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Delivering the UK’s best business advice and support

We know SMEs. We understand the myriad pressures they face and the barriers that stand in their way. But more importantly, we know how to overcome them. We’re Exemplas and we help government and other public sector bodies deliver advice, support and funding to hundreds of thousands of SMEs across the UK.

We pride ourselves on partnerships built on strong values and proven processes – partnerships that deliver outstanding results for both our clients and the businesses we collectively support.

Our Services

We design, deliver and manage business support and grant-management programmes that drive growth, create jobs and boost the economy. Our services cover three areas…

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30 years' experience

Working with SMEs and delivering expert support programmes.

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Targeted, tailored support

For 600,000 businesses. And counting.

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Made to measure

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Why Exemplas

Uncertain times call for a partner you can rely on

The economy is facing enormous pressures and an uncertain future. More than ever, SMEs need support to adapt, survive, grow and thrive.

At Exemplas, we’ve partnered with the public sector for more than 30 years, delivering expert support programmes that have helped more than 600,000 SMEs create thousands of jobs, access millions in funding and secure billions in international trade.

Working at scale and in close collaboration with you, we can design, manage and deliver even the most complex contracts, providing measurable outcomes that demonstrate impact and a clear return on investment.

News & insights

Our advice in action


We have worked closely with Exemplas over many months, on the administration and delivery of a major grant programme. They are professional, responsive and detailed in their approach. Exemplas also brings a wide range of knowledge and skills, which have been invaluable to the delivery of the programme.

Emma Finn

Economic Development Consultant, Watford Borough Council

Connect has empowered the team to service so many more businesses than we had the capacity to do previously. It has given clients fast access to the support, advice and funding opportunities they need and, importantly, it’s given us the data to demonstrate our impact to stakeholders.

Tim Burton

Tim Burton, Partnership & Delivery Manager, Hertfordshire Local Enterprise Partnership

Who we have worked with

Over 30 years of experience

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