Whitecap Consulting featured in the shortlist for the Professional Services and Fast Growth categories at the recent West Midlands Business Masters 2020 awards.

Whitecap was delighted to be shortlisted for the Professional Services and Fast Growth categories at the recent West Midlands Business Masters 2020 awards for the West Midlands. The Business Masters awards, run by TheBusinessDesk.com, celebrate the achievements of the ‘most innovative, ambitious and successful businesses in the region.’

Richard Coates, Founder & Managing Director of Whitecap Consulting, said:

“As we continue our regional office expansion, we are really pleased with the progress and performance in the West Midlands from our Birmingham office led David Mellor. We have delivered several major projects for a range of clients and we continue to build our regional network.”

Whitecap has had a presence in the West Midlands since late 2019, when we opened a Birmingham office at Alpha Works in the city centre. The office is led by Associate Director David Mellor, and over the last 12 months David has helped Whitecap has develop a presence in the regional business community via a combination of project work, networking and participating in various events. Recently this has included participating in Birmingham Tech Week and co-hosting series of events with Freeths and Break For Growth, including sessions in Birmingham and the East Midlands.

David Mellor, Associate Director for West Midlands at Whitecap Consulting, said:

“I am very pleased at the progress we have made here in the West Midlands, in what has been a challenging year for the region, and I feel we are very well positioned to grow further into 2021.”

In May 2020 Whitecap published a report on the West Midlands FinTech Ecosystem, having been commissioned by Greater Birmingham & Solihull LEP. The report was the fifth regional ecosystem report to be published by Whitecap, following similar reports on the North East, Bristol & Bath, Leeds City Region and Greater Manchester. Whitecap is currently undertaking the same research in Northern Ireland.

The full list of shortlisted companies and winners at the West Midlands Business Masters 2020 can be viewed here.