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WEConnect has hit the ground running with eight companies already certified as ‘Women Business Enterprises’. A WBE is an independent business that is at least 51% owned and controlled by one or more woman, once certified WEConnect can support businesses to access contracts with UK-based multinational organisations.

A new plan to improve links between multinationals and women-owned businesses will increase diversity—and profits

by Tina Nielsen

A new initiative has been launched to give women-owned businesses easier access to gaining contracts with multinational companies. Corporate members that are already signed up include Microsoft, Accenture, Hewlett Packard and Merrill Lynch.

If you are a woman business owner, why not get your company certified under the new WEConnect scheme, which helps women business owners win contracts from large companies?