We are looking to partner with impact entrepreneurs and enterprises that are accelerating the United Nations Global Sustainable Development Goals.
Is your organisation accelerating the UN Sustainable Development Goals (Global Goals)?
Does your organisation have an existing and proven revenue model that’s been implemented and operational for at least 12 months?
Can your organisation present a minimum viable product/service that is scalable?
Does your organisation have a purpose that positively impacts people, planet and profit?
Is your organisation looking for assistance to scale?
And, very importantly, is your organisation run by entrepreneur/s that are tired of business as usual and tend to say, “Screw it, let’s do it!”?
Branson Centre's Scale-Up Programme
We care more about significant interactions than transactions.
We want to play a more meaningful role in entrepreneurs lives. From the little touches to the big splashes, we create experiences that make entrepreneurs feel good. It’s our promise to them.
Which is why the Branson Centre's Scale-Up Programme is bespoke for each and every one of our entrepreneurs. Focused on the key areas that will have the most impact in their business.
We say "Screw it, let's do it!"
There's no fun in standing on the sideline. We roll up our sleeves and get our hands dirty. We're not just here to guide you, we want to help you get there.
Through strategic partnerships, consistent development services and a "can-do" attitude, the Branson Centre is entrepreneurial in everything we do, helping to embed purpose-led business skills and, importantly, changing business for good.
We aim to find creative solutions for solving challenges and help develop strategies and partnerships that will drive your success. We hold ourselves accountable and maintain consistent mentorship, monitoring and reporting to ensure the success and scale of your purpose.
In our relentless pursuit of entrepreneurialism, we challenge the rules of “business as usual” to change things for good – for people, planet and profit.
The Application Journey
Shortlisted applications will be required to undergo a series of interviews and a comprehensive due diligence and series of assessments before signing a partnership agreement and beginning the scale-up programme. The entire process could take up-to 90 days to finalise. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified by email.
The Impact Development Journey
The Branson Centre's Scale-Up Programme is over a 1 000 days with 90-day Lean Startup cycles.
We work closely with each founder to identify the 1 000-day vision for the business and its impact to agree on the milestones to achieve this vision.
Each enterprise partner will be allocated a Business Implementation Manager who is responsible for managing the programme, project managing key milestones and nurturing the relationship between the founders and the Branson Centre.
Our Levels of Engagement
The Branson Centre is a for-profit social enterprise. Like you we do not offer our services free of charge.
We understand that often the enterprises most in need of our services cannot afford going rates for our programme. That's why we offer different levels of engagement that suite your economic model and/or opportunities.
Our team will work with you to identify the best level of engagement that suits your business.