London Stock Exchange's '1000 Companies to Inspire Britain'

20th June 2017

London Stock Exchange's '1000 Companies to Inspire Britain'

20th June 2017
Leigh Court Business Centre
Pill Road
Abbots Leigh
United Kingdom
Starts at 5:30pm
Ends at 9:30pm

The London Stock Exchange in association with Business West are holding an event at Leigh Court to mark the launch of the '1000 Companies to Inspire Britain Report'. This publication showcases the strengths of the UK economy in supporting high growth innovative SMEs from all parts of the UK and their role in backing productivity and creating high-quality well-paid jobs.

It gives a platform to fast growing SMEs, painting a vibrant and insightful picture of UK local enterprise highlighting that companies are growing at 70% per year, up from 50% last year and the biggest sector featured is engineering and construction – 134 companies. The report is about local growth and the importance of ‘place’ - giving local communities and businesses power to drive growth evenly in the UK. And the evening network event on 20 June is about celebrating the successes of business in the region and hearing from partners on how they support businesses scale.


5.30pm - Arrival for networking over a drinks reception

6.00pm - Welcome from partners and awards presented to companies

6.35pm - Closing remarks

6.40pm - Further networking and refreshments

9.00pm - Event concludes

  • The West of England Initiative

    Provides an effective link between private and public sectors to ensure the interests of commerce are considered in key decision making.