Sector Strengths

Sheffield is home to thousands of different successful businesses, we excel in several key areas and the city is becoming increasingly recognised as the natural choice for certain business sectors to locate and grow. Our true strengths lie in established and rapidly expanding business clusters in both service and manufacturing sectors. Sheffield's ability to sustain growth and success is especially strong in the following areas:

Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing

Advanced Engineering and Manufacturing

Grow your advanced engineering and manufacturing business amongst world class companies, research facilities and locations

Business, Professional and Financial Services

Business, Professional and Financial Services

Business, professional, and financial services companies thrive in Sheffield. It is a popular location for shared services, contact centres and outsourcing

Energy, environmental and low carbon

Energy, environmental and low carbon

Grow your business in a city committed to developing technology to achieve sustainability

Creative and Digital Industries

Creative and Digital Industries

Find out about Sheffield's dynamic and fast-growing creative and digital sector



Healthcare Technologies

Healthcare Technologies

World class business, academic and clinical networks collaborating to grow your healthcare technology company


Recent Investors

Recent Investors

Success stories and recent investments taking place in the Sheffield city region