A targeted programme helping owners and managers of fast-growing businesses to accelerate their expansion.

The Scaleup Leaders Network gives 15 high-performing SME business leaders the opportunity to accelerate their business growth through an established, successful Two Zero model of targeted growth coaching and peer learning with other scaleup leaders over a 12-month period. 


Programme Features


Bimonthly Masterclass events

Bimonthly peer networking sessions

Revised scaleup strategy to accelerate business growth over the long term

Improved leadership, focus and team management skills

Expanded business network and opportunities to learn from likeminded leaders from some of Lancashire’s fast-growing businesses

Benchmarking against other high performing Lancashire businesses

Application deadline: July 31, 2022


  • Start: Sept 2022
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Participants: 15
  • Commitment: Companies will be expected to fully commit to the programme
  • Price: Fully-funded
  • Application deadline: June 30, 2022

Selection Criteria

  • Lancashire business
  • Minimum 20% growth in staff or turnover in previous three years with an ambition to accelerate
  • 10+ employees
  • Scaleup activity already taking place e.g. investment in workspace, people, technology, new product development or formalisation of internal processes and operations.