Does my business qualify?

Innovate to succeed is now available to  SMEs registered in the Enterprise M3 LEP area. Check whether your business is registered in an eligible location here: EM3 postcodes.

Are you an innovative business or do you want to innovate?
Do you work in any of the EM3 LEP priority & niche sectors or other high growth potential sectors
Are you heavily dependent on niche technologies?
Do you have international ambitions for your business?

Our Innovation Advisors will be happy to discuss whether you qualify:   +44(0)1865 261487

Why should I get involved?

The Innovate to Succeed coaching programme has been operating across the UK since 2014. It is successful in enabling companies to build the innovation capability needed to produce new products and services effectively. Innovation matters if you want to compete, grow and be more profitable.

This is why 12 Local Enterprise Partnerships have secured new funding from Innovate UK and the European Regional Development Fund to allow more companies in their areas to benefit from the free expert help.

A dedicated Innovation Advisor will take each company through Oxford Innovation’s highly regarded GROWTHmapper®  tool to identify where improvements to innovation management will increase the likelihood of achieving their business plan. This leads to an action plan and selection of coaching modules that are delivered by the Innovation Advisor or other selected experts. Available modules include:


GROWTHmapper® is a family of diagnostic and coaching tools covering all the key aspects of establishing and growing a successful business. It gives a clear assessment of the biggest opportunities, and challenges, faced in achieving high growth potential.”