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We make it easier for you to create more economic impact, reach more businesses, attract and retain more customers, sell more, be more targeted and get more recognition. 

Since 2007, we’ve made an incredible impact on business: 

  • Worked with >500,000 UK businesses  
  • Helped leverage >£650m of private sector investment 
  • Supported >30,000 jobs  
  • Facilitated >£30m contract wins  

We know what it takes to make a difference. 

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Multi Channel Helplines

Providing an intuitive and personalised response to you customer enquiries using all communications channels, integrated in a way that provides greater insight.

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Digital Transformation Programmes

Our extensive experience in stimulating the adoption of new technologies is available as an exciting package of in-depth audits, one-to-one mentoring, masterclasses, finance and online coaching sessions.

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Celebrating Greatness

Your business community is impressive and so are the individuals in it. We can help you identify and recognise greatness, through targeted listings, campaigns and awards.

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Fund Management and Finance Schemes

We provide robust fund management with an insightful and ready-made route to market to deliver effective and efficient grants and loans to ensure everything is delivered on time and to budget.

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Business Improvement Programmes

Carefully crafted, targeted packages of advice, expert reviews, coaching, training and finance to help businesses in your community go further.

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Supply Chain Development Programmes

We can help you improve the capability of your business communities so that they are able to develop new products and supply new markets.

The UMi team helped us to deliver a successful and professional 2019 awards programme of 10 events with over 1,500 delegates.

They are always professional, enthusiastic, courteous and amazing on event night. We have built a strong working relationship with the UMi team over the last 3 years and we appreciate all their hard work and dedication.

Steve Jenkins, Apprenticeships Directorate

I worked with UMi on creation and delivery of the Construction Futures Wales brand. Their contribution to the delivery of the program helped to ensure the success of CFW.

Rob Keeble, Cardiff MET University

Growing the regions economy is paramount to my plans as mayor. We need strong flourishing businesses fully equiped to deal with a competative market place. Tees Valley Business Compass's work supports my aim to ensure the prosperity of businesses and the livlihood of Tees Valley residents.

Ben Houchen, Tees Valley Mayor

Ready to make a difference?