High-growth in the North West

We’ve taken a closer look at the North West’s high-growth ecosystem and mapped out the most ambitious companies in the region.


What’s inside?

funding trends in the north west

Sectors and Geography

Manufacturing and engineering companies still dominate the region, but which are the most popular sectors in each of the local authorities?


Funding into companies in the North West in Q1 2019 almost matched that for the whole of 2018 – is the region set for an influx of investment?

stages of evolution

A disproportionate number of companies in the North West are in the established stage of evolution – how does this affect the economy?

This report highlights

High-growth Companies

Funding received

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Handpicked company cohorts

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Where does the data come from?

All data featured comes from the Beauhurst platform, a searchable database of the UK’s fastest-growing startups and scaleups.

Beauhurst stats on laptop