Principal Partners


Ambassador Cruise Line is a brand-new cruise line and the first to be launched since 2010. Its purpose is to inspire and delight every guest to enjoy an authentic cruise experience effortlessly, and sustainably.
Ambassador sails for the British market from London Tilbury, Essex with a focus on premium-value. It is adult-focussed and age-inclusive but primarily aimed at the 50-plus market.
Ambassador will deliver distinguished cuisine, fascinating voyages on classic cruise ships, great entertainment, visiting treasured destinations with like-minded guests.
Ambassador’s fleet of ships include Ambience, carrying 1,400 guests and Ambition carrying 1,200 guests. Both of these smaller to mid-sized classic cruise ship offer a higher space to guest ratio, making cruising more relaxed and providing guests with reassurance.

Cloud won the Queens’ Award for Enterprise Innovation for our work in leading in the development of industry-changing facilities management technology.
We use intelligent systems and client apps, to ensure that engineers are on site quickly and able to fix the job first time. Our installed smart devices monitor energy consumption and asset performance that gives our clients powerful real-time insight into how their buildings are operating. Our teams work across Europe, helping to drive business performance at some of the world’s most successful brands, including KFC, Pizza Express, TUI, Grupo Suez, Wolseley, and many others.

D&B Scaffolding offer a complete scaffolding service for commercial, industrial, and domestic projects. It is a service that is competitively priced, fast, safe and reliable. D&B Scaffolding have divisions in in St Ives, Cambridgeshire and Chelmsford, Essex.


Whitehall Resources was founded with one goal – to be the biggest and best recruiter globally, in the markets we deliver to.
Since inception, we’ve defied the economic downturn and achieved double-digit growth, year on year. Today we’re not only a major niche SAP and Oracle recruiter with a multi-million-pound turnover, but we’re also one of the fastest-growing IT recruitment specialists with offices in the UK and Germany.
We succeed because we truly understand our market and are passionate about it. We put our clients and our candidates first, and our client retention remains at over 99%.
When it comes to SAP, Oracle and specialist IT recruitment, our team is driven by results. We deliver the best candidates, most suited to any given role – and we never put forward any person who can’t deliver. That means our clients trust us and return to us time and time again.

Woodland Group create opportunity and deliver sustainable supply chains through personalised logistics solutions worldwide. More than 600 expert team members in owned offices and warehouses across the globe are dedicated to providing innovative, bespoke logistics, e-commerce and supply chain management services, dedicated customs consultancy, and the very best in customer experience. We care. We connect. We deliver.


Official Partners


Allen Motor Group’s network of over 30 locations (including Allen Ford, Allen Kia & Essex Ford) stretches from Bath in the west, through the Midlands, to Kent and Essex. With Ford, Kia, Hyundai & Suzuki cars and Ford vans sold & serviced at our dealerships, we have motoring solutions for most drivers, including customers who have ever worked for Ford or who receive a mobility allowance.

DeVines offer high quality accounting, tax and business advice to businesses of all sizes with a friendly client focused approach.

The Essex and Southend Sports Trust (EASST) provides charitable grants in support of sport and in particular football and cricket. The geographical area in which it operates is strictly limited to the County of Essex (including the unitary authorities of Southend-on-sea and Thurrock and the London boroughs of Havering, Redbridge, Barking and Dagenham, Newham and Waltham Forest).


FanCraze is the world’s largest cricket NFT platform. Since launching in 2021, they have been on a mission to build the cricket metaverse by combining collectibles, gaming, utilities, and real-world experiences; creating a platform for fans to collect, use, play, and interact.

Felsted has an evitable reputation both locally and nationally for the high quality of its sporting teams and the dedication and expertise of the school’s coaching staff.

Greene King is a leading pub retailer and brewer founded in 1799. Greene King operates over 3,000 pubs, restaurants and hotels across Britain and brews some of the UK’s best-loved ales from its Bury St. Edmunds and Dunbar breweries, including Greene King IPA, Old Speckled Hen, Abbot Ale and Belhaven Best.


As a division of Higgins Group PLC, one of the largest family-owned construction companies in South East England, Higgins Homes has successfully designed, built and managed a wide portfolio of new build, estate regeneration and sensitively considered conversion projects across London and the Home Counties.

Industrial Chemicals Ltd was established in March 1976, in Essex County. Headquartered in Grays, they have nine operations throughout the UK and one in the USA. The company employ more than 500 people across its operations, they have a global client base, handling more than one million tonnes of specialist chemicals annually. Supplying an extensive product portfolio including both bulk and packed chemicals to a variety of industries, with many of their customers recognisable household names.

Connectivity through innovation. These words express the very essence of the Kenton Group. It is not just a slogan, it is our way of seeing the world and our history of innovation continues into the 21st Century. Our portfolio extends from simple connectivity products through to complex optical and fibre technologies and managed service delivery solutions for the telecoms market.


Masuri is dedicated to cricket…and to producing stronger, safer protection for players at every age, and at every level of the game. The Product Development Team at Masuri is engaged full-time in advancing the technology that builds better helmets, StemGuard neck protectors, gloves and pads.

MidexPRO is the cost effective, complete Private Practice Management software. Since 1994, MidexPRO has serviced the medical community with one of the UK’s leading PPM systems offering Users the latest integrations & features to improve clinical workflow & accessibility. Clients include BMI, Ramsey Health, Sulis and many more Clinicians & Hospitals across the UK. Visit for more details. Proud to be Official Partners of Essex Cricket Club.

Oaks Hospital (Colchester), Rivers Hospital (Sawbridgeworth) and Springfield Hospital (Chelmsford), offer rapid access to diagnosis and treatment for self-pay and insured patients. Ramsay Health Care hospitals have been providing first-class healthcare for over 30 years’. By opting for private healthcare at one of their sister hospitals, they can help patients get back to full mobility and pain-free without delay.


Taco Bell is an American-based chain of fast food restaurants originating in Irvine, California in 1962, by founder Glen Bell. Taco Bell first opened in Essex in 2010 at Lakeside Shopping Centre, followed by further stores in Basildon, Chelmsford & Colchester.

Scrutton Bland is a leading provider of financial services to both business and private clients. With offices in Essex, Suffolk and Norfolk, Scrutton Bland provide specialist tax, accountancy, insurance, employee benefits and independent financial planning advice to clients throughout the UK.

Tees is a Legal 500 top tier firm, providing expert legal services and independent financial advice all under one roof at Tees. All our people are highly knowledgeable in their fields and offer a friendly and efficient approach to arriving at the best possible outcome for your situation. Our specialist lawyers and financial advisers are based in Chelmsford, Brentwood, Bishop’s Stortford, Cambridge, Royston and Saffron Walden.


Tiptree is the home of the Wilkin family, who have farmed there for nearly 300 years. The very first Tiptree conserves were made in 1885 and, to this day, they specialise in fruit-growing on the Tiptree estates.

WOW HYDRATE is the latest innovation in fitness with protein and electrolyte waters and their patented push-technology delivering fresh, fast hydration. The ingredients are kept at their most powerful in their push-cap and do not degrade in the water over time which can occur in premixed drinks. You also get to see what exactly you are drinking! Find out more on and follow them on their socials @wowhydrate