Oxford Innovation (https://www.oxin-centres.co.uk/) and Oxford Innovation Services (https://oxfordinnovationservices.co.uk/) are part of the SQW Group and both provide support to high growth start-ups and established businesses.
• Manage a UK network of 26 Business and Innovation Centres that provide the ideal environment for over 1000 start ups and SMEs to grow. Centres are managed on behalf of public and private sector building owners that require a high quality service that reliably delivers financial returns, whilst contributing to local economic growth
• Provides services to growing companies within their Innovation Centres and for government bodies that promote enterprise
Oxford Innovation Services:
• Delivers intensive support to ambitious, high growth businesses through coaching, training and access to finance including delivery of the following government funded business support services:
o Enterprise Europe Network: The gateway to internationalising your business. Access EU funding and finance, source and licence new technologies, find collaborative partners and enter new markets
o Breakthrough & Transform: Coaching programmes in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, are split into two elements tailored to the specific needs of businesses at different stages of development. Our new finance programme, Access to Finance, supports businesses navigate through finance options.
o Thames Valley Berkshire Business Growth Hub and Swindon & Wiltshire SME support. Enabling local firms access growth support services
• Manages three highly successful Investment Networks that link investors with entrepreneurs who require funding for growth from between £20,000 – £2 million: Oxford Investment Opportunity Network (OION); Thames Valley Investment Network (TVIN); Oxford Early Investments (OEI)