Business Support

Business start-up

The Coventry and Warwickshire LEP Growth Hub was introduced as part of the Government-supported Growth Hub Network and since launching in 2014, the Growth Hub has helped create over 3000 jobs and added over £90,000,000 in gross value.

The Growth Hub is a one-stop shop for all your business needs, offering a range of free services including mentoring, financial advice, growth planning and networking opportunities. The team of friendly advisors are on hand to help your business grow and keep growing in the future.

Working closely with partners such as Coventry University, Local Councils, The FSB and Chamber of Commerce, The Growth Hub has a vast network of expertise and knowledge to help get your business the support it needs when it’s needs it.

So, if you’re starting up, or in business already, then get in touch with the CWLEP Growth Hub and let them guide you.


Setting up and growing your own business can be a daunting task. The Growth Hub can help you plan, launch and develop your start-up using the best resources and advice available.


There are many reasons why you might need to raise finance for your business. The Growth Hub will work with you to gain a thorough understanding of your current financial position, and offer free and impartial advice to identify and secure the best option for you.

Property and Relocation

Are you planning to expand or move premises? The Growth Hubs resident planning specialist is on hand to provide free and independent advice on issues related to planning, expansion, property and construction. We’ll take the guesswork out of the process, open up regional property databases you may not have seen before, and provide support throughout.

Skills and Employment

A skilled and motivated staff can make all the difference between a good company and a great one. Make sure your workforce is at its most productive and efficient, by learning how to address skills shortages and recruit the best people.