Leeds City Region is an established powerhouse with a £64.6bn economy. Its digital sector combines creative media, data analytics, cyber security, FinTech solutions and gaming which are already transforming global businesses.
The region’s strong digital ecosystem offers unlimited opportunities for business growth and investment, and is evidenced by the host of internationally renowned businesses such Sky, Perform Group, Worldpay, NHS Digital, Rockstar Games and TPP which call Leeds City Region Home
The Leeds City Region Enterprise Partnership (LEP) is passionate about supporting the sector and offers a comprehensive set of services to help digital technology businesses identify, secure and fund the perfect solution to help them achieve their goals. This support includes:
· Advice on start up and accelerator spaces
· Introductions to key business and sector networks
· Providing the relevant data and insight to make a business case
· Financial incentives
· Recruitment support
· Grant funding
· Skills, apprenticeships, innovation and trade support
Given Leeds City Region's status as the largest and fastest growing workforce in the North, the LEP and its local partners are also committed to ensuring that digital firms have access to skilled talent in the City Region. Its flagship #techgoals initiative is helping to develop the next generation of digital innovators, by promoting the opportunities in the City Region's fast growing tech sector and helping schools embed digital skills within the curriculum.
If you’d like to discover more about the support available and the strength of the digital sector in Leeds City Region visit investleedscityregion.com or email [email protected]