Leeds City Region is an established powerhouse with a £66.5 billion economy. Our digital technologies sector combines creative media, data analytics, cyber security, FinTech, telecoms, health and education technologies and is already transforming global businesses. Our region offers an influential ecosystem with a dynamic tech scene and unlimited opportunities for business growth and investment.
OUR DYNAMIC TECH SCENE
Leeds City Region is home to dynamic technology scene that is home to 23 of the fastest growing technology businesses in the North, according to the Northern Tech 100 Report by Tech North.
The region also boasts the highest amount of scale-up digital companies outside the South East and outstripping Bristol and Manchester for employment growth in digital and creative industries.
I’m hugely excited about my new role at Sky, particularly the chance to lead the world-class talent that we have available in Leeds.
The hub has played an integral role in Sky’s recent development in Europe’s leading entertainment business and Iwould like to grow it further.
DIRECTOR OF DIGITAL PLATFORM DELIVERy, SkY