Gearing for Growth

To Make a Real Difference


 Our mission is to support more start-ups and Founders to thrive and succeed in becoming successful high growth businesses ready to Scale, with CEOs leading and building great highly engaged teams with less stress and more fun on the journey

We support early stage and high growth businesses through Connect Learn Thrive  programmes to support values based leadership development, developing a growth mindset and culture, building more effective boards, better investor engagement and building engaged high performing teams and sound peer networks

Through our Connect: Learn Thrive programmes we also work with NXDs and Investors to support the development of NXDs in engaging well with early stage and high growth businesses to use their talent to greatest effect

We paying it forward by coaching and mentoring start-ups from Princes Trust, E-Spark, and Ecosystem partners, engaging with ecosystem partners e.g. assessing for Scottish Edge  and working collaboratively with public and private partners to run learning events 

Interesting Facts


  • Scottish business focussed on supporting Founders and CEOs to succeed through building stronger values based leadership, more effective boards and engaged teams

  • Supported over 100 Founders and CEOs to lead growth more effectively with less stress

  • Connected numerous founders to sound advice with ecosystem partners and quality NXDs

  • We use simple effective tools you can embed easily into your business and use with your  team

  • We believe in make learning interactive, putting it into practice and working with your peers to allow real authentic shared  learning to take place 


Tel: 07425 629816

Twitter @GfGrowth




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