How we can help
By helping identify their optimal business location and implement their relocation/expansion project.
Essex delivers a unique combination of benefits for relocating and expanding businesses
Essex is one of the UK and Europe's most dynamic business locations.
SME Growth & Funding
Invest ESSEX can provide a full impartial assessment of your small to medium sized enterprise (SME) needs.
Success starts in Essex
A unique combination of benefits
Essex’s unique benefits have made it the preferred location for business operations of all sizes – from international corporate HQs to cutting-edge start-ups – serving industry sectors including Financial and Professional Services, Ports and Logistics Services, High-Technology and Life Sciences.
from London - 'Europe's business capital' and global finance hub
Acres of portcentric, tri-modal logistics development land
Office property cost savings versus the city of London
Latest news and events
News and events form across the county
Keep up to date with the latest news and events across Essex.
11th June 2019
Essex bucks the trend for UK FDI projects
Recently published data shows Essex enjoyed an impressive 2018 for attracting foreign direct investment (FDI), despite a difficult year in general for the UK. The EY (Ernst & Young) UK Attractiveness Survey 2019 – released at the start of June – saw Essex produce a 93% increase in completed FDI projects.
Finance course for entrepreneurs and non-financial managers
In partnership with Invest ESSEX, Colbea are hosting a two day workshop to help start-ups and small business owners understand material related to business accounting and entrepreneurial finance.
30th May 2019
Invest ESSEX to cultivate connections with US life science companies at BIO 2019
Invest ESSEX will once again be flying the flag for the county at the Biotechnology Innovation Organisation (BIO) International Convention 2019 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania from 3rd to the 6th June 2019.
29th May 2019
CGI imagery reveals first images of new Tilbury2 port
Construction of new £200m port, Tilbury2, is underway at the Port of Tilbury in south Essex. New CGI footage shows the facilities for the first time, which will be ready in 2020.
22nd May 2019
Business Excellence Awards Essex 2019 launch
Invest ESSEX is going to be a headline sponsor of the Business Excellence Awards Essex (BEAE) 2019 for the second year running to further encourage and highlight the business excellence in the county.
Save your business time, money & risk
We deliver a ‘total solution’ for businesses relocating or expanding in Essex UK. Working with our network of carefully selected business partners, we provide expert support for all aspects of your UK business relocation or expansion, enabling your company to minimise project costs, risk and timeframes.
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