Brexit Programmes - Expressions of Interest



Minister Humphreys recently announced a €3m Border Stimulus Fund for the Local Enterprise Offices in Border Region. This funding will be used for capability building programmes for owner managers and staff of Local Enterprise Office clients and small businesses across the region. The following programmes incorporating workshops and intensive one to one mentoring will be rolled out in 2020.

  • Financial Capability Programme: aimed at businesses who wish to strengthen the strategic financial capability within your management team.
  • Scaling Programme: aimed at ambitious businesses to provide you with strategic solutions to review and develop the functions within their business such as operations, people, marketing and sales to support your ambition to scale.
  • Exporting Programme: aimed at businesses with ambitions to grow and scale outside the Irish market into export markets.
  • Retail Programme: aimed at Irish owned retailers to develop the retail offer across your stores and online, enhancing the overall customer experience with the objective of improving value-add, increasing footfall and driving sales.
  • Green Programme: open to small businesses employing <50 to drive an environment sustainability agenda within your business focused on issues such as improving water management, implementation of energy management systems and reducing carbon footprint.
  • Innovation Audit: experts in R&D/Innovation will be funded to go into your business to assess the business innovation capability and to identify opportunities to develop new innovative products and processes.

If you are interested in participating in any of the programmes listed, please log your interest and we will contact you to discuss your requirements.