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Award-winning business creation and growth

YTKO Group is a successful, private sector business based in London. Working across the UK and abroad, we bring over 30 years’ private and public sector expertise in supporting new entrepreneurs and established businesses from a wide range of sectors.


Sustaining and scaling a business is a challenging journey – we’ve been there.  Through our range of services, spanning start-up, scale-up, and finance, we provide professional, proactive and results-driven support for companies seeking expansion.

In 2006 we set off on a mission in our not for profit work: to support the creation and enable the growth of more than 10,000 companies, who together would contribute more than £1 billion per annum to the British economy by 2020.


We smashed that goal four years early!  In the last decade we’ve helped over 15,000 British businesses, and our GetSet community alone turns over more than £1b annually.  Our clients have been creating two new jobs each day every day for the last five years.

How can we make a difference for you today?

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Outset Finance achieves major milestone with £10million of Start Up Loans delivered

November 8, 2017

Start Up Loans delivery partner Outset Finance is celebrating their success after hitting another impressive milestone; securing a total of £10million for UK entrepreneurs looking to start or grow their businesses. Launched in January 2014, Outset Finance has gone from …
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Award-winning business group showcases successes at the South West’s largest free business support event

October 20, 2017

Pictured, left to right: Kathryn Strachecky, Prince’s Trust Mentor; Bev Hurley CBE, CEO of YTKO; Bridget Lovell, Deputy Lady Mayoress of Bristol; Tim Bowles, West of England Metro Mayor; Fiona Fraser, GetSet for Growth Senior Marketing Advisor; Toby Howkins, Outset …
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Creation of resilient, prosperous businesses drives social and economic regeneration

October 16, 2017

Bev Hurley CBE, CEO of YTKO Group and Chair of the Institute of Economic Development (IED), the UK’s leading body for economic development and regeneration professionals working for local and regional communities, is a strong advocate for supporting the creation …
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Bev Hurley CBE elected as new Chair of the IED

Following its Annual General Meeting, The Institute of Economic Development (IED) have announced the the election of a new Chair; YTKO CEO Bev Hurley CBE. Bev has held the position of Vice-Chair for two years…
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YTKO and J.P.Morgan: Growing Small Business and the Economy in London

YTKO Group’s growth and investment readiness service, GetSet for Growth provides an invaluable service for small businesses seeking expansion. Over the past 18 months, the East London programme …
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