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As long-standing supporters of women in business, we understand the challenges women might face when setting up or running a business. And we’re committed to supporting UK businesses to start, scale and succeed.

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Services provided:
Finance provider
  • Asset finance
  • Banking services
  • Business loans
  • Working capital finance
  • East Midlands
  • East of England
  • London
  • North East England
  • North West England
  • South East England
  • South West England
  • Wales
  • West Midlands
  • Yorkshire & the Humber
Legal name:
National Westminster Bank PLC


Through our Women in Business programme, NatWest Group has provided tailored support and expertise for female entrepreneurs by doing the following:

  • Committed to supporting 35,000 businesses across the UK through our enterprise programmes in 2023, with 50% of support going to females.
  • Established a Women in Business programme with more than 1,000 independently accredited Women in Business specialists (accredited by Chartered Banker Institute and certified by Everywoman).
  • Launched The Rose Review of Female Entrepreneurship in March 2019 by Alison Rose at the request of the UK Government, which examines the barriers that women in business face and what can be done to overcome them.

Get in touch

Your NatWest Local Enterprise Managers have all the expertise you need to stay ahead of the curve. Whether you're looking for one to one mentoring, or would like to attend a local talk or event, our Local Enterprise Managers are on hand to help boost your business.