Huntingdonshire lies within one of the world's leading technology hubs in Greater Cambridgeshire which hosts a multitude of cutting edge businesses and high tech clusters. The region is home 10 $1 billion companies and 1,500 high-tech business.
There is a particular excellence in design, R&D and manufacturing which draws upon the long established history of successful manufacturing in Huntingdonshire and collaboration between academia and industry. Huntingdonshire supports over 7,500 enterprises made up of thousands of local start-ups and home-grown success stories and hundreds of firms that have relocated from all over the world. These companies have recognised the many business benefits of the region for their headquarters, back-offices, technology, manufacturing or logistics projects.
Principle employers include the likes of Xaar, Envigo, Hotel Chocolat, Solo Europe, Sealed Air, Defence Estates, ABB, Bosch, RGE and Forward Composites to name but a few.