Collaborator Profiles


KPMG offers Audit, Tax, Consulting and Deal Advisory services.

Our strategic relationship with KPMG ensures businesses in the Nexus community receive commercial advice and investment connections. A dedicated Enterprise Manager, Lizzie McCloy, identifies where businesses need support and guidance. As part of a longer term strategy to engage and support growth of regional startups and SMEs, they provide assistance on topics such as access to finance and international expansion, helping businesses achieve their goals and utilise KPMG’s network and connections.

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Leeds City Region (LEP) Growth Service

A wide range of business support and advice can be accessed through the LEP Growth Service, delivered in partnership by the Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership & local authorities. Our strategic relationship with the LEP Growth Service means members of the Nexus community have access to a dedicated Growth Manager whose role is to understand the challenges & opportunities of growing businesses and better connect them to the wealth of support & advice for businesses in the region.

National Measurement Laboratory

The National Measurement Laboratory (NML), hosted at LGC, delivers underpinning chemical and bio-measurement science for the UK and forms part of the UK National Measurement System. They play a leading role internationally to develop best practice and harmonise and standardise measurements across the world, support best practice for clinical testing, and in turn providing further confidence in the UK’s science and technology capabilities.


Connecting tech and digital start-ups with mentors and investors.

Our partnership with NorthInvest connects the Nexus community of early-stage tech start-ups to investment, through angel networks and funds, giving them the opportunity to scale-up and grow.