Partners | CommonwealthFirst | World Champion in SME Support


Our Partners

CommonwealthFirst is a major new initiative to help SMEs trade and invest across the Commonwealth. The programme is developed by a partnership between the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council and Royal Mail with the support from i-genius as implementation partner.

CommonwealthFirst is keen to partner with a wide range of organisations and companies to communicate and deliver this world-class programme. To support this initiative with brand association or to provide practical support to enhance its delivery, please contact:


The Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council facilitates trade and investment throughout the 52 states of the Commonwealth and supports private sector companies and governments to promote economic activity. We work with member companies to expand their businesses and to help with new investments in any Commonwealth country.

Royal Mail is the UK’s most trusted letters and parcels delivery company who connect companies, customers and communities across the UK, delivering a ‘one-price-goes-anywhere’ universal postal service to over 29 million addresses. As a FTSE 100 organisation we are focused on being recognised as the best delivery company in the UK and across Europe.

Implementation Partner

i-genius is the world’s largest international community of social entrepreneurs. With a network spanning almost every country in the world, i-genius promotes the development of social entrepreneurship, social businesses and the wider social economy. It has developed projects in around 40 countries including the European Union’s Web-COSI. i-genius is also co-founder of the Global Centre for Healthy Workplaces which includes its annual Global Healthy Workplace Awards and Summit.