There are lots of growing, successful businesses in the UK and abroad.
Google started life in a garageLink opens in a new window, while it was a group of university friends that launched FacebookLink opens in a new window.
And there are many examples of businesses that have grown into market-dominating ones despite inauspicious beginnings.
But what’s often overlooked is how successful businesses used external financeLink opens in a new window to get to where they are. This can suggest that they didn’t need outside money to achieve growth.
While that’s true of some businesses, lots of successful companies we know wouldn’t be in their position without securing finance along the way.
We’ve put together the following infographic to demonstrate how some of our most established businesses have used external finance to growLink opens in a new window.
Download the infographic here or view it below.