High Growth Small Business
Meet the unsung heroes at the cutting edge of the UK economy
We asked the founders of two companies backed by Octopus to tell us how they got started and how funding helped push them to the next level
HGSBs employ 1.9m people in the UK, despite making up less than 3% of the country’s businesses.
Driving the economy
HGSBs are among the UK’s most productive businesses. They’re estimated to contribute £113 billion to the UK economy each year.
USA and China are the top two destinations where HGSBs are looking to increase exports.
Giving recognition, guidance and inspiration to the entrepreneurs who make growth happen.