Business Associations & Networking

Financial Services Authority
Independent non-governmental body that is the financial regulator for the UK, providing information for firms, consumers and others about objectives, plans, policies and rules. 25 The North Colonnade, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5HS.
Business Centre Association
Provides support and guidance to the business centre and workspace industry and sets industry standards. Kinetic Centre, Theobald Street, Borehamwood, Herts, WD6 4PJ.
National Union of Teachers
Organises teachers in England, Wales, the Isle of Man, Guernsey and Jersey. Playing a leading role in influencing education and employment policies at national and local levels. Hamilton House, Mabledon Place, London, WC1H 9BD.
London Capital Club
An exclusive private club catering to the business professional. providing a venue for business meetings, presentations, product launches, social functions and dining. 15 Abchurch Lane, London, EC4N 7BW.
Trade Association Forum
Helps buyers, government departments, researchers and the public get information about UK trade associations and business sectors. Centre Point, 103 New Oxford Street, London, WC1A 1DU.
AIMS Accountants for Business
Provides business accountants for businesses. 3 Park Road, Westminster, NW1 6AS.
NW London Business Network
Network, create leads and implement tips for business. 14 Chamberlain Ln, Pinner, Middlesex, HA5 2PH.
Provides loans to charities and social enterprises. 1-5 Wandsworth Road, Lambeth, SW8 2LN.
London Business Network
Provides a platform for businesses to evaluate and engage with opportunities arising from the investments being made for the London 2012 Games. 3 Whitcomb Street, London, WC2H 7HA.
The UK Business Angels Association
Provides sources of finance for businesses. Chancery House, 53-64 Chancery Lane, City of London, WC2A 1QS
One Alfred Place
A private members club in the West End designed for business people. Facilities include Workstations and Boardrooms, restaurant and bar, print and presentation facilities. 1 Alfred Place, London, WC1E 7EB.
National Savings and Investments
A savings organisation backed by the HM Treasury. Offers premium bonds, direct saver, children’s bonus bonds and other savings and investments to suit each client.
UK Public Health Association
An independent voluntary organisation, who promote the development of healthy public policy at all levels of government and across all sectors and provide information and support. 94 White Lion Street, London, N1 9PF.
Carlton Club
A private club that supports the Conservative Party Members can avail of the exclusive venue for lunches, dinners, receptions, meetings and conferences. 69 St Jamess Street, London, SW1A 1PJ.
The UK trade union for professional performers and creative practitioners, working across all areas of the entertainment industry. Guild House, Upper St Martins Lane, London, WC2H 9EG.
Gold Table
Networking services for business. Opening Timing: Wednesday 07:00-08:30. Enfield Golf Club, Old Park Rd South, Enfield, EN2 7DA.
London Business Forum
Business event organisers who arrange events featuring high profile speakers on a range of business subjects. At a range of venues in central London. Offices at 1 Bartholomew Place, London EC1A 7HH.
The Business Network
Monthly business networking events for business decision makers at a variety of locations in central London.
Soho House
A private members’ club for those in film, media and creative industries. The club is home to a restaurant, three dining rooms, Circle and Club Bars and the House Kitchen. Soho House, 40 Greek Street, London, W1D 4EB.
The Russo-British Chamber of Commerce
Promotes, facilitates and supports business between Russia and the UK. 11 Belgrave Road, Westminster, SW1V 1RB.
Pro-Net Internet Services Ltd
Provides internet services to businesses. LifeLine House, 80 Clifton Street, Hackney, EC2A 4HB.
London Business Interruption Association
Provides advancement and dissemination of knowledge relating to business Interruption insurance. 10 Lime Street, City of London, EC3M 7AA.
R K Harrison Group Limited
Bespoke solutions to businesses, insurance brokers, trade associations and private individuals. One Whittington Avenue, City of London, EC3V 1LE.
The Association of Business Executives
Professional membership body and examination board that develops business and management qualifications at certificate, diploma, advanced diploma and postgraduate diploma level. 5th Floor, CI Tower, St. Georges Square, New Malden, Surrey, KT3 4TE.
The Institute of Directors
Europes largest membership organisation for business leaders. Represents senior level professionals providing advice and networking opportunities. New Broad Street House, 35 New Broad Street, London. EC2M 1NH.
The Caledonian Club
Members enjoy a busy calendar of events that includes golfing, racing, shooting & fishing, bridge, snooker, and music, and regular luncheons are held with world-class guest speakers. 9 Halkin Street, Belgravia, London, SW1X 7DR.
National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers
Representing members in almost every sector of the transport industry, from mainline and underground rail to shipping and offshore, buses and road-freight. Unity House, 39 Chalton Street, London, NW1 1JD.
