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Award-winning business creation and growth

YTKO Group is a successful, private sector business with a team of over 100 staff. With headquarters in Cambridge, we have six regional offices in the UK – and we work in the UK, Europe and internationally.


More than 30 years’ combined private and public sector expertise is directed at achieving YTKO Group’s mission, to support the creation and enable the growth of more than 6,000 companies, that together will contribute more than £1 billion per annum to the British economy by 2020.

Our work with some of the world’s most innovative, dynamic and successful private sector businesses informs and under-pins our award-winning public sector work.

YTKO Group’s knowledge and experience, professionalism, value-add and client focus – and most importantly, the results we deliver and the evidence we have gathered – are recognised in the UK and Europe, by start-ups and global corporations alike. We’ve made it our business to make a difference.
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GetSet for Growth secures £1.8m in finance for businesses in Cornwall and The Isles of Scilly

January 26, 2015

GetSet for Growth secures £1.8m in finance for businesses in Cornwall and The Isles of Scilly >>>
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Ending the year with rounded figures…4,000 of them

December 31, 2014

As the year draws to a close, YTKO’s Outset service is celebrating national success, having supported the creation of 4,009 new businesses and 4,435 new jobs around the country – just six months after the service celebrated it’s 3,000 business …
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Show me the money

October 28, 2014

In this comment piece, Bev Hurley, Chief Executive of YTKO Group, asks why policymakers insist on seeing “access to finance” as a purely financial issue. Read on to find out why it is just as important, if not more so, …
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East London businesses…GetSet for Growth!

YTKO Group is delighted to announce a new partnership with J.P. Morgan to support the growth of businesses in East London.
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Outset launches it's new Ambassador programme

Creating a virtuous circle of start-up support in our local communities

YTKO’s award-winning business start-up support service, Outset has just launched a new Ambassador programme.
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