Growth Funding Service

The Growth Hub offers free and impartial advice to maximise your chance of success in raising finance for your business. 

Who is the service for?

Our Growth Funding Service is aimed at SMEs across Berkshire, from pre-revenue to scale-up and mature businesses looking for additional sources of funding.

What will the service deliver?

The Growth Hub offers free and impartial advice, either on a one-to-one basis or through our regular Investment Readiness workshops. Areas covered by the service include:

  • Assessing a business’s financial position and funding requirements
  • Help developing business plans, financial forecasts and other supporting information
  • Help understanding the finance raising process and issues such as debt and equity finance
  • Support with identifying the most appropriate finance products
  • Coaching and mentoring to develop an investment proposition
  • Support at meetings with lenders and investors
  • Introductions to suitable finance providers

Next steps

For further information about the Growth Funding Service please contact the Growth Hub on 01344 388 005 or email