About the programme
Individually tailored towards your business, this free 12-month programme provides world-class support and advice for your international business success, including bespoke, on-the-ground support in your key global markets.
Companies join the programme in cohorts, giving you a unique opportunity to collaborate and share knowledge with others in your sector.
What's on offer?
- One-to-one and one-to-many mentoring and ongoing guidance from entrepreneurs and business leaders.
- Focused workshops and events that provide the opportunity to learn from expert advisers.
- Exclusive connections to top corporates in London and internationally through our access to corporates initiative.
- Live leads for specific business opportunities in North America, Europe, China and India.
- The opportunity to join high-profile targeted trade missions led by our team of international business experts.
- A dedicated Trade Manager who will be your main point of contact throughout your journey.
Apply nowTake your London-based business global on the Mayor’s International Business Programme.
As a business owner, you get used to people or growth schemes over-promising and mostly under-delivering. The Mayor's International Business Programme has been the single best piece of external support that Hiver has had since launch.Hannah Rhodes
Founder and MD
A step-by-step guide to the programme
Is my business eligible?
The programme is open to fast-growing companies in London who operate in the following sectors:
- Finance, business services and tech
- Urban innovation
- Life sciences
Your business will also need to:
- Have between ten and 250 employees.
- Be generating revenues of more than £1m per annum.
- Demonstrate steady growth with active projects, domestically or internationally.