As the only core city in the East Midlands, Nottingham is high-knowledge and has expertise in growth sectors including life sciences, creative and digital and fintech.
Not only does the city have the fastest growing fintech sector in the UK, it also has first and only enterprise zone for life sciences.
“Nottingham is the fastest-firing city in the UK economy.” – David Cameron
Nottingham is the biggest business centre in the East Midlands, with global companies like Boots, E.ON, Speedo, Experian, Capital One and Paul Smith all calling Nottingham home. Over 50 regional and national companies and counting have chosen Nottingham as their headquarters.
£1 billion has been invested in Nottingham’s infrastructure.
Home to Game City National Videogame Arcade, which is a new centre supporting education, businesses and game development.
Our two world-class universities, University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent University, are known internationally for the excellence of their research.
The HS2 Network will link into Nottingham, further reducing journey times and bringing the rest of the country closer.
The city has a growing network of light rail trams that enable rapid access for commuters and congestion-free movement between key employment locations during the working day.
Nottingham also has the benefit of being only a few minutes from the UK’s largest pure freight airport.