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Home to three thriving cities—Birmingham, Coventry and Wolverhampton—and specialising in a mix of strong industry sectors, the West Midlands is on the move. 

The West Midlands is undergoing an economic revival of rapid growth. The £117billion GDP economy has grown by 25.5% over the last five years. The West Midlands Combined Authority is one of the fastest growing in the country. There has never been a better time for businesses to take advantage of our thriving economy. Contact our expert team to get complimentary aid to invest in the UK.

The West Midlands Growth Company works with partners across the region. We support investing or relocating companies, maximising the potential of the local economy. Together, we’ve created a strong network of successful businesses.

Acting as your local account manager, we will:

  • Introduce you to the right networks
  • Advise on locations
  • Provide sector-specific market research
  • Source relevant funding routes
  • Provide publicity
  • Work with you to provide bespoke support and services

We have acted as the single point of contact for many partners across the West Midlands, creating opportunities that otherwise would not have been available to them. There are many ways WMGC can help you invest in the West Midlands—contact our experts to get personalised support.

The region’s growing, diverse economy is a key strength. Instead of being reliant on one sector, the West Midlands is home to leaders in finance, life sciences, digital, automotive and aerospace making it more resilient to boom and bust.

Key sectors include:

Advanced Manufacturing

Including Materials, Food, and Industry 4.0

Future Mobility

Including Automotive, Connected Automated Mobility, Aerospace and Rail

Low Carbon

Including Energy Storage, Electrification, and Smart Energy Homes

Business, Professional & Financial Services

Including Banking, FinTech, Insurance, and Legal

Life Sciences

Including Innovation, MedTech, and a host of Centres of Excellence

Digital & Creative Technologies

Including Gaming and VR, Digital Technologies, Telecoms and 5G

Knowledge quarter welcomes Woodbourne Group

10.08.2022

The property and investment company behind £360 million plans for the world’s first mixed-use, net zero carbon ready development in Birmingham has thrown its weight behind the growth of the city’s technology and innovation quarter.

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