Lawyer recruited to help growing businesses

A Lancashire lawyer has been recruited to help the region’s growing businesses in his role as a registered and approved GrowthAccelerator Coach.

Andy Herricks, a partner with Garricks Solicitors, which has offices in Blackburn and Wigan, has been recruited for his expertise in intellectual property.

As a registered and approved Growth Coach for GrowthAccelerator, Andy will provide expert, tailored advice to help ambitious businesses achieve rapid, sustainable growth.

Andy said: “Being part of GrowthAccelerator means joining the largest network of high growth business experts ever put together nationally. I am really enthused about being part of this scheme and looking forward to working with creative businesses across the region to assist with their growth aspirations.”

GrowthAccelerator is a unique service backed by government and led by some of the country’s most successful growth specialists. It is designed to help businesses find new connections, new routes to investment, and the new ideas and strategy to help businesses achieve their full potential.

GrowthAccelerator Growth Coaches must successfully complete a recruitment and selection progress, based on their personal business record and coaching experience. Businesses can find out more about the GrowthAccelerator service at