The Oyster Club
Networking organisation with three different types of meetings catering for a range of networking needs.
Home House
A private members club that brings together people from all cultures. Members come to the House to meet friends, do business and relax. 20 Portman Square, London, W1H 6LW.
DGT Technology Ltd.
Offers network design and installation, servers, PCs, cloud systems, databases, web sites, business phone systems and broadband. 174 Victoria Park Road, Hackney, E9 7HD.
Business Networks International London Kensington
Holds networking breakfasts from 07:00-08.30 every Wednesday at Cafe Rouge, 2 Lancer Square, Kensington, London, W8 4EH.
An independent trade union for the transport and travel trade industries. Walkden House, 10 Melton Street, London, NW1 2EJ.
ITM Limited
Specialized in provider of data, administration consulting and IT support services. Minster House, 42 Mincing Lane, City of London, EC3R 7AE.
The British Retail Consortium
Trade association representing retailers, it campaigns and influences government and acts as a provider of retail information. 21 Dartmouth Street, Westminster, London, SW1H 9BP.
The Commonwealth Club
A private members club and home to the Royal Commonwealth Society, an education charity working to promote international understanding. 25 Northumberland Avenue, London, WC2N 5AP.
Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
Global body for professional accountants offering business-relevant, first-choice qualifications to those seeking a career in accountancy, finance and management. 29 Lincolns Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3EE.
Chartered Institute of Public Relations
The professional body for the UK public relations industry, providing public relations training and events, public relations news and research. 52-53 Russell Square, London, WC1B 4HP.
Ghanaian Londoners
Supports diaspora entrepreneurship, networking, women empowerment and youth development. 16 Pickering Road, Barking, IG11 8PG.
Adam Street
A private members club made for work designed to help the entrepreneur or freelancer. Facilities include a bar, restaurant, library, meeting rooms and a dance floor. 9 Adam Street, The Strand, Charing Cross, London, WC2N 6AA.
East Greenwich Business Association
Range of business supports. 164 Trafalgar Road, Greenwich, SE10 9TZ.
Federation of Small Businesses
Non-profit making pressure group promoting and protecting the interests of the self-employed and owners of small firms. Sir Frank Whittle Way, Blackpool Business Park, Blackpool, FY4 2FE.
BRM Accountants
Accounting, taxation, company secretarial, business support and auditing services. 297A Hertford Road, Edmonton, Enfield, N9 7ET.
Huggins and Lewis Foskett
Provides legal services for businesses. 5/6 The Shrubberies, George Lane, South Woodford, Redbridge, E18 1BG.
Your London Business
Online business network for businesses and entrepreneurs in the London area. Contains blogs, forum, special offers for members.
The communications regulator. Regulates the TV and radio sectors, fixed line telecoms and mobiles, plus the airwaves over which wireless devices operate. Riverside House, 2a Southwark Bridge Road, London, SE1 9HA.
Ultimate Matchmaking Service
Matchmaking service, with experience in matching members with partners from an international membership comprising of men and women. 12 Hans Road,London SW3 1RT.
The Association of Photographers
Represent professional photographers, agents, assistants and students as well as affiliated colleges and affiliated companies. 81 Leonard Street, London, EC2A 4QS.
The Association of American Correspondents in London
An independent, not-for-profit organization whose members represent North American media organizations with staff based in London. PO Box 645, Pinner, London, HA5 9JJ.
The Agents Association
Business activities including rock music industry, television, film, radio, recording, musicals, cabaret, clubs, cruising and corporate and outdoor events. 54 Keyes House, Westminster, SW1V 3NA.
Britain and Europes biggest public sector union, representing people working in the public services, for private contractors providing public services and in the essential utilities. UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AY.
UK Trade & Investment
Works with UK-based businesses operating in international markets, and encourage overseas companies to look to the UK as their global partner of choice. 1 Victoria Street, London, SW1H 0ET.
Eastern Africa Association
Facilitates participation in the economic development of Eastern Africa and the Indian Ocean region by overseas firms, companies and individuals. Equity House, 4-6 Market Street, Old Harlow, Essex, CM17 0AH.
London Irish Business Society
Provides a platform for Irish business professionals to discuss Irish issues in a global context and to generate long lasting partnerships and create new opportunities through the ideas shared.
The Association of Business Schools
The representative body and authoritative voice for all the leading business schools of UK universities, higher education institutions and independent management colleges. 137 Euston Road, London, NW1 2AA.
The Royal Automobile Club
A private members club offering of luxury and tradition. Members enjoy unlimited access to two clubhouses, a range of accommodation, dining and sporting facilities. 89 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5HS.
