Lindy Pyrah
Tech Nation

Upscale 8.0 helps the UK’s most promising tech companies to accelerate their growth and unlock the key to scaling successfully.

Based on values of honesty, intimacy and trust, and now in its 8th year, this curated programme has been designed to reflect your scaling journey. Companies will explore fundamental growth challenges with peers and benefit from sessions delivered by expert scale coaches who’ve trodden this path before you. 

Over 6-months, 30 founders and senior leadership teams will receive over 60 hours of support, delivered by over 20 scale coaches. It’s free, and we don’t take an equity stake in any businesses that join.

Upscale 8.0 is now accepting applications. If you’re one of the UK’s fastest scaling tech companies, our programme can help keep your momentum as you grow – efficiently and effectively. The deadline to apply is at 4pm, on the 28th June 2022.

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Eligibility requirements

Upscale 8.0 supports the UK’s fastest-growing tech companies to scale faster, together. A company might hit the baseline criteria, but the final selection takes four key criterion into account; value proposition, traction, potential for scale and programme suitability. VC backed, having raised Series A round OR Revenue focused and generating £1.5m – £5m
Headquartered in the UK

Guidance: Upscale typically works with companies experiencing rapid growth approx 10% month-on-month. With COVID, we understand that some companies may have experienced variances over the last 6 months. With that in mind, typical Upscale companies are:
Looking to significantly increase team size
Rapidly growing customer base or market share
Aspiring for substantial national or international growth

Lindy Pyrah
Tech Nation

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