Enterprise Europe Network: Helping SMEs grow internationally

Helping companies innovate and grow internationally
Business meeting with an overlay of Europe

Enterprise Europe Network was launched by the European Commission in 2008 and it is the world’s largest support network for small and medium-sized (SMEs) with international ambitions. It helps businesses across more than 65 countries worldwide to innovate and grow on an international scale.

Innovate UK EDGE, along with 600 member organisations, brings together over 3,000 business innovation specialists.

Member organisations include:

  • Innovation support organisations
  • Universities and research institutes
  • Technology organisations
  • Regional development organisations
  • Chambers of commerce and industry 

Innovate UK EDGE builds on the capacity and capability of Enterprise Europe Network experts to understand the local business environment in which they are operating and offer a targeted and tailored service to SMEs to access:

The Network includes expert groups covering key economic sectors from healthcare to agri-food and from intelligent energy to fashion and textiles.

Find out more about Enterprise Europe Network.