Scottish Enterprise seeks to deliver a significant, lasting effect on the Scottish economy. Their role is to help identify and exploit the best opportunities for economic growth that will: support Scottish companies to compete within the globalmarketplace; help build globally competitive sectors; attract new investment to Scotland and help to create a world-class business environment.
Scotland has never been more focused on the strengths, opportunities and challenges required to achieve a greater number of internationally active high-growth start-ups. Scottish Enterprise aims to support the development of high-impact early-stage opportunities and entrepreneurs in key areas to help lay the foundations for their future growth.
It aims to:
- make them internationally competitive
- ensure that they are investor-ready in order to secure the funding needed to scale-up rapidly in global markets
- equip them with the talent, team and entrepreneurial skills required for growth