Focus secured £2.5 million of ERDF for the national award winning Leicester Creative Business Depot, a key project for the St George’s regeneration area of Leicester. The Depot is a sophisticated, high quality, creative industries focused business and innovation centre offering specialist incubation and small business development workspace in the Leicester Cultural Quarter.
As project managers Focus led the delivery team in creating 53 workspaces, together with support facilities, conferencing, hot-desk area, meeting rooms and a vibrant café and bar.
Depot was delivered on time and within budget, and was the first project of the emerging Cultural Quarter.
Client: Leicester City Council
Role: Project Manager, Business Planning, Funding Advice and Options Appraisal works.
Value: £4.75 Million