Three reasons why do you need a business plan?




Business plans will help you guide your business as it grow's and develop's.




Business plans can help you get funding, both equity and debt capital.



It's a must-have

Business plans are the best way to illustrate your business, clearly laying out the facts and figures.


Seven reasons why you should use us.


Expert support team

We know business plans. Our experts will quickly answer all your questions & outline what needs to be included.


Simple process

We know exactly how to put together an business plan and make it very simple for you to follow.


We are fast

Having wrote and reviewed many business plans - we know exactly what we are doing - so there is no time wasted.


We know what to include

Writing a business plan doesn't have to be an onerous task.
  1. Executive Summary
  2. Business Overview
  3. Project Overview
  4. The Market
  5. Operations
  6. Financials
  7. Risks and Mitigations
  8. Management Team
  9. Appendix


Peace of mind

We have compeleted many business plans - you know you are in safe hands. And we have hundreds of testimonials to prove it.


Business Advice

We don't just write your business plan, we try to add value to your business by providing you with advice.


Get funding

We manage over 25 VC funds & have contacts throughout the investment community - if you need funding then we might be the solution.

What are the benefits of writing a business plan?

Business plans and information memorandums help to convey the organisational structure of your business and can be used as a management tool that can be referred to regularly to ensure the business is on course with meeting goals, sales targets or operational milestones.

  • Creating a strategic road map for the company formalising the company objectives and goals and effectively clarifying the way to achieve them;

  • Providing a comprehensive document outlining the company and its plans for stakeholders and potential investors;

  • Clarifying the organisational structure of the company; and

  • Acting as a management tool to ensure the business is on course with meeting its goals, sales targets or operational milestones


Sapphire will help you write your business plan.

Developing a business plan for your company can be a daunting task.  You may not know where to start from, or you may be worried about the amount of time and resources required to develop one.   We are here to help you. 

It is very important for enterprises to have a clear direction and understanding of their objectives and goals.  Although it is not necessary to have one, shrewd entrepreneurs devote resources to developing their business plan, as the document ensures they have a clearly defined road map by which the company's progress may be tracked and evaluated.  We can assist you in developing such an important strategic tool.


Our service includes the following:

  • We review existing documentation (such as business plans) to ensure you have the appropriate information to prepare for the finance raising process.

  • We can draft your information memorandum/business plan.

  • We can assist in preparing financial projections and review any existing financial projections.

  • We can draft your investor teaser document.

  • We can help you prepare any loan documents.

  • We can assist with providing the appropriate FCA disclosures.

  • We can assist in preparing business plans for specific purposes, such as: 

      • Immigration applications (e.g. Start-up and Innovator Visas).

      • Regional development agencies (e.g. InvestNI).

      • Other government backed grant competitions (e.g. InnovateUK competitions).


Our eBook guide will help you write a business plan.


The eBook will save you valuable time and energy in writing your business plan and hopefully help you make your business attractive to potential lenders and investors.

  • What to include in the Executive Summary.
  • What to include in the financials. 

  • What is important to potential lenders and investors.

The Sapphire Guide to Writing a business plan.

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We are more than just a business plan consultancy service.

You don't have to go it alone. The team at Sapphire are here to answer your questions and help you get to grips with what is required in your business plan. All that - plus our dedicated help, blog resources and templates - means you will never feel you do not have enough support.

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take you to write a business plan?

There's no fixed answer to this question, it all really depends on how much information we are provided with, the specifics of the business and whether there is a specific objective of writing the business plan. If you have a specific deadline, we will always do our best to ensure the deadline is met. We would recommend speaking to us as soon as possible to write your business plan.

Do your prices include VAT?

The prices above do not include Value Added Tax ("VAT"). VAT is typically charged at 20% on the prices shown above.

What's my next step?

Register your interest in the contact us form below and one of our team will be happy to speak to you regarding writing your business plan.

How much does cost?

A business plan serves to provide a comprehensive road map for the company to management, investors, employees and customers alike, outlining the strategic rationale for undertaking the venture. A business plan is one of the most important aspects of business that's why we typically quote the service as £3,000 to £5,000.

Why choose us?

The Sapphire team's experience in financial services and business consultancy, allows us ti create a excellant business plan for you.

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