Scale Up

Two Zero is a specialist business support service for scaleup business leaders in Lancashire. Led by Lancashire County Council, our mission is to help and inspire business leaders to grow their business 20%, create jobs and develop the Lancashire economy.

World class support

Our funded programmes are delivered by some of the most knowledgeable scaleup advisers in the business support arena, with experience of working with global brands. Two Zero clients also get access to knowledge and insights, helping transform their skills.

Stretch your thinking

Through our programmes, one-to-one advice, educational content and focused peer-to-peer learning, leaders will develop their mindset and grow their people, giving their business a platform for sustainable growth.

Delivering results

Since Lancashire County Council launched Two Zero in 2020, over 96% of the businesses we supported have grown 20% or more in revenue and employment.

Current programmes

Two / Zero:
Scaleup Leaders Network

A targeted programme helping owners and managers of fast-growing businesses to accelerate their expansion through sustained growth coaching and by learning from other scaleup leaders over a 12-month period.

Two / Zero:
Women Scaling Up

A unique support programme designed to address the needs of women who are taking their business and career to new heights.

Two / Zero:
Scale to Sale

High impact growth programme to help scaleup founders and owners prepare their company for exit or investment.