Expert Connections

Expert Connections


Help for Suffolk's small businesses to profit from expertise & fresh insight


Menta and the Suffolk Institute of Directors (IoD) have formed a partnership to help Suffolk-based business owners as they strive for growth.


CalledExpert Connections, the partnership offers an informal matching service between senior IoD members who have volunteered their time and businesses that approach Menta, keen to access guidance for growth.


Alex Till from Menta, the Suffolk Enterprise Agency comments, "Menta as a not-for-profit organisation has been providing advice and guidance to small start-up and existing businesses for over thirty years.  We're extremely pleased to be partnering with Suffolk IOD to offer Suffolk businesses the opportunity to tap into the great wealth of knowledge accumulated by respected company directors.


 "It's a wonderful opportunity throughExpert Connectionsto share best practice to ensure Suffolk continues to be the county for expanding businesses."


Expert connectionsis for Suffolk based businesses, over three years old. The owners maybe in uncharted waters regarding strategic or management issues and would welcome the opportunity to speak with a 'critical friend' who can draw on personal experience or provide a different perspective. 


The support is offered on a purely informal basis, free of charge and Menta will act as the gateway for interested parties.


To find out more and to register an interest go to