremony: 25 November 2020, JW Marriott Grosvenor House Hotel, London

The Growing Business Awards are the most credible and highly valued recognition of exceptional growing businesses. Now entering their 22nd year we celebrate the strength, vision and resilience of fast-growing SMEs - these are the accolades that UK SMEs really want to win!

Transforming the finance function in growing businesses 10th December 2020, Virtual Event

Finance Leaders’ Summit is back for its 6th year. This year the event will focus on operational and strategic aspects of the finance function in growing businesses.

This Summit is a must-attend event for all Chief Financial Officers and Finance Directors who would like to understand the changing role of the finance function within growing businesses in the UK, including the pressing questions of funding options, new availability of innovative technology, financial risks, maximising value for exit and digital transformation to name few.

Investor view

Organic Growth Masterclass: Grayce, backed by Literacy Capital

Organic Growth Masterclass: Grayce, backed by Literacy Capital

Richard Pindar, Chief Investment Officer at Literacy Capital, explains how targeting larger clients and giving the business the confidence and ambition to scale up has been the key to success for business consultancy firm Grayce.
Organic Growth Masterclass: Barber, backed by RJD Partners

Organic Growth Masterclass: Barber, backed by RJD Partners

Frank Bulman, partner of private equity firm RJD Partners, explains how their portfolio body art business Barber became a leading ecommerce platform in the European tattoo industry.
Organic Growth Masterclass: United Group, backed by BC Partners

Organic Growth Masterclass: United Group, backed by BC Partners

Nikos Stathopoulos, Partner of private equity firm BC Partners, explains how organic growth strategies have helped telecoms business United Group deliver outstanding results.

Industry spotlight

21st annual Finance Directors’ Satisfaction Survey opens

21st annual Finance Directors’ Satisfaction Survey opens

If you think you have found a service provider that really delivers, then we want to hear about it.
The gift that keeps on giving

The gift that keeps on giving

A Growing Business Award can deliver a long-lasting boost to your business
bOnline wins a Smaller Company category in 2020 Growing Business Awards

bOnline wins a Smaller Company category in 2020 Growing Business Awards

Congratulations to telephony services provider bOnline, which has won the Smaller Company of the Year (turnover up to £10m) category in the 2020 Growing Business Awards.

Growing Business Intelligence Webinars

In these uncertain times it is more important than ever to learn best practise from other entrepreneurial businesses and market experts. We’ve interviewed some fascinating people who share their thoughts and experiences here.

Friday Nov 27 2020

Planning for the Future in the Face of Technological Advancement

What to watch & download

Growth Tactics for Market Penetration

9 Best Practice Sales Campaigns for Turbulent Times...🙌

Covid-19 Global Survey: Inside business- impacts and responses

ACCA's global research with over 10,000 finance professionals identifies a wide range of business and financial challenges facing organisations of all sizes and across all sectors

Coronavirus government support for businesses

We know things are uncertain at the moment, so we want to reassure you what we’re here to help you. On top of any financial support you might need, the Government has launched a range of temporary measures to support your business through this period of disruption caused by coronavirus

CCB Business support brochure

Coronavirus - support for businesses. This document outlines some of the support available to you and your business to ensure you’re well prepared for now and the future. Coronavirus – All. Together. Now. It’s clear that coronavirus has everyone feeling on edge and uncertain at the moment.

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