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.

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EOA Conference 2021

EOA Conference 2021

Our first ever fully virtual conference brought to life the elements that define the employee owned community – sharing experiences and expertise to support the development of individuals, businesses, and their impact on communities.

If you attended the event you can still access all of the content on-demand for up to 60 days afterwards.

Upcoming Events

  1. EOA Virtual Network Meeting: 26.01.2022 – Good Leadership in EO

    26 January 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  2. EOA Conversation – Leaders of Employee Owned Businesses: 09.02.22

    09 February 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  3. EOA Conversation – HR Professionals: 16.02.22

    16 February 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
  4. EOA Virtual Network Meeting: 02.03.2022

    02 March 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

The Economic Case

The Economic Case