Inclusive support making it easier and greener to start and run a successful business.
We are supporting
Businesses Supported Since 1983
Who we are.
Welcome to Wenta.
Wenta is one of England's largest enterprise agencies. We're an independent, not-for-profit, social enterprise that exists to make it easier and greener to start and run a successful business.
We've been supporting business owners for over 40 years, helping all types of businesses from dog walkers to doughnut makers, drivers to divers. To date, we’ve supported over 117,000 people to start-up, maintain or grow their own business.
Between 2022-2023 Wenta has helped over 24,119 people to up-skill in business know-how through our combined digital and face-to-face services. Over the last year, we've helped 607 new businesses to start-up, delivered 3,534 one-to-one advice sessions, helped businesses to create 614 new jobs and delivered 43,622 hours of support.
Whilst Wenta is an independent organisation with absolutely zero shareholders, we're also trusted and experienced in delivering Government business support service contracts. To date, Wenta has worked on a wide range of contracts with LEPs, local authorities, chambers, DWP and employability organisations such as Shaw Trust and Maximus.
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What we do.
We transform your ideas into businesses.
We simplify business information.
We share our business knowledge.
We build confidence.
We help you to grow your business skills.
We help you on your path to Net Zero.
We coach and mentor.
We offer opportunities for learning.
We listen just like a friend would do.
We connect you with others on the same journey.
We make ourselves accessible how, when and where you want.
Meet the team
Our people mean everything to us. Without their talent, expertise and dedication, we couldn’t deliver the great results we achieve.
We continually pick up awards for the things we do well. Here are just a handful of the ones we've collected so far.