Underpinning all of SFEDI’s work is its support and collaboration with organisations on the Advisory Council. Organisations represented on the Council include:

British Bankers Association

Institute of Financial Accountants

Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship

International Association of Bookkeepers

Confederation of British Industry (CBI)

LANTRA

Federation of Small Businesses

Lloyds Banking Group

Convention for Scottish Local Authorities

National Enterprise Network

Department of Business Innovation and Skills

National Black Women’s Network

Enterprise Educators UK

Prime CYMRU

Enterprise Rockers

SFEDI Solutions

ICAEW

Skills CFA

Young Enterprise

University of Wales

Trinity St.Davids


SFEDI and IOEE’s Advisory Council aims are:

  • Informing and upholding the standards for enterprise and enterprise support skills policy and practice
  • Exchanging best practice in enterprise and enterprise support skills and know how
  • Promoting awareness of the benefits of, and access to, enterprise and enterprise support learning and skills
  • Acting as a central policy advisory group on all things relating to enterprise and enterprise support learning and skills