When you are looking to grow your business there are always plenty of new challenges. The Growth Hub can help you find the right finance opportunities. We have help with developing your sales and marketing strategies. Growing your business may mean that you will want to take on more staff, we have plenty of advice in recruiting and hiring staff. The Skills Support Programme can help up skill your staff. You may be looking to take on an apprentice to help develop skills for the future. Building your management skills will be key to your growth and increasing productivity. This may also be the time to start looking to the export market to help develop your business. Having an online presence is now a necessity for any modern business, we have advice for developing this aspect of your business. Government Business Forum provides extensive support for people who are looking to grow their businesses. If you want to find out how the productivity of your business compares to other businesses use our productivity calculator.

The British Business Bank Finance Your Growth Information Hub helps businesses understand and discover the finance options that could enable them to grow.

We also have a mine of information in our Knowledge Centre.

Below you will find a selection of both Humber and national organisations that will help with funding and business support to grow your business.

scaleup institiue

The Scaleup Institute provides information and help for businesses looking to expand rapidly.

There are 46 organisations within New Business Growth.

Humber Local Enterprise Partnership FUNDING & SUPPORT for Business through Business loan fund and Growing the Humber 01482 485260 info@humberlep.org
Humber LEP Growth Hub SUPPORT - Offers free business support from pre startups to established businesses 01482 485260 growth.hub@humberlep.org
British Business Bank FUNDING - Our aim is to make finance markets work better for small businesses 0114 206 2131 info@british-business-bank.co.uk
Business Enterprise Fund FUNDING - social enterprise, set up to provide loans to SME businesses who are unable to raise finance from mainstream lenders. 0800 080 3145 info@befund.org
Economic Growth Solutions FUNDING & SUPPORT - Provision of the Manufacturing Growth Programme neil.harriman@egs.live
Funding Circle FUNDING - Focused on SME's who can borrow from a wide range of investors 0800 048 8747
Innovate UK FUNDING & SUPPORT to find and drive the science and technology innovations 01793 442700 support@innovateuk.gov.uk
Lombard FUNDING - the growth of business across a diverse range of sectors with tailored asset finance solutions 0345 877 8888 generalenquiries@lombard.co.uk
SIRIUS FUNDING & SUPPORT a free source of business advice, support and funding for businesses of all stages or growth. 01482.890146 info@sirius-hull.co.uk
Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) FUNDING - funds exploitable innovation to support UK defence and security quickly and effectively, and support UK prosperity 01980 950000 option 3 accelerator@dstl.gov.uk
Business Is Great Britain SUPPORT - Business Resources tools to help start new ventures, and grow your business. 0300 456 3565
East Riding of Yorkshire Council SUPPORT - Business Support for the East Riding of Yorkshire 01482 393939
Hull City Council SUPPORT - Business support for the Hull area 01482 615388 business.support@hullcc.gov.uk
North East Lincolnshire Council SUPPORT - Advice for local businesses and organisations looking to relocate to the area. 01472 326142 info@e-factor.co.uk
North Lincolnshire Council FUNDING & SUPPORT - Advice for local businesess and companies looking to locate to the area 01724 297330 businessinfo@northlincs.gov.uk
University of Hull FUNDING & SUPPORT - A range of business support to start-ups and established businesses (0)1482 346311 business@hull.ac.uk
University of Lincoln FDUNDING & Support - The Business Support department operating the Growth on Growth fund 01522 837200 info@lincsinnovation.co.uk
ActionCoach SUPPORT - Business coaching and Grant Funding
B5Direction SUPPORT - tailored support designed to realise true growth potential. 07764 365 291 brian.sainsbury@b5direction.co.uk
Barclays Bank SUPPORT - Helping the next business generation achieve their ambitions 01482 332565
Brook Corporate Developments Ltd SUPPORT - specialist business consultancy and training support provider. 01226240435 enquiries@brookconsult.co.uk
Catapult Centres SUPPORT - world-leading centres designed to transform the UK's capability for innovation and growth. 02035 744707/07580 111066
China-Britain Business Council (CBBC) SUPPORT - Our services offer tailor-made support for your business needs when doing business with China. 0113 247 1584 linda.rosen@cbbc.org
Department For International Trade SUPPORT - advice and support to companies who want to grow their business overseas. 07881 266 270 duncan.slater@mobile.trade.gov.uk
E-Factor Group Ltd SUPPORT - providing real support to small and medium businesses 01472 252780 info@e-factor.co.uk
Encompass Consultancy Ltd SUPPORT- wide range of service to businesses across the Humber 01482 222 463 info@encompass-consultancy.com
Enterprise Europe Network FUNDING & SUPPORT - free advice and access to business and technology partnering opportunities in new markets for SME's 0300 12 33144 contact@enterprise-europe.co.uk
Enterprise Nation SUPPORT - Resource for Business startups and established business 020 3871 2922 hello@enterprisenation.com
Fluent Coaching SUPPORT - we help you develop yourself, your team or your whole organisation 01652 462006 info@fluentcoaching.com
For Entrepreneurs Only SUPPORT - Helping Entrepreneurs in Hull & East Yorkshire to Create Wealth and Jobs. 07539074890 jan.brumby@forentrepreneursonly.co.uk
Goldman Sachs Support - 10,000 Small Businesses Programme is an investment to help entrepreneurs 07827 062019 Maneesh.Singh@sbs.ox.ac.uk
Hull Library - Business & IP Centre SUPPORT - for entrepreneurs and innovators to launch and grow a business 01482 223 344 reference.library@hcandl.co.uk
ICAEW SUPPORT - advice for owner-run businesses, SMEs and new business startups. bas@icaew.com
John Olivant - Business Coach SUPPORT - 1-2-1 support for small businesses 01482 408585 info@johnolivant.co.uk
Kaizen Consulting SUPPORT - We are a business specialising in helping businesses to grow. 01482 772261 dawn@kaizenconsulting.co.uk
Knowledge Transfer Partnerships SUPPORT - helping businesses to improve their competitiveness and productivity through technology 0300 321 4357 KTP_Companies@innovateuk.gov.uk
Konfer SUPPORT - Connects experts and business innovators across the UK konfer-support@ncub.co.uk
Lean Business Solutions SUPPORT - helping achieve rapid and sustainable improvements throughout their business 01522 306 242 enquiries@lean-business-solutions.co.uk
PAGE Consulting Ltd SUPPORT – Business Coaching and Specialist in Transforming Business Performance 01430 440079 Enquiries@pageconsulting.ltd.uk
UnLtd FUNDING & SUPPORT - for social enterprise and social entrepreneurs 0845 850 1122
Visit England SUPPORT - Help For Tourism Businesses Vicky.Parr@VisitEngland.org
Federation of Small Businesses SERVICES - promoting and protecting the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms. 01482 571012 customerservices@fsb.org.uk
UKTraining TRAINING - delivere training in many financial and legislative subjects for over 30 years. 01704878988 david.smith@uktrainingworldwide.com
4Networking NETWORKING - Network locally, regionally and even nationally 0845 123 4444
BusinessHive Business Club NETWORKING - Benefits the business community and the hundreds of established businesses 01472 242 667 info@businesshive.net
THE Business Network NETWORKING - Business Networking for South Humberside 07730 525349 karen.locking@business-network.co.uk