Innovate UK EDGE

Innovate UK EDGE services are available to high growth or high growth potential SMEs across the North of England.

To qualify, businesses need to be developing a product or service that could potentially revolutionise new UK markets.

This government funded initiative helps businesses to drive economic growth by supporting them to:

  1. Exploit Innovation; helping businesses to understand innovation management, make connections within the Innovation ecosystem, exploit, and protect their IP.
  1. Attract new funding and finance; specialists can advise on the best options from regional, national and international sources, both public and private, to support innovation and expansion plans.
  1. Access new markets; companies can access to comprehensive and tailored advice, for example on sourcing and establishing connections with new collaborators and business partners and on local and international regulations.

If you would like to discuss these services in more detail, please contact Ben Maughan on 0113 2044217 or at