The Coast to Capital Growth Hub provides free and impartial government funded business support in Greater Brighton, West Sussex, East Surrey and Croydon which can help your ambitious and innovative business achieve growth.
We do this by:
- challenging, encouraging and enabling strategic change
- connecting you to experts, investors and funders
- helping you develop national and international opportunities
Growth Mapper Diagnostics & DNAsix
The Growth Hub Account Managers can provide comprehensive business diagnostics through ‘Growth Mapper’ which includes a set of assessment questions designed to underpin coaching and advice, as well as a digital coaching programme ‘DNAsix’ that can help your business survive, compete and ultimately thrive in today’s digital marketplace.
Are you cautious about investing during economic uncertainty?
Coast to Capital Growth Grants could help. If you are an established and growing business based in the Coast to Capital area you could apply for a grant of up to 40% of project costs, covering the cost of capital investments that provides you with the opportunity to innovate or improve productivity.
Are you an ambitious, high growth business with an appetite for rapid growth?
The Escalator Programme helps scaleup and growth potential businesses through a series of facilitated peer to peer groups which focus on barriers to growth with solution driven outcomes. It comprises business cohorts with up to 8 members that can help you develop by working with like-minded peers.
The Growth Champion Network is a collection of consultants, all carefully curated as experts in their respected field. The Growth Champions work closely with a team of Account Managers to provide specialist areas of support for businesses to unlock further growth. Coast to Capital are able to fully fund a day of specialist support from this Network.
Investment in the Coast to Capital area
The Growth Hub supports investment enquiries and opportunities in partnership with the Department for International Trade and local partners. The team help identify solutions and support for existing and potential investors including those from overseas.
As one of 38 LEPs across England, Coast to Capital provides strategic leadership that drives the economic growth and sustainable success of our beautiful, vibrant, and exceptionally well connected region. Since it was formed in 2012, they have invested over £300m of public money in making the local economy future-ready