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Grow and go global

We can help your business expand further once you're in Scotland

Our dedicated account team will continue to work closely with you to ensure further expansion opportunities for your business are identified and acted upon early.

Scottish Enterprise provides training and support to all high growth companies based in Scotland.

Its unique account management service is available to companies demonstrating substantial growth potential that will significantly impact the Scottish economy. This ongoing, tailored, strategic support encourages innovative and dynamic behaviour to achieve mutually beneficial business and economic growth.

Export and trade opportunities from Scotland

And once you're located in Scotland, why stop there? Scotland's connections with the rest of the world make it an ideal location to do business from and we're committed to boosting Scotland's exports.

Our international development support can help you identify opportunities, so your business can expand further into global markets.

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Unleash your innovative ideas

If you've got an idea that'll make the world a smarter, greener or more efficient place to live, locating to Scotland could help make it happen.

With a range of services and funding available to help develop your products and services, Scotland is the natural home for innovative companies.

Tax incentives and grants, like Scottish Enterprise's R&D Grant and SMART: SCOTLAND are potentially available to help develop R&D projects.

If you're looking for collaboration in this area, Scotland's universities are renowned for driving R&D and innovation. We can help you harness this expertise by connecting you to the appropriate establishments, ready to work with companies like yours.

Find support on the Scottish Enterprise website

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Improve your business practices

Support to develop your management team and make your business more efficient

Changing the way you work needn't be disruptive. Be inspired to raise your company’s sights and ambitions once you're in Scotland. Scottish Enterprise provides a number of services that can help take your business to a new level

Develop your management team

There are services available designed for business leaders and managers who want to develop their leadership skills. These include management-level training and development programmes and business mentoring opportunities.

Improve your business practices

Improve your business efficiency and increase profits without disrupting day-to-day working. Scottish Enterprise provides expert advice, one-to-one support, training, events and funding to help companies in Scotland:

  • Achieve sustainable growth
  • Make the most of the low carbon economy
  • Increase productivity

The Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service (SMAS) designs and delivers tailored manufacturing improvement support. The team consists of industry specialists with experience in troubleshooting across multiple technologies and sectors, providing hands-on experience in:

  • Process improvement
  • Lean manufacturing
  • Innovation
  • Allied disciplines

Get support on the Scottish Enterprise website

Get the people with the skills you need to grow

TalentScotland's services are simple and free

All you need to do is register and TalentScotland can help you:

  • Gain access to a network of international skilled professionals already considering working in Scotland
  • Promote your company to thousands of specialised professionals globally
  • Highlight job opportunities
  • Get information about recruiting skilled people from abroad to work in your organisation

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Talk to us about doing business in Scotland.

Our global staff can help you find the right finance and other support to help you establish your business in Scotland.

Whether you're ready to invest or just want to chat about a potential project, we're here to help.

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