We help drive growth
“My team and I have found the Skills & Growth Company to be very proactive with a genuine business focus. We have had immediate access to the decision makers who have helped to make our relocation as smooth as possible.” David Ashwell, Group Logistics Director, AO.com
The Skills & Growth Company is here to help you deliver your Local Industrial Strategy. We’ll provide you with bespoke support to help raise skills, secure investment and help businesses innovate; ultimately, to drive growth and increase productivity.
We deliver a range of economic development and skills services from strategy development all the way through to project evaluation and lessons learnt. As a local authority owned company, our blend of experience, insight, political awareness and commercial acumen gives us unique understanding of the challenges and opportunities the public sector faces.
Our talented team have a passion for helping businesses grow and innovate. We can provide a range of services that can be tailored to your specific requirements including:
- Digital infrastructure – managing broadband roll-out programmes and business support
- Energy infrastructure – expertise in developing low-carbon, geothermal and heat networks
- Funding applications – across a wide range of areas including digital, business support, skills development and energy
- High Growth SME programmes – identifying and supporting the fastest growing SMEs to create jobs
- Inward investment – providing a comprehensive package of support to drive investment
- Relationship management with large corporates – ensuring your largest companies have access to a dedicated account manager