EV Growth Fund

Winning Pitch is one of ‘1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’

John Leach, Founder of Winning Pitch

Enterprise Ventures Growth Fund portfolio company, Winning Pitch, has been recognised as one of the one of the London Stock Exchange Group’s 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain. The report is a celebration of the UK’s fastest-growing and most dynamic small and medium sized businesses across the UK.

To feature in the list, companies needed to show consistent revenue growth over a minimum of three years, significantly outperforming their industry peers.

Winning Pitch, headquartered in the North West, delivers coaching and business growth support by providing trusted advice to businesses ranging from ambitious start-ups through to successful scale-ups.

Founded in 2005 by John Leach, Winning Pitch addresses a community of almost 10,000 fast growing businesses and has served public and private sector clients in many diverse locations – from Glasgow to Cardiff, Preston to Cambridge and London to Frankfurt. The company first received investment from Enterprise Ventures’ Growth Funds in 2014.

Jim Keane, Managing Director of Winning Pitch, said: “We are delighted to be recognised in this listing for 2017, it reflects our passion for supporting other ambitious fast growing businesses.”

Wayne Thomas, Investment Director of Enterprise Ventures, part of Mercia Technologies PLC, said: “We are thrilled that Winning Pitch has been identified for such a prestigious award. The management team has been working exceptionally hard since we backed them two years ago and we’re delighted that their efforts have been recognised by the London Stock Exchange.”