London & Partners


London & Partners is the international trade, investment and promotion agency for London. A not-for-profit company, 50% funded by the Mayor of London.

We promote London across the world; attract overseas organisations, events, students and visitors to the capital; and help to retain and grow London companies.

We support business to set up in London, grow in London and expand from London.

  • Our foreign direct investment team help overseas businesses set up in London.
  • Our Mayor’s International Business Programme helps London businesses expand overseas.
  • Our Business Growth Programme helps London companies develop.

The Mayor’s International Business Programme description:

The Mayor’s International Business Programme helps businesses expand internationally via a free 12-month accelerator programme. Individually tailored, the programme provides world class support and advice for London’s scaleups in the finance, technology, life sciences, creative and urban innovation sectors. The support provided covers, mentorship, trade missions, and industry specific events.

If you’re interested, apply via the London & Partners application portal.

Business Growth Programme description:

The Business Growth Programme offers tailored, impartial advice to businesses based in London looking to develop at different stages of their growth journey. With strategic solutions including mentoring, workshops, business growth advice and opportunities across our London network, the free programme can help unlock your business potential.

If you’re interested, apply online via the London & Partners application portal.

Our Sectors


Financial services