Where Richmond Businessses

go to grow

ANNOUNCING OUR NEWEST PROGRAMME

Richmond Enterprise Challenge

Step Up - Start Up - Scale Up

TRANSFORM YOUR BUSINESS

By joining Richmond’s newest FREE Business Support Community

Are You A StartUp In Richmond

Are you a Pre Start or Start Up or small business in Richmond with less than 10 staff?

If so this programme is for you.

Are You A ScaleUp In Richmond

Are you an established business with 10 to 49 staff? Or 50 to 250 staff?

If so this programme is for you.

Private Online Membership

Join our online membership platform and meet local businesses & gain access to partner offers & discounts. New members joining daily.

Business Training 24/7

Access to an ever expanding  list of business training modules chosen especially for you & available on demand.Ensure you and your team are upskilled with the latest knowledge.

Live Events & Webinars

Gain access to our live events and on demand webinars. Meet other local CEO’s develop your network and expand your business knowledge.

Expert & Mentor Access

Get access to carefully selected experts and mentors across all business fields, apply for a Business Clinic or one 2 one and get your  specific questions answered.

Unlock Your Business Potential.

Say Hello and start making new connections NOW 

Meet Some Of Our Experts

Helen Roberts,

MD of CPG & Founder Of Start Up Richmond. Expert business & people management strategist.

Bhairav Patel

Atom Ventures & Mentor for CPG. Helping companies devise technology strategies that align with their business goals.

Martin Carruthers,

Grant Thornton. Expert in Access to Funding and investment advice. to maximise returns.

John Warchus

IP & Commercial Contracts Lawyer with Moore Blatch

About StartUp Richmond

Founded by Helen Roberts in 2011, Start Up Richmond is the leading small business support service for Pre-Start, Start Up and Small & Medium sized enterprises in the borough. Whether you have a business idea and would like to get started or you’re an established enterprise; we have tonnes of great stuff to help you on your entrepreneurial journey.

Our aim is to connect and work with businesses locally across all industries. The more knowledgeable the business owner; the more successful the business will be. We will shine a light on areas in need of improvement in your business and help craft a clearly defined business strategy & actionable plan to help you flourish.

So, if you’re interested in starting up a Business in Richmond or have an existing business and interested in taking it to the next level, you’ve come to the right place.

COMPLETELY FREE BUSINESS SUPPORT FOR RICHMOND
Supported By Richmond Council. The Richmond Enterprise Challenge is open to any business within Richmond Upon Thames Borough.
FULL IMMEDIATE ACCESS TO OUR ONLINE PLATFORM
As soon as you verify your email address you can access our platform. This is where you access our on demand training, apply for support and where you can contact other members of the community.
ACCESS TODAY'S BEST ON DEMAND TRAINING
We have but together over 150 training videos based around what SME’s need most today. Get the latest in Marketing, HR, Sales and much more. More training will get added as the programme progresses.
COMPLETE OUR SCALE UP CHALLENGE
We have developed a challenge where in under 6 minutes you can test how well your business is performing in either Finance, Operations, Talent and Strategy.  Get a report on your results and get access to free eBooks helping your overcome any challenges that have been highlighted.
GET ACCESS TO FREE ONE TO ONE SESSIONS
Have some specific questions in any area? We have a team of experts who are ready to sit with you and work through your challenges with you.
MONTHLY WEBINARS AVAILABLE ON DEMAND
Each month we release new webinars on various business topics, all aimed at helping SME’s improve their success. A full list is advertised on our events page within the members area.
MONTHLY LIVE WORKSHOPS & NETWORKING
Prefer to lean face to face? We have that option too. All of our events for the year are listed on our website. Sign up and get to network with your peers and put your questions to our expert.
MEET THE EXPERTS BUSINESS CLINICS QUARTERLY
Each quarter we will have all our experts in one room. You can book a slot to meet with them have them help you solve your questions. We have experts across finance, sales, marketing, legal, HR and much more. You can book your slot through our events section in the members area.
ACCESS TO EXPERTS ACROSS ALL BUSINESS DISCIPLINES
We have put together a comprehensive team of experts whom you can contact directly through our members area. These experts span all areas of business.
NETWORKING, CEO ROUND TABLES AND MUCH MORE ....
Learn from your peers and network with C level members from across Richmond. It is a great way to expand your circle and keep your finger on the pulse.

Don’t Wait Any Longer.

Start Forging Your

Own Path Today!

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