NatWest Business Growth Enabler To Help Businesses Bounce Back

As businesses across Knowsley continue to restart, rebuild and recover, NatWest’s Business Growth Enabler Kim Meadows will be supporting businesses to move forward following lockdown.

In her role, NatWest will work with local partners including Knowsley Chamber to champion the potential of businesses and support business owners as they develop and grow. This may be through one to one mentoring support or by helping entrepreneurs connect with a business network.

Kim will be running regular events on topics such as Trading Online, cyber security and applying for funding, and will also support new and developing businesses achieve their potential through NatWest’s Business Builder. The digital tool is on hand to provide help with all aspects of getting new businesses off the ground, with a wide range of online learning and workshops.

Kim will also provide specialist support to female entrepreneurs as part of NatWest’s commitment to supporting women in business. An ambassador for women in business, she holds an accreditation in NatWest’s Everywoman program which supports female business owners to turn their dreams and ambitions into a reality.

Kim said: “The last six months have been an incredibly challenging time for all of us in a variety of ways but, as we look to the future, it’s absolutely vital the local eco-system continues to support businesses across Knowsley as they move forward. We know there are new enterprises that have developed over this period as well as those that have had to adapt and change, and I look forward to working with our partners support further growth in Knowsley.”

Kim has over 13 years’ experience in banking and has spent the last three years specializing in business development.