Sunderland Enterprise Growth Hub

Doing business in Sunderland? Thinking about starting a business in Sunderland? Need help with a problem or opportunity?

Sunderland Business Group want to make sure you can find out what’s available to help you.

For an initial conversation please contact us on 0191 5166999 or by email at
businesssupport@sunderland.co.uk

We will take some details about you and your business, have an initial conversation to understand what your priorities are for support, and identify how best to help. We may also be able to put you in contact with an experienced business person who can share their experience with you.

Examples could include:
• Raising finance through contacts with banks, venture capitalists and business angels;
• Grant support from local, regional and national schemes;
• Helping to find staff, apprentices and placements from the University, College and others;
• Help to identify new market opportunities in public procurement and exports;
• Help for start-ups to write a business plan.

For more details on Sunderland Enterprise Growth Hub please contact paul.mceldon@ne-bic.co.uk or Tim.Pain@sunderland.ac.uk.