About us

pro-manchester is  the largest business development organisation in Greater Manchester and the North West representing the financial and professional services and wider business community in and around Greater Manchester.

Boasting more than 280 corporate member firms and engaging with over four thousand individuals who embody the city’s network of expertise in the sector, pro-manchester is the natural gateway to the largest financial and professional regional service centre in the UK.


What do we do for our members?

Events:  As a member of pro-manchester, you can join over 10,000 delegates at around 130 business events a year.

These business events are organised by our team of events, business development and marketing professionals. And they are hosted right here in Greater Manchester.  Members can request Introductions at all of our events, ensuring you make a great business connection.

Business Development:  Raising the profile of your business is a key part of what we do. Whether through our social media channels, promotion to Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) through SME Club, or PR and Marketing on Newsbyte  … we’re here to help.

pro-manchester and our members proudly represent the Finance & Professional Sector and help our economy thrive and grow!


More about our business events

Our business events provide you with an excellent opportunity to network and knowledge share with your peers. You can attend many of them free with your membership. And you can speak at events yourself to establish your reputation as an expert in your field.

  • Regular Hot Topic breakfast seminars
  • Monthly business lunches
  • Key Events, featuring our Annual Dinner and The Made in Manchester Awards
  • An extensive conference programme covering business, social media and economics
  • Market-facing sector group programme engaging your business with key sectors
  • A range of business development products designed to share expertise and showcase talent


Interested in becoming a member?

For new membership enquiries, please contact our Membership and Engagement Manager, Katie Robson directly on katie.robson@pro-manchester.co.uk or 0161 817 3488

 click here to download our pack ‘Welcome to pro-manchester