Whether you are an ambitious start-up or an existing business with aspirations for change and growth – Richmond Business Hub offers you a comprehensive selection of programmes and support services, information and advice. Its aim is to provide and signpost your business to effective support when and where you need it.

We are here to offer you support by:

  • signposting you to business resources available
  • directing you to business funding
  • pointing you to premises in the area
  • networking organisations in the borough

London Borough of Richmond upon Thames Council

Richmond Business Hub has been launched by the Economic Development Office (EDO) team in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, which leads on the Council’s key objectives of establishing, supporting and promoting a thriving, prosperous and sustainable local economy. 

The EDO team focus includes support for business start-ups and SME’s growth; town centre development; support for Business Improvement Districts (BIDs); encouraging inward investment into the borough; and promoting our important visitor economy.


There are many independent and commercial providers that can support your start-up plans, some of which are listed here on the Business Hub. Please note that the decision to engage with any provider is yours and you must use your own judgement to determine the provider's suitability.

These are commercial websites and business services that are not provided or specifically endorsed by us. Your use of these websites and services is at your own discretion and judgment and is subject to the terms and conditions of each provider. Other providers and similar business services are available.

“Across Richmond upon Thames, we have a rich and diverse mix of small independent businesses and a large number of self-employed residents. Together they make a massive contribution to the health and vitality of our local economy and community.

As a Council, we are passionate about creating an environment in which entrepreneurs and small businesses can establish themselves and thrive. The Richmond Business Hub provides a comprehensive selection of programmes, support services and advice to help that happen.

These are challenging times for our local economy, and everyone involved in it. Regardless of what stage your business is at or what sector you are in – the Richmond Business Hub offers something for everyone. Take advantage of the free support, advice on offer and explore the Hub!”  

Cllr Phil Giesler 
Lead Member for Business and Growth
London Borough of Richmond upon Thames  

Richmond Business Hub Team

Cllr Phil Giesler
Lead Member for Business and Growth
LB Richmond upon Thames

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Cllr Phil GieslerSusan Shaw

Susan Shaw
Head of Enterprise and Business Growth

Euphrasie Mundele-Kilolo

Euphrasie Mundele-Kilolo
Enterprise Support Officer

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