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About Allia

For people, planet and place

Our world constantly needs new thinking and new solutions if it is to solve the most pressing global and local challenges. Organisations and individuals that aim to make positive change and address these challenges – impact ventures and impact entrepreneurs – can transform peoples’ lives. Allia recognises they need the right kind of support and creates innovative and effective solutions to support them, one great idea at a time.

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Allia is an independent not for profit with a social mission, dedicated to amplifying impact. Its Future Business Centres in Cambridge, East London and Peterborough are home to impact entrepreneurs, its Serious Impact programmes help hundreds of ventures to start up, grow and scale, and its Impact Finance initiatives connect charities and other organisations with ethical investors to raise capital and deliver greater impact.

Allia’s Future Business Centres are the UK’s leading spaces for impact entrepreneurs. It has 4 centres in London, Cambridge and Peterborough with nearly 100,000sq ft of space supporting impact ventures. Through Serious Impact it has helped over 700 impact entrepreneurs and ventures across a variety of sectors who are all creating positive impact. Allia Impact Finance enables impact ventures to access the finance they need to deliver greater social benefit.

Serious Impact

700 Ventures

We’ve helped over 700 impact ventures to start up and grow since 2014 through our Serious Impact programme. Creating new ventures, supporting new job creation and delivering impact.

The Blog

Work Happy

What you’ve been doing. What we’ve been thinking. Have a read of our latest blog posts.

Our Locations

4 Locations

We’re powering 100,000 sqft of inspiring workspace in Cambridge, East London, and Peterborough with ambitions to grow further. Watch this space.

£250m Investment

We’ve helped our ventures and organisations raise over a quarter of £1B in investment and debt finance to fund their growth and development plans through angel networks, VCs and our Impact Finance work.

Global Goals

We align our work with the UN Sustainable Development Goals – 17 objectives to tackle global issues like hunger, joblessness, climate change and food waste. We support those who are committed to addressing these challenges.

Work With Us


We love working collaboratively with partners across all our activities. and we love big challenges. If you share our enthusiasm then please get in touch.