Britains biggest union with 1.5 million members, working to address the challenges facing working people in the 21st century and campaigning on behalf of employees in the workplace. 128 Theobalds Road, Holborn, London, WC1X 8TN.
The Institute of Practitioners in Advertising
The trade and professional body for advertising, media and marketing communications agencies. 44 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X 8QS.
British Medical Association
Independent trade union and professional association for doctors and medical students. BMA House, Tavistock Square, Bloomsbury, London, WC1H 9JP.
National Union of Journalists
An active, campaigning organisation seeking to improve the pay and conditions of members and working to protect and promote media freedom, professionalism and ethical standards. Headland House, 308-312 Grays Inn Road, London, WC1X 8DP.
Association of British Healthcare Industries
The industry association for the medical technology sector. It promotes the adoption of medical technologies to ensure optimum patient outcomes throughout the UK and in key global markets. 111 Westminster Bridge Road, London, SE1 7HR.
National Association of Head Teachers
An independent trade union and professional association representing members who hold leadership positions in the education sector. 1 Heath Square, Boltro Road, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH16 1BL.
British Insurance Brokers Association
Represents the interests of insurance brokers, intermediaries and their customers. Advising members, the regulators, consumer bodies and other stakeholders on key insurance issues. 8th Floor, John Stow House, 18 Bevis Marks, London, EC3A 7JB.
The Country Land and Business Association
The membership organisation for owners of land, property and businesses in rural England and Wales.16 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X 8PQ.
JJ Network Services Limited
Offers business services for small businesses. Opening Timing: Monday to Friday 09:00-17:30. Meridian House, Station Road, Chingford, Waltham Forest, E4 7BA.
East London Business Alliance
Promotes business activities. City Reach, 5 Greenwich View Place, Tower Hamlets, E14 9NN.
A secure private cloud online file sharing and document management software as a service (SaaS) solution, designed for all kinds of businesses. Address : Devonshire House, 582 Honeypot Lane, Stanmore, HA7 1JS
The Chartered Insurance Institute
Professional organisation for those working in the insurance and financial services industry, promoting higher standards of competence and integrity through the provision of relevant qualifications. 42-48 High Road, South Woodford, London, E18 2JP.
Drinks and Links
Organises free and regular networking events across London.
Public and Commercial Services Union
Organised throughout the civil service and government agencies, and in the private sector. 160 Falcon Road, London, SW11 2LN.
D&L Accountancy And Business Services Ltd.
Wide range of accountancy services. East London Business Centre, 80-86 St. Mary Road, Waltham Forest, E17 9RE.
HHB Communications Ltd
Broadcasters, recording studios, post facilities and systems. 73-75 Scrubs Lane, Hammersmith & Fulham, NW10 6QU.
Beale and Company Solicitors LLP
Specialized in construction, engineering and infrastructure, insurance, professions and technology. Garrick House, 27-32 King Street, Covent Garden, WC2E 8JB.
Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
An independent organisation that sets and regulates the standard of competence and integrity among members; providing advice on issues for business, society and governments. Parliament Square, London, SW1P 3AD
The Royal Automobile Club
A private members club offering of luxury and tradition. Members enjoy unlimited access to two clubhouses, a range of accommodation, dining and sporting facilities. Woodcote Park, Wilmerhatch Lane, Epsom, Surrey, KT18 7EW.
Irish International Business Network
Facilitates communication between first, second and third generation Irish individuals, exploiting new business relationships and opportunities. 2nd Floor, 15 Greycoat Place, London. SW1P 1SB.
Business Networks International Hampstead and Highgate
Holds regular meetings for sharing contacts, providing leads and giving referrals for other local businesses and services.
GAMBICA Association Ltd
Instrumentation, control, automation and laboratory technology services. Technology Broadwall House, 21 Broadwall, Southwark, SE1 9PL.
National Landlords Association
Landlord association that speaks up for landlords and tenants and lobbies the government on behalf of its members. 22-26 Albert Embankment, Lambeth, London, SE1 7TJ.
The Institute of Directors
Europes largest membership organisation for business leaders. Represents senior level professionals providing advice and networking opportunities. 116 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5ED.
Australian Business
A membership-based organisation, bringing together professionals and companies with Australian and New Zealand interests through business opportunities and events. Australia Centre, Strand, London, WC2B 4LG.
The Groucho Club
A media-based private members club open to men and women. 45 Dean Street, London, W1D 4QB.
Speed Networking
Runs business networking events across the UK.
Provides business and professional activities of British-Iranian community. C/o 36 Cottesmore Court, Stanford Road, Kensington and Chelsea, W8 5QN.
