Case studies

Hargreaves

Hargreaves further develops its growth with support from Santander

Founded in 1994, Hargreaves Services is an AIM (Alternative Investment Market) listed diversified group delivering services to the industrial and property sectors, supporting a range of key industries globally.

MICC Group

Mineral Insulated Cable Company ties up export expansion plans with Santander funding

Mineral Insulated Cable Company (MICC) Limited, based in Washington, Tyne and Wear, is one of just ten companies globally to manufacture mineral insulated cables.

Clever Clogs

It pays to be Clever Clogs following latest acquisition deal

Opened in 2007, Clever Clogs operates two children's nurseries in the North East of England, with both sites being rated outstanding by education regulator, Ofsted.

Answer Digital puts employees at the heart of business transformation

Based in Leeds and London, Answer Digital Ltd are a provider of digital transformation and software development to the NHS, retail, automotive and financial sectors.

New window of opportunity opens for glazed unit manufacturer

AWJ Glass, originally founded in 2001, was acquired and renamed as Senior Glass Systems Ltd (SGS) in 2005. The business moved from being a domestic to a commercial provider of sealed glazed units.

Professional advice firm tipped for growth acceleration

The UK’s largest privately owned wealth management business in the UK, operating from seven locations.

Hickton Group on-board and set to grow to new heights

Hickton Group comprises of four businesses (Hickton Consultants Ltd, BRCS Ltd, Cook Brown Building Control Ltd and Cook Brown Energy Ltd). They have built a reputation as one of the industry’s most respected quality inspection consultancies in the UK.

Medical supplier gains healthy support and vital link to the NHS

Beaucare Medical Ltd is a leading UK Supplier of medical, nursing and hygiene supplies along with equipment to care home groups and consumers.

Crafter's Companion Sara Davies set up Crafter’s Companion in 2006. The youngest ever Dragon from the BBC’s Dragons Den, Sara Davies’ company supplies a wide range of paper and needlecraft accessories for budding creatives around the world.