GrowthAccelerator is the new premium service that will help England’s brightest growing businesses achieve their ambitions with rapid, sustainable growth. It’s a partnership between private enterprise and government. And it’s affordable.

GrowthAccelerator’s network of world-class growth experts work side by side with leaders of high-growth potential small and medium businesses to provide them with the know-how and ability to achieve sustainable growth. The service will help discover the real issues that could be holding businesses back, define the right growth plan and open doors to world class business experts and networks.

St John’s Innovation Centre located in Cambridge represents GrowthAccelerator in the Greater Cambridgeshire & Greater Peterborough region, providing bespoke business development coaching and support from specialist growth experts and offering flexible support, tailored to the individual needs of your company. With 25 years’ experience SJIC is well-equipped in providing the best strategic and management business advice, L&M training and introductions through its network of contacts for start-ups, micros and SME’s.

By seeking an external perspective on your perceived and actual business challenges, you can ensure that your business is primed for optimum growth. Typical challenges faced by growing companies are: – growing the team, accessing further finance, becoming more innovative, taking new products to market, increasing sales, succession planning or improving internal systems and processes.

All businesses on GrowthAccelerator could be eligible for match-up funding. Up to £2,000 per person is available for leadership development training designed to help owners and managers of high growth businesses build personal leadership skills.

St John’s Innovation Centre have over 80 businesses signed up to GrowthAccelerator who say that  getting a fresh outlook, energy and ideas from trusted advisors is invaluable to them.

If you are interested in finding out more about GrowthAccelerator a member of the consultancy team from St John’s Innovation Centre will be available  on 22nd March at Stuart House between 9am and 1pm for an informal chat and to assess your eligibility. Alternatively you can contact your local Growth Managers, who are keen to answer your questions at 01223 422378 or