St Stephen’s Club
A private club which acts as a social hub and a cosy retreat in the heart of Westminster, treating all guests with discretion, warmth and efficiency. Members span all ages and walks of life. 34 Queen Annes Gate, London, SW1H 9AB.
Primenet Ltd
IT solutions, software and hardware for businesses. Systems House, 23/29 Daws Lane, Mill Hill, Barnet, NW7 4SD.
Parler Party
Interlingual social events, building a Franco-Anglo network facilitating language exchange between people wanting to improve their spoken French/English. Balfour House, 741 High Road, London N12 0BP.
British-American Business Council, London chapter
The BABC has 2,500 member companies in North America and the UK. BABC members receive networking benefits, targeted business services, corporate speaking events and marketing resources. A fee is required for membership.
Business of Culture Ltd.
Business and cultural planning, development, marketing, research and evaluation services. 6 Paddington Street, Westminster, W1U 5QG.
The Travellers Club
A private club that provides a meeting place for gentlemen who have travelled abroad, their foreign visitors and diplomats. 106 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5EP.
Shirley Computer Services Ltd
Provides IT solutions for business. 25 Spring Lane, Woodside, Croydon, SE25 4SP.
Association of Teachers and Lecturers
The education union influences education policy across the UK through interaction with the government and employers, impacting on pay, conditions and career development. 7 Northumberland Street, London, WC2N 5RD.
Provides business services and resources. 10 St Bride Street, City of London, EC4A 4AD.
London Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Not-for-profit organisation that supports London businesses and provides networking opportunities for its members and stakeholders. 33 Queen Street, Mansion House, London, EC4R 1AP.
The Middle East Association
An independent non-profit making organisation promoting trade and relations with the Middle East and North Africa. Bury House, 33 Bury Street, London, SW1Y 6AX.
The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry
Represents research-based biopharmaceutical companies. Working on policy development and decision-making to ensure that patients benefit from the latest and most advanced medicines. 7th floor, Southside, 105 Victoria Street, London, SW1E 6QT.
International Bar Association
Supports law and administration of justice. 10 St Bride Street, City of London, EC4A 4AD.
Business services and association for the Caribbean business community in London.
Advertising Association
Protecting and promoting the role, rights and responsibilities of advertising. Artillery House, 11-19 Artillery Row, Westminster, SW1P 1RT.
China-Britain Business Council
Helps British companies grow and develop in China. 1 Warwick Row, Victoria, London, SW1E 5ER.
SAIS Global Management Consultants Ltd
Provides cost-effective solutions to businesses. 14 Dickens Street, Lambeth, SW8 3ES.
Business Networks International West Hampstead
Word of mouth marketing in north and central London. Holds weekly meetings.
The Chartered Institute of Marketing
The international body for marketing and business development. Provides marketing qualifications, resources and training. Moor Hall, Cookham, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 9QH.
An independent trade union for those working in broadcasting, film, theatre, entertainment, leisure, interactive media and allied areas. 373-377 Clapham Road, London, SW9 9BT.
Business Junction
Independent business network hosting regular networking lunches all over London. 18 Rivington Street, London, EC2A 3DU.
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development
Human resources and development professional body, supporting and developing those responsible for the management and development of people within organisations. 151 The Broadway, London, SW19 1JQ.
The Business Boys Club
Networking club for businessmen who like mixing corporate networking with having fun. Seminars, conferences and days out.
Affiliated with 58 unions, representing 6.2 million working people from all walks of life. Campaigning for a fair deal at work and for social justice at home and abroad. Congress House, Great Russell Street, London, WC1B 3LS.
South African Business Club
The SA Business Club provides a meeting point and networking framework to develop social and business relationships in South Africa and the UK. The club regularly hosts South African speakers on various topics.
The British Association of Social Workers
Professional association for social work in the UK, promotes social work services for all people who may need them, while also securing the well being of social workers. 16 Kent Street, Birmingham, B5 6RD.
Institute of Economic Affairs
Free-market think-tank, producing reports, books and papers on all areas of economic policy, as well as a termly journal, Economic Affairs. 2 Lord North Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3LB.
Design Business Association
Trade association for the UK design industry, helps design consultancies become more professional and profitable through membership services, training courses and events. 35-39 Old Street, Finsbury, London, EC1V 9HX.
Laggud Sports
Arranges golf and business networking events it members at golf resorts in the UK, India and America. 9 Beaufort House , 2a Lower Downs Road , Wimbledon, London SW20 8BQ.
UK Business Angels Association
Promotes and supports early stage business investment in the UK. 100 Pall Mall, Westminster, London, SW1Y 5NQ.