Founded in 2003, Gymbox pioneered a new type of gym experience designed to inspire and entertain its members through vibrant interiors, bold and unusual exercise classes and nightly resident DJs.
BGF has supported the business through every stage of its growth by providing valuable advice, helpful introductions and multiple rounds of financial support. Simply put Gymbox would not have achieved its levels of success without the partnership with BGF.Richard Hilton, CEO
Business funding insights
An independent optician with the vision to grow
Royston Bayfield, Bayfields Opticians, and Chris Boyes, an investor in BGF’s Yorkshire team, talks about the ins and outs of seeking and securing growth funding.
What is venture capital and when is it right for your business?
We look at the rise of venture capital in the UK, the types of businesses receiving support, and the pros and cons of this method of funding a business.