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Our supporters

MENTA gives huge thanks to key partners and sponsors of our work across Norfolk and Suffolk, MENTA patrons enables us to waive or reduce costs from our products, and for our support to be available to as many in the SME community as is possible.  

Our patrons provide direct financial support, allowing us to subsidize our services, while our sponsors provide further support to our popular training and advice service. Our patrons also give their time to clients of MENTA with experts advice, guidance and 1-to-1 support without charge. To arrange a free advice session with one of our patrons, please email

Jacobs Allen

Jacobs Allen Chartered Accountants are the a team of processionals that often are called upon to train others in their profession. With bases in both Haverhill and Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. they serve clients worldwide. Meet the team with in depth knowledge and experience supporting business and the SME community.

Jacobs Allen Chartered Accountants are expert accountants, business strategists, tax specialists and auditors. The team at Jacobs Allen have worked across a broad range of business sectors, supporting business owners at every stage of their development to grow, prosper and consolidate. In fact, the team at Jacobs Allen are immensely proud that other accountants in Suffolk and UK-wide consult our tax saving experts for advice.


Atkins Dellow

Atkins Dellow are known for excellent legal services delivering effective solutions with a minimum of delay and expense. Clear and concise advice provided to you in plain English.

Starting and running a business? Atkins Dellow help you achieve your aims, taking a direct and considered approach to the legal issues at hand. They’ll cut through the jargon, concentrate on relevant issues and use their expertise to achieve the best possible outcome.

Their reputation and business are built on the personal recommendations of their clients and professionals alike, and their dedicated Client Care team will ensure you’re entirely happy with the delivery of service.

As founder sponsor of the MENTA Business Show and Patron, Atkins Dellow long-term supporters of MENTA. They share MENTA’s ethos in helping new and growing business to expand and succeed.



Fleximize is a multi-award-winning digital business lender dedicated to supporting UK SMEs with their growth plans. With its headquarters in Ipswich, Fleximize has lent over £150 million to thousands of businesses since its launch in 2014, many of which are based in East Anglia.

The business prides itself on the flexibility of its products and its customer-focused approach to lending; all loans come with top-ups, repayment holidays, and no early settlement fees as standard.

Fleximize also serves the local business community through a range of initiatives and partnerships, such as its Member Marketplace, in order to provide Suffolk-based business owners with the wider support they need to grow and thrive.


EDF energy

Britain’s biggest generator of zero carbon electricity EDF are also at the very heart of the wider business community, their work across the UK, has them supporting and working with partners in  SME communities.

Throughout 2021, the team from edf will be supporting the SME community through MENTA lead events across Suffolk and Norfolk.



HS Direct

Founded in March 2004, HS Direct Ltd has grown from a small start-up organisation with just a handful of clients to providing health and safety assistance to over 10,000 customers annually.

Now, with a large team of highly committed staff, HS Direct provide assurance to clients that they are selecting a stable company to assist with their health and safety regulations. Their experience in the health and safety field has allowed them to create easy-to-use documents and software to cater to a company’s needs.


Become a MENTA patron or sponsor

As a MENTA patron or sponsor, you have the opportunity to reach thousands of growing businesses across East Anglia.

You will be featured in direct mail to our database as well as at events and our online and face-to-face training sessions. We also host regular invite-only networking events that offer further contact with clients from the wider business community.

To discover how you and your business could work with us, email Alex Till, MENTA CEO:

As a patron or sponsor, your valuable support will be recognized with a range of benefits, including:

  • Promotion at 1-2-1 business advice sessions
  • Featured on MENTA’s website, social media platforms and press content
  • Featured on MENTA's printed literature
  • Speaker slots at MENTA’s networking events
  • Invitations to attend partner networking events
  • Opportunity to deliver bespoke masterclasses on behalf of MENTA
  • Sponsorship of business skills seminars organised and delivered by MENTA
  • Promotion and brand awareness to MENTA business tenants
  • Five free places for you and your staff at MENTA’s training sessions and masterclasses per year
  • A free MENTA Business Show stand in a prominent position
  • A framed MENTA Patron certificate for display at your premises
  • Invitations to the MENTA patrons’ networking event
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