About The Employee Ownership Association

Employee owned businesses are totally or significantly owned by their employees. The economic contribution of employee ownership in the UK is significant and is growing.

How to Become Employee Owned

The Employee Ownership Association can provide guidance, advice and support to those considering the transition to employee ownership.


The membership levels of the Employee Ownership Association are growing rapidly. Our members represent a diverse range or sectors that contribute £30bn UK GDP annually.

Featured News

19 Dec

Mould in Our Hands

In 2014 businesses owned by their employees played a leading role ... more

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Save The Date

Save The Date

July 3rd, 2015

Upcoming Events

  1. Inspire EO

    February 5, 2015
  2. Robert Oakeshott Lecture

    March 20, 2015
  3. Summer Dinner

    June 11, 2015
  4. EO Day 2015

    July 3, 2015

EO Fact


Economic Value

The Employee Owned Sector Contributes £30bn GDP to the UK Economy Annually

EO Talk

"EOA is the centre of excellence where like minded companies can develop best practice from working closely together to maximise the benefits from being employee owned." -
Philip Bruce, Scott Bader Company Ltd.

The Economic Case

The Economic Case