Why Bpe? Seasoned Scaleups


The Scale Up series

BPE is running a series of events aimed specifically at high growth businesses.  Focusing on supporting owners and managers as the business grows, the events will cover:

  • Thurs 26 March 2020:  Protecting your personal and business assets
  • Weds 1 April 2020:  How to retain your culture as you grow
  • Weds 22 April 2020:  Access to Finance

These are targeted at owners and senior management and each event will be round table to allow discussion of the key issues.  For more information please email scaleup@bpe.co.uk 

What is a scale up business?

A scaleup business is an SME with ten or more employees which has reported growth in turnover or number of employees of 20% or more over three consecutive years.

What are their key challenges?

According to The Scaleup Index 2018, the key issues faced by scale ups are:

  • securing talent
  • access to markets
  • changes in leadership development
  • finance and infrastructure

How can BPE help?

Our lawyers are experienced in supporting clients throughout their business life-cycle. We are currently advising a number of fast growing businesses to help them achieve their growth potential and existing clients include several who we have advised from a relatively early stage in their business journey through to multi-million pound turnover.

We support businesses through the due dilligence process required when preparing for investment.  Often working alongside your accountant, we can ensure that all information is in place, has been cross-referenced and is reported accurately to potential investors.

Our employment team support organisations to invest in and retain key staff and support them to create a positive culture in the workplace which is critical for business stability and growth.

For growing businesses, new property with space to expand in future years is often a key need.  Our property team support businesses both in terms of buying and leasing new space and ensuring that the various options in relation to personal guarantees or deposit deeds which may be required to secure the property. 

For more information about how we can help you to scale your business, contact a member of the team above or call us on 01242 224433.