Opportunity Peterborough

Opportunity Peterborough is the city’s economic development company.  Being at the centre of our city’s economy means our support can range from a quick-fix to supporting your business’ evolution and adoption of new technology and processes.

Our support packages are tailored around investors’ needs to help them settle into the city, and support their expansion. Our services are free of charge and confidential:

  • Bespoke economic intelligence and research
  • Commercial property solutions – working with local property agents we can create a shortlist to match your needs, or even help you adapt current Peterborough premises. Use our property search tool to kick-start your investment journey.
  • Guidance on access to finance
  • Recruitment, talent attraction and skills development – as the lead on Peterborough’s skills agenda we can ensure your current and future talent pool suits your needs and is work-ready.
  • Networking and collaboration opportunities
  • Trade and export support – we work closely with the Department for International Trade and the local Chambers of Commerce to assist with trade and export opportunities
  • Improve productivity and efficiency – through our highly innovative projects that support Peterborough’s environment capital aspirations and are helping local businesses improve their performance.
  • We have excellent relationships with local authorities and government bodies, including Peterborough City Council and the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority, supporting the economic development of our city and our region.

We’re united in our aim to grow our economy and will deliver the intelligence you need to reach a sound investment decision.

Come and see what we can offer your business and arrange a visit today.

We believe in Peterborough – and have the people and processes in place to help your business move to Peterborough and support your growth in our exciting city.

Simon Coward
Head of Economic Development
+44 (0) 1733 452455
Tracy Grazioli
Business Growth Manager
+44 (0) 1733 864710

Switch: +44 (0) 1733 317417

Email: info@opportunitypeterborough.co.uk

Useful Information

Economic Intelligence Report 2019 – our annual deep dive into how our city’s economy is performing, from productivity

Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Independent Economic Review – commissioned by the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority, this review explored the strengths and opportunities of the regional economy and what aspects of the economy should be targeted to achieve inclusive growth and increase productivity.

Digital Sector Strategy for Cambridgeshire & Peterborough – Cambridge Wireless and Anglia Ruskin University have delivered the first ever Digital Sector Strategy to the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Combined Authority Business Board. Content from this document has already been adopted into the new Local Industrial Strategy, and recommendations progressed.

Start your investment journey – get in touch with Opportunity Peterborough