Sarah Carroll – Founder
Sarah coaches and trains clients on how to grow their businesses globally, using digital channels. She is one of the world’s leading experts on how to build digital sales platforms to boost online enquiries and sales around the world. Her expertise helps companies to optimise their websites, e-commerce systems, e-marketplace listings and s-commerce for international trade and is truly game-changing.
Sarah has worked one-to-one with over 850 companies and has run webinars, seminars and workshops for over 5,000 delegates. She has case studies where companies have increased their online revenues tenfold, as well as winning awards or being acquired in multi-million pound deals.
Sarah works closely with the UK government’s Department for International Trade, where her pioneering approach was adopted and she has designed e-commerce train the trainer courses for the UN/WTO agency the International Trade Centre (ITC). Her work has now reached new countries, as far apart as New Zealand and Trinidad & Tobago and Rwanda.
Heather Harvey – Consultant
She has been an E-commerce Sales and Marketing Manager for retail and software companies, managing everything from export strategy to operations to online marketing. She has created export strategies, market research, brand and product positioning strategies to identify new international markets. She has organised trade shows and events across Europe and Asia.
She has managed order processing, customer care and warehouse operations. She also managed the development of multiple international e-commerce websites, with customers all over the world. Her digital marketing experience included the creation of online content, search engine optimisation (SEO), converstion rate optimisation (CRO), social media marketing, management of affiliate marketing and advertising through traditional media to increase sales and international brand awareness.
Heather lives in Belfast and loves languages. She is fluent in French and always on the lookout to improve her Spanish and Italian too. She has travelled all over the world for business with Japan being a firm favourite.
Debbie-Leigh Irving – Client Executive
Debbie-Leigh is your first point of contact within GROW GLOBAL and she’ll look after you when you become a client. She is super efficient and super friendly and manages all aspects of the GROW GLOBAL office to ensure everything runs as smoothly as possible for you.
Debbie-Leigh previously worked with UK Trade and Investment, the UK government’s trade promotion agency, managing the national programmes for the Export Communications Review (ECR) and the Export Market Research Scheme (EMRS).
Living on the South Coast of England, she can practically see France!
Our Grow Global Network
We have hand-picked some of the best agencies, consultants and suppliers in the world of digital to work with us to deliver your international digital strategy. We have world-leading branding and market research agencies to get you started on the right track, through to digital agencies that will have your company visible to the world before you know it.We are lucky to work with some of the best minds in the international and digital arena, especially in the areas of search engine optimisation (SEO), multilingual SEO (MSEO), Google AdWords, Facebook Ads, Amazon listing optimisation among others.
Our Language or Country Specialists
We also have a network of bilingual professional country specialists, who can give you deep insight into doing business in the top economies around the world, from Argentina to Japan and Germany to China, as well as the leading economies of the UK and the USA. They can also help you with translation or interpreting.