UK Growth Hub

UK Growth Hub
Welcome to LBAcademy

LBAcademy provides a UK Business Growth Hub that supports Tech & Creative Startups to  grow and scaleup. We have a dynamic business community that helps support your Startup.

Gary Stewart at Launch of LBAcademy UK Growth Hub

Keynote by Gary Stewart Director, Wayra UK

LBAcademy held its Executive Launch on 27 September 2017. The theme “How to build your Tech Startup” highlighted the prime objective of the Academy UK Growth Hub to support  tech and creative startups. A select list of growth-oriented startups seeking know-how, connections and inspiration were invited to learn from those actively supporting UK companies to grow and scaleup.  Details here.


Our Focus

We provide coaching by industry leaders and opportunities for business growth, providing expertise and market entry support to entrepreneurs, both on a local and global scale. We also have a focus on emerging technologies, working with Startups in this sector to implement their business model.


Your Launchpad
LBAcademy Growth Hub is a launch pad for digital entrepreneurs and provides a one-stop shop facility, through our relationships with specialist partners to provide auxiliary services – Accelerators, Co-working space, Investors etc. We can guide you through the maze of the tech ecosystem to build a platform that will sustain your business.


Business Track
Business Founder:
We work with you as a Mentor, if you are at the startup/developmental stage.

Business Fast Track:
We work with you as a Digital Coach and help with technical and vendor solutions.

Business Growth Track:
Develop a business framework which you can use to deliver and grow your services effectively.


How we can Help
► Provide startup techniques and tools to move your business or idea forward
► Teach and inspire you on how to navigate the funding and investment landscape
► Help you pitch your business idea to gain exposure and constructive feedback
► Events and workshops with other entrepreneurs to exchange ideas and knowledge



Digital Skills Programme

Business Growth & Development

Business Coaching & Mentoring

International Business Programme


Business Advisory Teams

Ade Awokoya, Founder – LBAcademy, is a Business Coach with previous experience at the UK Govt GrowthAccelerator programme and career experience as Digital Project Manager, Microsoft Partner and UK Export Underwriter.

UK Growth Hub                      


 Tech London Advocates (TLA)

TLA Road to One Million campaign

We have pledged  the ‘Road to One Million’ campaign which was launched November 2018 at Mansion House with Tech London Advocates . The aim to have “One million digital and tech jobs in the capital by 2023”. LBAcademy focus on the BAME community as one of the campaign’s leading objectives.


TLA Africa is a London based network of individuals and organisations, interested and active in the UK tech ecosystem working together with counterparts in key African markets, to develop stronger links and cooperation between these regions.

Advisory Team