Endura Winners in HSBC Connections Competition
LIVINGSTON, Scotland – Scottish bike clothing and accessories brand Endura has been selected as one of two SME National Winners in the HSBC Global Connections Competition, an initiative to find the UK’s most innovative and forward thinking companies.
This year’s competition has seen national winners in three categories: excellence in innovation, international trade, and mid-market growth.
Awarded access to funding
Over the past three years, the HSBC Global Connections Competition has sent 138 dynamic businesses to International Exchanges in some of the world’s fastest-growing markets, and awarded access to over GBP 3 billion in funding.
Field was widened
This year the field was widened to take in companies with a turnover of up to GBP 100 million. And, while international trade remains key for many entrants, domestic-focused companies were eligible to enter too. The awards ceremony took place at Cameron House Hotel on Loch Lomond, Scotland, on September 12th.