Cheshire and Warrington

Total number of scaleups

No. by employee growth

No. by turnover growth

No. by employee and turnover growth

Total employees

Total turnover

Top 5 Visible Scaleups by Employee Growth

Maro Developments
Maro Developments invests and develops residential and commercial property.

Sosandar designs and sells a range of high end womenswear, and also operates a fashion website with articles, advice and other related news.

MTX provides construction and engineering services for large and complex commercial and public sector buildings, and operates MTX Ripening Technologies which provides temperature controlled storage units for fresh produce.

Crest Medical
Crest Medical supplies first aid and pharmaceutical products such as plasters, bandages and burn gels to both retail and commercial clients.

SL Investment Management
SL Investment Management provides investment management services to investors.

Top 5 Visible Scaleups by Turnover Growth

CDX Security Group
CDX Security Group provides security personnel for a range of premises and also offers CCTV camera monitoring and alarm installation services.

CurrentBody operates an online retailer of health and beauty electronics from a variety of brands.

Lane End Group
Lane End Group provides property development contracting services, specialising in the construction of houses.

Illingworth Research Group
Illingworth Research Group offers clinical research services.

Helios Medical Communications
Helios Medical Communications provides communications and strategic consultancy services to companies in the healthcare sector.

Local LEP ScaleUp Programmes

Cheshire scaleups benefit from a suite of scaleup support through its high level account management model. Available support includes the Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund which offers a range of business loans and the dedicated Cheshire and Warrington Access to Finance and Grant Programme. The Manufacturing Growth Programme helps manufacturing businesses to identify, understand and remove their barriers to growth and Made Smarter supports manufacturers with the adoption and exportation of advanced digital technologies.

Scaleup Views

The key barriers to growth are UK Markets & International Markets, Access to infrastructure/premises / broadband/ and Debt & Equity Finance / Access to the talent you can hire. They are looking for support through Dedicated, tailored scaleup support focused on growth and want easier access to Banks and other financial suppliers, National Government, Growth Hubs and LEPs and Help to grow.

Top barriers to growth

  1. UK Markets & International Markets
  2. Access to infrastructure/premises / broadband/
  3. Debt & Equity Finance / Access to the talent you can hire

want TO SEE more of:

  • Dedicated, tailored scaleup support focused on growth
  • Banks and other financial suppliers
  • National Government
  • Growth Hubs and LEPs
  • Help to grow

Cheshire continues its work to drive innovation across a number of key sectors with a focus on supply chain, digitisation, and export.