Your partner for business and economic growth

For over 30 years, Exemplas has worked with public sector clients to design and deliver high-impact business-support programmes that help thousands of companies get started, grow with confidence and create sustainable futures.

At the heart of what we do is an agile, collaborative, values-based approach built on openness, inspiration, commitment and accountability. Working closely with you, we use a tried-and-trusted model of programme design, multichannel delivery and rigorous management that generates tangible results for SMEs – and helps you exceed your targets. 

We help you deliver a wide range of support

General business support

We help companies grow, become more efficient and increase revenue, while helping you reduce risk, deliver targets and demonstrate value for money.


Providing a blend of internal and external expertise, and a strong track record of delivery, Exemplas is the partner of choice for organisations driving the innovation agenda.

Exporting & international trade

Working in partnership, we can look after every aspect of programme delivery, including client attraction and diagnostics, action-plan development, expert matching, and growth assessments.


We can collaboratively design, deliver and manage business support services tailored to helping SME manufacturers overcome barriers in a globally competitive market.

A proven track record


of public sector contracts delivered


businesses supported over 30 years


companies advised in 2020-21


total turnover increase for businesses helped in 2020-21


manufacturing SMEs supported


new innovations delivered


generated for the economy for every £1 of public money invested in our services


jobs created with our help

Advisory service clients include:

What we do

Increase exports

Stimulate economic growth

Encourage and commercialise innovation

Divest funding

Create jobs

Influence policy

How we can support you

We deliver a number of key advisory services across the UK.

If you are a business looking for help and advice across a range of areas including exporting, innovation, access to finance and skills development - the chances are we can help.

Our services include:

  • Innovate UK EDGE in the East of England
  • Hertfordshire Growth Hub