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.


Our members represent a diverse range of sectors that contribute £30bn UK GDP annually. Find out about our range of member benefits including our EOHub.


29 Dec
Deb Oxley OBE, Chief Executive, EOA

OBE honour recognises growth of employee ownership and social enterprises

Deb Oxley Chief Executive of the Employee Ownership Association (EOA) ... More

Signature Events 2019

Signature Events 2019

Join us at the 2019 Annual Robert Oakeshott Lecture. Professor Mariana Mazzucato PHD will be delivering this year memorial lecture on 4th April. This year the lecture is kindly sponsored by Employee owned law firm Postlethwaite. Click the image to find out more

The Economic Case

The Economic Case