Gatwick Airport is the UK’s second largest airport and the world’s most efficient single-runway airport. It serves more than 228 destinations in 74 countries for 46 million passengers a year on short and long-haul services.
HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. With its international network comprising of around 4,700 branches in 71 countries, it provides a wide range of financial solutions to local and international businesses.
Allied Irish Bank
Allied Irish Bank (GB) is a niche, sector- focused business bank, specialising in supporting medium to large sized businesses. It operates from 16 locations in major business centres across the UK, including Sussex and the South East.
Verlingue Insurance Brokers and Employee Benefits
Verlingue Limited is a leading UK Chartered Insurance Broker and Employee Benefits consultant providing help and expertise to companies who operate across many business sectors.
Their parent company, Verlingue, is one of Europe’s largest independent Insurance Brokers and Employee Benefits consultants, employing over 1,100 people and placing premiums in excess of €2 billion. This means our clients benefit from our substantial buying power in the form of very competitive premiums as well as access to outstanding expertise in many countries around the world.
University of Sussex Business School
Through their MBA and degree programmes, University of Sussex Business School develop business leaders who will champion critical and original thinking. They collaborate across disciplines to shape global issues in business, management, and society.
Sussex Innovation Centre
The Sussex Innovation Centre is a business incubation network owned by the University of Sussex. Based on the university campus for over 20 years, the centre provides support, mentoring and office space to over 100 innovative, high growth businesses.
South East Apprenticeship Ambassador Network
The South East Apprenticeship Ambassador Network (SEAAN) is one of nine regional networks, supported by the National Apprenticeships Service and is also a member of the National Apprenticeship Ambassador Network. Its network forms a central hub for learning from each other as well as developing new ideas for attracting, retaining and growing apprenticeship programmes.
The LMS Group is an award- winning IT and communications provider. They believe in designing, delivering and upholding industry leading business IT and telecoms that work in perfect harmony with your business.
Peopleforce Technical Recruitment
Peopleforce Recruitment are a technical recruitment agency that specialises in providing candidates to the aviation, medical, engineering and automotive industries. Major companies including Ryanair, Lufthansa and Turkish Technic make up their many clients, with Peopleforce operating in over 20 countries globally. They are based in Brighton’s New England Quarter and last year the company open its first office overseas.
One Research is a patient-engagement company that provides specialist support services to the clinical research industry. Founded in 2010, One Research offers practical, operationally led solutions to help bring new medicines to patients faster.
Cloud9 are an award-winning Microsoft Gold Partner, specialising in helping small to medium-sized businesses grow by support with implementing digital transformation. Find us at cloud9insight.com.
EMC Corporate Finance
EMC Corporate Finance is the leading advisory business in Sussex. EMC has been serving the business community in the South East for 30 years. Founded in 1989, today EMC is the region’s largest growth advisory and corporate finance team. It has successfully helped many local company’s become e-commerce success stories. Working with owners and management teams throughout the business journey EMC supports them – from raising growth capital through executing a successful exit – the team has unrivalled hands on experience of working within the business community.
Platinum Publishing Group
PPG’s portfolio includes Platinum Business Magazine, the largest circulation regional business title in the UK, and the official Surrey Chambers of Commerce Magazine. PPG also owns and produces the leading business events in the South East.
Global is one of the world’s leading Media & Entertainment groups and Europe’s largest radio company. Home to respected media brands including Capital, Heart, Classic FM, Smooth, LBC, Radio X, Capital XTRA and Gold, Global reaches more than 32 million people every week including 25 million on the radio alone.
Sussex Chamber of Commerce
Sussex Chamber of Commerce is a membership organisation supporting businesses in Sussex. It provides networking events, discounts and savings, skills training to develop employees and the future workforce, access to global markets and export documentation services and represents business in government to influence key decision makers. As a Chamber member “You’re Well Connected.”