Innovate UK EDGE provides fully funded, bespoke innovation and growth support to help companies grow and scale their businesses and internationalise their product or service.
Each high-potential, innovative business in our portfolio benefits from the objective perspective of a dedicated innovation and growth specialist local to them.
Our specialist considers a business in the round and, working closely with its leadership, identifies the most productive ways to accelerate its growth.
What we offer: innovation and growth support Innovate UK EDGE brings a range of services to help ambitious, innovative SMEs scale and grow.
We help businesses:
- Exploit innovation
- Enter new markets
- Source funding
Our specialists can draw on resources such as our programmes, events, innovation & international networks and their domain expert colleagues. For some businesses, our resources, such as investment readiness programme Pitchfest and the Global Business Innovation Programme, will also be a gateway to our bespoke, specialist-led support.
We establish strong relationships based on trust that support each business through its growth journey to scale: The most outstanding scaling businesses that are disrupting their industries, capable of internationalisation and achieving over 50% growth p.a. are invited to join our Scaleup Programme for enhanced support.