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Celebrating the role of the UK SME fund management community in job and wealth creation, the Growth Investor Awards recognise those enabling start up and ‘scale up’ businesses to realise their full potential and drive Britain’s economic recovery.

Open to both companies and individuals, these Awards honour all those involved in putting investment to work in high potential businesses - from those providing investment or helping to source it to those best optimising growth capital to scale.

An independent panel of judges look for those demonstrating innovation in investment products and services; impact on investee performance; and how growth capital is deployed.


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Latest News

Public vote now open to crown the inaugural Growth Champion of the Year

Eight outstanding UK high growth companies are now going head to head to determine which will be … Continue Reading

Growth Champion Of The Year Shortlist Announced For Growth Investor Awards

15 finalists narrowed down to 8 for inaugural Growth Champion of the Year award, supported by Smith … Continue Reading

Finalists Announced for 2016 Growth Investor Awards

56 finalists recognised across 13 award categories including Growth Investor of the Year, Financial … Continue Reading

The Entrepreneur Network joins Growth Investor Awards as supporting partner

The Entrepreneur Network (TEN), a think tank for the ambitious owners of Britain’s fastest growing … Continue Reading

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“It is important to acknowledge the key role played by growth investors in helping small businesses start, expand and reach their full potential.”

David Gauke MP, Financial Secretary to the Treasury in his keynote speech at the inaugural Growth Investor Awards

“These awards are a great way of recognising the schemes and incentives that are available, and the companies that help businesses grow. And on behalf of government I completely support this. Congratulations to the finalists, as they have all done a brilliant job.”
Rt Hon Anna Soubry MP, Minister of State for Small Business, Industry and Enterprise


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