Why Invest?

Sheffield City Region offers a wealth of business opportunities and a refreshing ‘can do’ approach.

Our specialist inward investment experts work hard to help organisations reduce their risk and enjoy a streamlined way of doing business. We can offer competitive property and employment costs, an extremely supportive industry environment, and a well-qualified and committed workforce.

Research facilities and our university-industry partnerships are respected worldwide. We are home to the internationally-renowned Advanced Manufacturing Innovation District, home to the University of Sheffield’s Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC), as well as the Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park, where Sheffield Hallam University’s Advanced Wellbeing Research Centre (AWRC) will soon be the most advanced research and development centre for physical activity in the world, providing state-of-the-art, fully instrumented indoor and outdoor laboratories and a team of more than 70 researchers delivering collaborative projects.

The National Rail College, the iPort and a growing Doncaster Sheffield Airport stand testament to how easy it is to do business here in Sheffield City Region – and global businesses such as McLaren, Boeing, Rolls Royce and Amazon are among the many international companies which have already seen the benefits of locating at the heart of our super-connected and growing economy.

Interested in investing in Sheffield CIty Region?

Visit our dedicated trade and investment website to find out more about how we can help you become part of the Sheffield City Region story.