Advance London

Advance London

The Advance London programme is a holistic programme to enable SMEs in London to capitalise on the benefits of the circular economy. The programme includes a free business support service that is jointly funded by LWARB and the European Regional Development Fund for SMEs looking to scale their circular economy business or those looking to transition to a more circular business model. This is complemented by an investment programme that has been designed to offer support to circular economy SMEs at various stages of maturity, as outlined below.

The investment programme initiatives include:

  • Innovation Challenges
  • Accelerator/Incubator Programmes to seed startups with innovative circular economy propositions
  • Venture Capital Funding
  • Private Equity Growth Funding

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The business support programme provides SMEs with:

  • Circular Economy Guidance to help your business become more resilient
  • Investment guidance to help your business grow
  • Collaboration opportunities to help you network and build partnerships

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The Advance London programme team are sharing their latest insights through their blog which can be found here.