Helping places to thrive

At SQW Group, everything we do is about helping people and places to flourish.

For over 40 years, we’ve been helping leaders in the public and private sectors to devise and deliver policies and interventions that make a positive difference to businesses, communities and economies. Renowned for our expertise in research as well as our experience in delivering specialist support services to ambitious SMEs, our companies work as trusted partners of local authorities, government departments, investors and universities. Together we create better places for people to live and work.

Transforming
places

We help local economies to thrive, creating jobs and building communities.

Championing
innovation

We provide innovators with the space, advice and finance they need to succeed.

Advising
policymakers

We work with councils, universities and central government to devise and evaluate policies.

SQW Group encompasses the capabilities of SQW and Oxford Innovation

We provide outstanding research, analysis and advice on social and economic development.
We help economies and places to flourish by providing space, advice and finance to growing businesses.

Our case studies illustrate the breadth of our experience, the high quality of our services and our impact.