High growth in the North East

Our free review of investment in UK startups and high-growth companies in the North East

This report features all equity investment into startups and high-growth companies in the North East between 1 January 2011 – 1 September 2016.

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What’s inside?

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The fastest-growing companies

We examine the companies making waves in the North East, drilling down into particular sectors and themes of note

The Investors

A breakdown of the major funders of companies in the region, from crowdfunding and angel networks to venture capital, corporates and government 

Key trends

We break down funding trends over time to examine the trajectory for companies – and growth – in the region

This report highlights

Investment

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Funders

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High-growth companies

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About the authors

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henry whorwood

Henry leads Beauhurst’s research and consultancy, and is an expert on equity finance and high-growth business. He has worked on briefs for clients including Barclays, Syndicate Room, Innovate UK, Smith & Williamson and the British Business Bank. Henry regularly gives presentations on finance and market trends at events around the country. Henry studied Classics at the University of Oxford.

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Ella halmari

Ella is a visual design and data analysis specialist. She is an expert in data visualisation and content creation, playing a lead role in analysis and production of Beauhurst’s data-driven publications and brand communications. Ella holds a post-graduate diploma in Visual Communication from UAL and the IMC qualification from the CFA Society.

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.