Grow with help from our partners.

The Mayor’s International Business Programme is supported by five lead partners: Collinson, KPMG, Lloyd’s Banking Group, Taylor Wessing and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and is partly funded by the European Regional Development Fund

Our partners are on hand to help you achieve global success. Find out more about their expertise below.



The Mayor’s International Business Programme is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund as part of the European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme 2014-2020. Established by the European Union, the European Regional Development Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support innovation, businesses, create jobs and local community regenerations.  



Collinson is a global leader in customer benefits and loyalty. We deliver exceptional travel, insurance and assistance products that differentiate value propositions, and loyalty solutions that win deeper, more valuable customer relationships. For over 30 years, we’ve been chosen by the world’s leading payment networks, banks, airlines and hotel groups to craft customer experiences enable them to acquire, engage and retain the most profitable, but most demanding customers.



KPMG works with businesses across a range of sectors from small start up enterprises through to mid-market and FTSE 100 corporates.  With around 12,000 staff operating from 22 UK offices we combine business and industry expertise with a dedicated focus to help businesses and their owners achieve their growth and international ambitions.


Lloyds Bank

For over 250 years, Lloyds Bank is proud to have served the people, businesses and communities of Britain. We offer a comprehensive range of financial products and services –shaped to suit individual needs, from current accounts, savings, mortgages, loans, and credit cards, We are the UK’s biggest provider of start-up finance for small businesses. Through a network of over a hundred commercial banking offices, we provide support to UK businesses, from SMEs to large corporates and financial institutions.

Taylor wessing

Taylor Wessing LLP

Taylor Wessing LLP is an international law firm with 33 offices internationally. The Firm has over 300 partners and over 1100 lawyers worldwide, working with clients in the world's most dynamic industries and helping them succeed by advising on their business throughout their life cycle.


Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (WSGR) is a US law firm that opened its London office in August 2018.  WSGR supports UK-based scaleups through all stages of their life cycle in the U.S.—from launch, expansion, and fundraising to US partnerships, M&As and IPOs connecting companies to its transatlantic network of capital providers, corporates, and advisors.