The Hull and East Yorkshire Growth Hub has a team of qualified, experienced and impartial Business Advisors covering the region. Whether you have a single questions or issue, or wish to undertake a full business diagnostic, our advisors are able to work with you to create a tailored package of advice and support to really drive your business plans forward and to help you achieve your business growth targets.
We also have Business Start-up Advisors who can help you start your business.

Click on the relevant map below to contact your local advisor today for an initial no-obligation consultation.

HEY LEP Business Advisor Carl Southcoat

The service is FREE of charge and they are able to help across a range of business needs and areas, including:

  • Business Planning, Strategising and Performance Management
  • Guidance on Business Bookkeeping and Information on Funding Products including grants
  • Sales and Marketing Strategies, Plans and Methods
  • Market, Product, Customer and Competitor Research and Knowledge
  • Staff, Skills & Recruitment Advice
  • Product Development, Innovation and Systems
  • Meeting Statutory and Legal Requirements
  • Business Continuity & Risk Management
  • Signposting and Brokerage to Relevant Business Support Partners
  • Plan for the future with new products, processes or services
  • Make your investment go further with grant support to purchase new equipment, plant, and machinery including bespoke support for the creative and digital sectors
  • Expand your workforce by recruiting an apprentice or find suitable candidates through our talent matching service
  • Increase your market share by trading overseas
  • Adopt a greener business model
  • Understand the full range of finance options currently available
  • Help you to identify business growth opportunities
  • Connect with local businesses
  • Get specific help to respond to economic challenges including Covid-19 and the EU Exit.

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National Business Support Helpline

We are also partnered with the national Business Support Helpline and you can contact them for free advice on 0800 998 1098 between 9am and 6pm or use the WEB Chat facility to talk online with the national help line.

The national Business Support help line is operated by UMI; an independent business service group on behalf of the Government.

Growth Hub Support Information

The Growth Hub works with a range of advisors from various organisations across the HEY region, who all specialise in helping businesses, listen to what they have to say.