Leading the funding ecosystem

Do you have ambitious growth plans?

Through the West Midlands Co-Investment Fund (WMCO) we invest in the West Midlands’ most ambitious entrepreneurs and foster collaborations across the region to help create a fertile environment for innovative early-stage businesses. Together we can take the West Midlands to the next level. 

We provide innovative businesses with equity of up to £1m when matched by private co-investment, helping them to expand and develop the region’s companies of the future. The fund aims to support SMEs with brilliant, well-developed propositions and vision who are hungry for growth. We help you change the pace for your business.

What does it take to get investment?

With a solid pitch deck that shows exactly what your business is about and its potential you can accelerate your growth. 

  • To secure investment from the WMCO, you have to fulfil these criteria:

  • Based in Birmingham, the Black Country, or Coventry

  • Revenue generating

  • Requiring up to £1m in an initial funding round

Pitch for Investment

Ready to start your journey?