For an annual membership fee of £300+VAT, we offer all ethnic minority businesses access to a comprehensive suite of benefits to grow and develop their business.
MSDUK Certified EMB status gives your business access to contract opportunities offered by our corporate members committed to a diverse and inclusive supply chain
Have your business profile on MSDUK Connect, a database of certified EMBs accessible to over 1000 corporate buyers
Connect with over 2000 high-growth minority businesses and freelancers through our B2B marketplace
Get referred to contract opportunities shared by over 100 corporate members
Be included in targeted introductions to our corporate members through the MSDUK corporate facing relationships management team
Access our business directory to connect with other ethnic minority businesses from across the UK
Hear about market gaps and opportunities not being fulfilled from buyers
Attend our signature "Business Opportunity Days" to meet with our corporate members and fellow entrepreneurs
Access opportunities to present at "Supplier Spotlight Sessions"
Participate in pre-arranged 1-2-1 meetings with buyers
Attend corporate in-house 'meet the member' events (by invitation only)
Participate at our regional business networking events
Attend our annual conference and business show at discounted rates
Get your business recognised at the MSDUK Awards
Exhibit at the business show attended by a global audience
Get brand visibility by becoming a sponsor at these global events
Access MSDUK's global network across the world to expand your business outside of the UK
Exclusive invitations to attend MSDUK's international trade missions to the USA, Australia, South Africa, Europe and beyond
Access European business opportunities shared by our members
Enter the industry recognised MSDUK Innovation Challenge and get an opportunity to pitch your innovative ideas to industry leaders and investors
Opportunity to win the first prize of £20,000 and other mutiple benefits
Free access to procurement masterclasses, tendering workshops, and financial management sessions
Secure corporate scholarships to attend business leadership / scale-up programmes delivered by world class business schools
Be part of multiple corporate mentoring programmes
Get visibility in our industry network through articles in our monthly newsletter, case studies and video testimonials
MSDUK is the UK’s leading supplier diversity advocacy organisation that represents and certifies ethnic minority-owned businesses. Our mission is to help ethnic minority-owned businesses in the UK to sustain and grow by doing business with global corporations who are committed to a more diverse and inclusive supply chain.
MSDUK was founded in 2006 and since then we have pioneered the supplier diversity movement in the UK and Europe, we are excited to welcome new corporate members committed to running success supplier diversity programmes.
As a Certified EMB, you have great opportunity to connect with our growing community of ethnic minority businesses from all over the UK. Collective annual turnover of our ethnic minority business network is over £700m and we encourage you to connect with them, offer and do business with them. Let us work with each other to grow together!
Our events are the perfect opportunity to connect with others and open doors to opportunities, whether online or face-to-face, the MSDUK events are engaging, interactive and produced to a high standard. Join us to get access to the +50 events we exclusively host for our members.
MSDUK is committed to support sustainable growth of ethnic minority businesses. Our world class accelerator programme, executive leadership residential and corporate mentoring programme offers businesses opportunities to develop and grow.
“As EMBs, we are agile, innovative teams who are not tied down with bureacracy and legacy. Joining MSDUK and participating in events and meeting has opened doors for us with corporates.”Harj Gahley, Octavian
“For a small SME in Lancashire to provide PPE to IBM it’s a big achievement. I wouldn’t get these opportunities if I wasn’t part of MSDUK.”Azeem Khan, Managing Director, Gemini Group