Sustainable Scale-up Cluster

Investor Zone Sponsor

The Sustainable Scale Up Cluster helps ambitious Welsh food and drink businesses to scale up sustainably, offering support in tackling the four key challenges to successfully scaling up: 


  • Capacityto scale up.
  • Access to capital to scale up.
  • Access to the right competenciesand talent to scale up.
  • Having the confidenceto scale up and avoiding the overtrading trap.


The vision of the cluster is to build a community of ambitious and scaling Welsh food and drink businesses, driving economic growth of the sector and the communities in which these businesses operate. The cluster will achieve this by working with industry, academia, government and stakeholders.


The cluster will help businesses embed business resilience, recovery and scale-up skills through collaboration, enabling business leaders to competently assess risk and opportunities, make better decisions and secure capital, increase capacity, improve competencies, and gain the confidence to scale up.


If you would like to talk to one of our Regional Cluster Managers about your growth plans, please contact us at: