The Future 50 mission

To find East Anglia’s most innovative, entrepreneurial companies - the “ones to watch” - and help them accelerate their growth.

Meet the class of 2022

How the Future 50 programme works

Knowledge sessions and in-depth business seminars looking at key issues facing entrepreneurs, from business structure and finance to R&D, personnel and more, provided by experts from the Future 50 partners

Advice and support
No-fee access to specialist business advisors at the Future 50 partners to improve strategic planning and decision making.

Enhanced networking
Invaluable peer-to-peer learning with other Future 50 members - local businesses experiencing similar growth and facing similar issues.

Media coverage and support
Money-can’t-buy PR exposure in the Eastern Daily Press, East Anglian Daily Times, Cambs Times and The Comet - and online - as part of the Future 50 programme.

The Future 50 programme runs from January to December.

Who can take part in Future 50?

Any high-growth SME or start-up in Norfolk or Suffolk We’re looking for entrepreneurs and businesses looking to have an impact on the local economy - whether they’ve been established for 20 years or 10 months. Any business achieving or realistically aiming for 20% year-on-year growth should be taking part in Future 50.

Ready to join Future 50?

Application is easy. To complete the initial application form, click here