Strategic Partners

Strategic Partners are actively involved in the Chambers’ work, participating in exclusive events, campaign activity, and helping to shape the Chamber's voice with industry specialism and thought leadership.

Our Strategic Partners:

  • Liverpool City Council

    Liverpool City Council is the governing body for the city of Liverpool in Merseyside, England. It consists of 90 councilors, three for each of the city's 30 wards. The council is currently led by Mayor Joe Anderson. It is a constituent council of Liverpool City Region Combined Authority.

  • Medicash

    Founded in 1871, Medicash was originally started through helping to finance local voluntary hospitals in the Victorian times and later evolved as the Penny in the Pound Fund. Medicash as we know it today is one of the UK's oldest and largest healthcare cash plan providers. And now our benefits allow over 200,000 policyholders across the UK to take a positive approach to health.

  • TransPennine Express

    TransPennine Express is a FirstGroup plc company and chances are, you've travelled with them already. The Group is the leading transport operator in the UK and North America with revenues of over £5 billion a year, employing approximately 115,000 staff and transporting 2.2 billion passengers a year.

  • Clarke Energy

    Clarke Energy is a multinational specialist in distributed power generation solutions. Our international headquarters are located in Knowsley, near Liverpool. Our capabilities range from the supply of a gas fuelled power generation engine, through to the turnkey installation of a multi-engine power plant.

  • Mersey Care

    Mersey Care provides adult specialist mental health, addiction, learning disability and community health services in North West England and beyond. Our vision is to become the leading organisation in the provision of these services. Quality, recovery and wellbeing are at the heart of everything that we do.

  • ACSL Solicitors

    At ACSL Solicitors our aim is to make legal services accessible to all. We are working to make all of our pricing transparent and listed in full on our website. This means that our clients know exactly what our service will entail, and also how much it will cost. All files are worked by a qualified solicitor who is available to be contacted by our clients should they have even the smallest of queries. This is important to us – being able to pick up the phone, or send an email, to your solicitor should be an important part of the legal process. ACSL Solicitors is a multi-practice law firm, offering services such as: conveyancing, commercial property, landlord and tenant disputes, commercial litigation, settlement agreement advice, divorce, wills and probate, and more. Wherever possible we will aim to work on a fixed fee basis. We’re passionate about being open and accessible – feel free to call us if you would like to speak with us.

  • Mediatelegal

    Mediatelegal is the only local mediation provider to be accredited by both the Civil Mediation Council and by the Ministry of Justice. Our panel of expert mediators have performed over 2000 mediations between them. Mediation is an alternative way of resolving disputes rather than taking them to court. In recent years the government has increased court fees by as much as 600% while closing large numbers of courts to save costs. The end result is that it is taking more than a year to run a dispute to court. Can your business afford to sustain a dispute for over a year? Would you want it to? Mediation has a national success rate of 89%. It is quicker, cheaper, more flexible and less likely to damage reputations than going to court would be. Mediatelegal is committed to growing the use of mediation locally. We have launched a number of bespoke mediation schemes with local organisations as we aim to make Merseyside stand out for resolving disputes differently.

  • Crowne Plaza Liverpool John Lennon Airport

    A Liverpool hotel full of art deco charm and character. As one of the premier luxury hotels in Liverpool, Crowne Plaza - John Lennon Airport is full of historic character and built within the original Grade 2 Listed Art Deco Liverpool airport terminal. We even have a number vintage aircraft stationed on the landing canopy. Our 4 star airport hotel is conveniently located just 7 miles from Liverpool city centre, 1 mile from Liverpool John Lennon Airport and Liverpool South Parkway rail station.

  • Boomerang Carnets

    Boomerang carnets® UK is a U.K. registered company headquartered at 52 - 56 Leadenhall Street, London,EC3A 2EB UK and has its National ATA Carnet Service Center in Liverpool at 1 Old Hall Street. It is at Leadenhall Street that boomerang carnets® UK was established in 2014 to partner with the Liverpool Chamber of Commerce to provide ATA Carnets to U.K. exporters.

  • Liverpool John Moores University

    Liverpool John Moores University is one of the largest, most dynamic and forward-thinking universities in the UK with 25,000 students from over 100 countries. They are an ambitious and forward thinking institution that challenges convention and believes passionately in the concept of ‘One University’ – a community working together to achieve common student-centered objectives within a clear strategy.

