Welcome to Launchpad
We are a brand-new home for innovative businesses and start-ups in and around Southend-On-Sea.
Located on the new Airport Business Park right by London Southend Airport, we provide purpose-built workspace including offices, workshops, coworking, and a range of meeting and conference spaces. We also host a busy programme of workshops and networking events to provide unique business support and inspiration for your growing business.
An innovative building for innovative people
Located near London Southend Airport, our iconic building is designed for the highest level of sustainability.
Workspace in the heart of Southend
Within close proximity to London Southend Airport, Launchpad is also a stone’s throw from Rochford Train Station giving businesses direct links to London and the connectivity they need to thrive.
- 5 minutes to London Southend Airport
- 5 minutes to Rochford Train Station
- 50 minutes to London by Rail
- 1 hour 20 mins to London by Road
- Easy access from the M25
Benefit from close ties with the Southend-on-Sea City Council, Rochford District Council, and the University of Essex.
Space to Grow
Start an exciting journey that will push boundaries, disrupt your sector, and provide your business with the runway it needs. Discover workspace like no other at Launchpad.
Meet our team
Commercial Leader with over 15 years’ experience in financial and profit driven hospitality and event industries.
Georgina will lead an experienced and supportive team at Launchpad and looks forward to seeing the centre full of innovative business. In her spare time Georgina enjoys mixing up a cocktail or two or jumping in the car for an impulsive road trip to anywhere.
With a background in operations and facilities management, Lucy brings practical knowledge and experience to Launchpad.
Jacqui has spent the last 7 years working with businesses of all sizes and at different stages of their journey.
She is passionate about making a difference using her knowledge and experience of the business support landscape and by building long lasting relationships with those she works with. In her spare time Jacqui loves a boogey and having fun with family and friends.