Grow your business in London

The London & Partners’ Business Growth Programme can help you grow your business and boost your innovation, productivity and profitability.

Launched in 2017, the programme has supported more than 900 companies in expanding their teams, creating jobs, raising finance, launching new products and strengthening their management talent.

About the programme

This free programme offers tailored, impartial advice to businesses based in London looking to develop at different stages of their growth journey. With strategic solutions including mentoring, workshops, business growth advice and opportunities across our London network, we can help unlock your business potential.

Companies join the programme in cohorts, giving you a unique opportunity to collaborate and share knowledge with others in your sector.

The Business Growth Programme helped wOndary get to the next stage. The quality of workshops was truly impressive, and the team is brilliant at coordinating the whole programme and events around London. 
Claire Trachet
Founder and CEO

What's involved in the programme? 

The three-month programme consists of:

  • A business growth adviser: dedicated advice and guidance including a tailored growth plan
  • Corporate engagement: collaborate with larger corporates with operations in London
  • Workshops and events: opportunities to learn from expert advisers and peers
  • Mentoring scheme: expert help and advice from those who have experienced it first-hand
  • Local business support: introduction to a full range of London & Partners' service providers

A step-by-step guide to the programme


Develop a growth plan

Is my business eligible?

The London & Partners’ Business Growth Programme provides free business support.

We help ensure that small and medium-sized enterprises in the creative, financial, business services and tech, urban innovation and life sciences sectors have the skills and guidance to grow their business.

To be eligible for the service, your business must:

  • Be based in London
  • Be looking to grow across London
  • Have between three and 250 employees
  • Have a turnover of less than £40m
  • Have a UK-registered company

Continued support and advice

When you graduate from the Business Growth Programme, your journey doesn’t just end there. That’s where our Alumni Community comes in.

Our community will continue to nurture your business growth ambitions through events and networking opportunities.

This continued support and advice from across our network can help you to grow further.

Apply to the programme

Submit your application and grow your business in London.