  • AFEX

    AFEX is a trusted global payment and risk management solutions specialist with a heritage that dates back to 1979. We offer a comprehensive range of global payment and foreign exchange services, including Foreign Currency Drafts, Wire Transfers, risk management tools and designated Account Executives. We can handle every aspect of a client’s foreign payment needs, from risk consultation to transaction execution.

  • Mashbo

    We are a software development consultancy. We use automation to create digital solutions that transform organisations. Our software streamlines and automates processes to improve efficiency, capability, profitability and productivity. We build things people use.

  • Face for Business

    Face for Business answers calls on behalf of hundreds of UK businesses when they are unable to. We employ brilliant PAs who make it their business to get to know the business of their clients, upholding our mission statement "To become the UK’s best PA/Receptionist provider, by going the extra mile for our customers and delivering outstanding quality, service and value.” Our telephone answering service works for all types and all sizes of businesses, whether they be sole traders or large corporate companies. The smaller business owner uses our service as an extension of their own, whilst the larger business outsources their calls to us when their own receptionists are engaged or on annual leave. We know that putting your calls in the safe hands of someone else can be daunting, so we record all calls (for free) for quality assurance purposes. Our clients can listen in to their PA representing their business and can give feedback, too. The benefits of using our service include, no more missed calls or new business enquiries, more time to focus on your job with less interruptions and you’ll feel safe in the knowledge that your business reputation and customer service objectives are upheld. Our service works via a simple to set up divert function that our customers use alongside their telephone provider. When they are out of the office, in a meeting or engaged on a phone call, their calls are diverted to us and we answer in their company name. We use bespoke software and technology and answer calls just as if we work in the same office as our customers. We have call handling instructions to hand, predetermined by the customer, which is agreed during their 7-day free trial. Want to find out more? Call Helen or Susan on 01704 898400. We look forward to answering your call!

  • The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity

    The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity is the only dedicated charity for patients and research at The Clatterbridge Cancer Centre.

  • ArchiPhonic

    Delivering positive change through architectural design When it comes to working with contractors, developers and property professionals, ArchiPhonic understands the challenges they face. We believe in delivering positive change and long-term functionality through architectural design. Managing restrictive budgets, complex sites, constrained environments and high client expectations is what we do best. We know the best solutions don’t always come easily and we take on that challenge, so that our clients don’t have to. As professional problem solvers, we work with our clients to make sure the designs we create are buildable, sustainable and profitable, satisfying both their business requirements and the needs of their own clients. For more information visit

  • A J Barnes Financial Planning Ltd

    At A J Barnes Financial Planning Ltd we provide bespoke financial advice in a personal and professional manner on a range of issues – Retirement planning, Mortgages, Inheritance tax, protection advice, company benefits schemes and Investment planning. We are committed to building long term relationships to understand and help to deliver all of your financial goals with a great attention to detail. We work with both individuals and corporate clients, and are particular specialists in providing advice for business owners and their staff. We also specialise in advising members of the teaching profession.

  • CGI UK

    CGI is a global business with 77,500 professionals in hundreds of locations across the Americas, Asia-Pacific and Europe who provide end-to-end IT and business process services that facilitate the ongoing evolution of our clients’ businesses. Our aspiration is very simple: to be the best at what we do and help our clients to succeed.

  • Begbies Traynor

    Begbies Traynor is the UK’s leading Corporate Rescue and Recovery practice. We are licensed insolvency practitioners and business rescue experts, specialising in turning around the fortunes of companies in financial distress. We have considerable expertise working with businesses of all sizes, in a variety of sectors, and can demonstrate an impressive track record in reviewing and restructuring businesses. Contact or for more information or call our Free Merseyside Directors Advice line on 0800 056 1059

  • Liverpool Hope University

    With a history extending more than 170 years, Liverpool Hope has developed a strong tradition of scholarship and research in key disciplines. Liverpool Hope has two main teaching campuses. Hope Park is situated in a leafy suburb of Liverpool and is a mini educational village. The Creative Campus in Liverpool city centre is the home to our creative and performing arts subjects. Both campuses have seen major investment in recent years, so traditional architecture now sits beside contemporary buildings and facilities. The University places great emphasis on the bringing together of research excellence and top-quality teaching. This is facilitated by a community of academics and scholars who are of the highest calibre. This research-informed teaching enables our students to develop into rounded and employable graduates who can take their place confidently as global citizens in the 21st century.

  • Coeus Insurance

    Coeus Insurance Management are a proactive practitioner based Insurance Broker, Claims Management Adviser and Risk Management Adviser. We provide our clients with bespoke, cost-effective, risk solutions through our trading divisions of commercial insurance, corporate insurance, and private clients.

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