Scottish Enterprise

SHE Software receives £1.4m R&D grant from Scottish Enterprise

SHE Software has received a £1.4 million research and development (R&D) grant from Scottish Enterprise to support its £4m expansion plans.

Published 16 January 2020

You & Mr Jones invests in Good-Loop

You & Mr Jones, the global brandtech group founded by former Havas chief executive David Jones, has invested in Edinburgh-based ethical video startup Good-Loop.

Published 14 January 2020

Scottish Enterprise provides £39k grant to Angus 3D Solutions

Brechin-based 3D-printing specialist Angus 3D Solutions have received a £39,000 Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) grant from Scottish Enterprise.

Published 9 January 2020

Scottish Enterprise awards £13m grant to Diodes Incorporated

Semiconductor manufacturer Diodes Incorporated has received a £13.7 million funding package from Scottish Enterprise towards a £47m project enabling its future growth in Greenock.

Published 7 January 2020

Archangels led over £14m of investment in 2019

Archangels has recorded another active year of support, leading investment of £14.8 million in Scottish start-up and early-stage companies in the tech and life sciences sectors.

Published 6 January 2020

40 Scottish businesses raise £6.5m through Unlocking Ambition programme

The 40 businesses participating in the First Minister’s flagship entrepreneurial development programme Unlocking Ambition have raised a total of £6.5 million since its launch, with the majority gained from external funding.

Published 23 December 2019

Edinburgh-based Current Health closes £9m funding round

Edinburgh-based Current Health has closed a £9 million ($11.5m) Series A funding round led by MMC Ventures and Legal & General.

Published 12 December 2019

Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre receives £10m investment

The Scottish Aquaculture Innovation Centre (SAIC) has received a £10 million five-year funding package from the Scottish Funding Council, Scottish Enterprise and Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE).

Published 18 November 2019

Women's Enterprise Scotland appoints first male ambassadors

Steve Dunlop, Scottish Enterprise chief executive, and David Sole OBE, managing partner at School for CEOs, have joined tech investor Mark Logan as the first male ambassadors to be part of the Women’s Enterprise Scotland male ambassador programme.

Published 14 November 2019

Tayport-based Foodmek receives £500k from Scottish Loan Scheme

Tayport-based food processing equipment manager Foodmek has obtained a £500,000 loan from Scottish Loan Scheme (SLS) to help activate its growth plan.

Published 7 November 2019

Scottish Government moves to support businesses through Brexit

Economy secretary Derek Mackay has written to businesses to urge them to prepare for the consequences of Brexit, and inform them of the support available from the Scottish Government.

Published 28 October 2019

RBS and Women's Enterprise Scotland to host investment day for female entrepreneurs

Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS) and Women’s Enterprise Scotland are to host an investment day for female entrepreneurs at Gogarburn Conference Centre.

Published 25 October 2019

Wylie & Bisset: SMEs must boost sustainability ahead of Circular Economy Bill

Chartered accountants Wylie & Bisset is urging small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to consider what practical steps they can take now to make their business practices more environmentally sustainable to give them a competitive advantage ahead of the introduction of the proposed Circular Economy Bill.

Published 23 October 2019

Ping Network Solutions Ltd receives £335k from Scottish Enterprise

Strathclyde-based Ping Network Solutions Ltd is one of the first companies in Scotland to benefit from £335,000 Regional Selective Assistance (RSA) grant support from Scottish Enterprise, contingent on fair work practices.

Published 9 October 2019

Japan and Scotland to receive £20.9m subsea technology joint investment

The Scottish Government has announced that Scottish and Japanese companies will receive £9 million from a joint fund to work together on innovative subsea technology.

Published 9 October 2019