Meet the team

Sian Ryan - Head of Service

Sian has overall responsibility for the Hertfordshire Growth Hub and the services that the Hub provides. She leads the adviser team in understanding businesses needs and challenges and providing the right expertise and support to address these. Sian is passionate about helping businesses to thrive and grow and the impact on the local economy that this brings.  

Ask Sian about:

·         How the Growth Hub can help you

·         Operational management & delivery

·         Building and developing teams

·         Planning for growth

·         Access to finance

·         Project management

·         Management and compliance of EU funds


Sian has many years’ experience of working with SMEs and over 10years leading on the delivery of business support services. She has played an integral role in the creation, launch and delivery of a range of services for the SME sector including the first national support service for social enterprises (Inspire2Enterprise) and Northamptonshire Growth Hub, one of the first Growth Hubs launched in the UK. As well as managing the operational delivery of the Hertfordshire Growth Hub, Sian also spends her time behind the scenes working with partners, developing services and securing funding for service continuity.