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Premier – High Growth Incubation Centre (HGIC)


Dedicated to enabling and accelerating the success of start up business with high growth potential; the Venture Wales HGIC is a hub of entrepreneurial activity.

By providing entrepreneurs with an array of targeted resources and services, our HGIC provides the optimum environment for entrepreneurs with high growth aspirations, coupled with the right business ideas, to turn those aspirations into reality.

Our mission is to produce successful, growing firms that will leave the program financially viable and freestanding.


Venture Wales HGIC facility is an entrepreneurial ecosystem from the ground up.

Designed to foster a feeling of creativity and collaboration amongst supported entrepreneurs, the HGIC is much more than a collection of offices. From its modern architectural styling encompassing computer flooring to the extensive common areas enabling informal interaction between entrepreneurs, from its BREEAM environmental accreditation to the total disabled access within the facility it is an environment that nourishes both people and businesses.


The HGIC is immediately adjacent to the A470 dual carriageway and lies equidistant between access to the A465, some 10 miles north at Merthyr Tydfil and J32 of the M4, also 10 miles to the South at Cardiff North.

The HGIC is easily accessible by either private car or public transport. Abercynon railway station is approximately 10 minutes walk away and there runs a half hourly service from Cardiff. A regular public bus service route also runs in close proximity to the Centre.

Facilities available include:

  • Shared print/copy/fax workroom.
  • Shared kitchen and meeting rooms.
  • Large conference/event spaces with high-quality audio/video equipment
  • Smaller conference rooms and creative spaces.
  • Business support services and resources tailored to young firms