The Sheffield City Region Growth Hub exists to help businesses access the best possible business support for growth, acting as a gateway so that your business can access specialists in any field of business development you need; including innovation, exporting, accessing finance or training.

The aim of the Growth Hub is to encourage innovation, investment and collaboration to enable the creation of jobs and growth of the city region economy.

Rotherham Investment and Development Office (RiDO) is the business support arm of Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council, providing a range of services to business from start-up and growth support to property, people to supply chain.

As part of our successful start-up and incubation services, RiDO regularly runs business accelerators for both UK and overseas businesses, as well as a series of specialist workshops and support events.

Gripple are a world-Leading manufacturer of wire joining, wire tensioning and wire suspension systems. An employee-owned company founded by Hugh Facey, offering time and labour saving solutions for wire rope applications in the Construction, Fencing, Trellising, Geotextiles and Seismic Markets.

UKSE is the subsidiary of Tata Steel tasked with helping the economic regeneration of communities affected by changes in the steel industry. They work in steel areas across the UK assisting job and wealth creation by supporting small and medium sized businesses with finance and business premises.

Sheffield Hallam University is committed to helping businesses reach their full potential. With over 2000 academic experts on hand, they can provide support for companies and projects of all sizes. Sheffield Hallam partnerships have proved transformative for many businesses – helping them to solve their problems and achieve their goals.