Looking for a business base in London?
Are you an ambitious Scottish business looking to drive your growth, increase your reach and build networks within the London business community?
Scotland House is a low cost, flexible business base that could help you achieve your growth ambitions in London.
Business success relies on a number of factors, from making the right connections to securing investment to drive company growth. Scotland House, an innovative business hub located in central London, which will open its doors in late April, has been set up to help Scottish companies in these areas.
It will present Scottish businesses with new opportunities to build and enhance existing relationships with clients, partners or other connections.
It will also be a platform to celebrate and showcase Scotland’s ambitious companies and sectors as well as our impressive research and innovation capabilities.
Why do business in London?
Scotland’s proximity to London means Scottish companies can take advantage of the city’s status as a global gateway. By doing business in London, companies will be able to maintain existing business relationships and build new ones.
London is a meeting place for the world’s business leaders – and it's Scotland’s most important trading market. Its unrivalled concentration of corporate decision makers and influencers make it an ideal base for Scottish businesses who want to develop relationships and collaborate with trusted partners.
Scotland House – a low cost, flexible business base
Centrally located in the heart of the city and enjoying a prominent position on the banks of the River Thames, Scotland House has excellent access to public transport.
Scottish companies can become a member of Scotland House to reap the benefits of the facility.
Becoming a member of Scotland House will provide Scottish businesses with a low cost, low risk, high quality base in which to engage with global businesses. Having a presence in Scotland House will provide a supportive environment to develop business, academic and institutional connections in London and beyond.
Scotland House membership
Companies will be able to access the facilities of Scotland House through a flexible, competitively-priced membership programme. The membership programme is currently being finalised -we expect to publish full details in early April. However, you can currently register your interest in becoming a member of Scotland House. Members of Scotland House will also be able to take advantage of the following benefits:
- A high quality, Scottish designed, working environment located in the heart of the capital
- Flexible access to competitively priced workspace including hot desks, meeting rooms and event space
- Access to a programme of business related events focussed on growth opportunities
- Increased productivity, effectiveness and efficiencies compared with working from coffee shops or hotel lobbies which offer free wifi
- Access to a ready-made network of contacts, including GlobalScots
- Being part of a like-minded community of ambitious business leaders and the associated opportunities for partnership and collaboration