Performance and impact

Our support helps businesses create jobs, be more innovative and increase their contribution to the regional economy.


We've been providing finance to growing businesses since 2010.


Direct investment into businesses


Private sector co-investment


Invested in total into the economy

(Figures as of 31 March 2023)


Jobs created or safeguarded

Since 2010 we have created or safeguarded thousands of jobs.


Jobs created


Jobs safeguarded


Total jobs safeguarded or created

(Figures as of 31 March 2023)


FW Capital F/Y ended 31 March 2023

  • £38m million direct investment

  • £51.4m million private sector co-investment

  • £89.4 million growth capital injected into the  economy

  • 86 investments made

  • 1,238 jobs created or safeguarded

(Figures as of 31 March 2023)


DBW Group annual reports

FW Capital is part of the DBW Group. Read our Annual Reports and Financial Statements which provide audited financial statements for the DBW Group as well as additional information about our objectives, how we operate and our achievements.

Annual Report 2022/23

Annual Report 2021/22


People Strategy

FW Capital People Strategy



We strongly believe in investing responsibly and ethically, and as such we are a proud signatory of the Principles of Responsible Investment.

PRI logo