There are over 8,000 registered businesses in Newcastle, with knowledge intensive sectors and tech driving consistent economic growth. From commercial application of 3D virtual solutions to digital gaming and pioneering subsea technology to life changing research in science and healthcare, there’s a lot going on in Newcastle. Take a look and see why being part of it makes great business sense.

Tech and Digital

Newcastle is one of the most vibrant digital clusters outside of London, with the fastest growing digital sector in England (+30.7%, 2017-2017).

Health and Life Science

One of only six designated UK Science Cities, Newcastle has an internationally-renowned reputation for medical sciences and sustainability.


A major centre for the renewable, offshore and subsea energy industries, Newcastle is one of six Centres for Offshore Renewable Engineering (CORE) in England.

Corporate Services

 Home to some of the biggest names in business and professional services, Newcastle has a strong reputation in the banking, corporate finance, insurance, contact centre and shared services.