In the year ending March 2012, the UK attracted 1,406 investment projects. These investments created or safeguarded well over 100,000 jobs. It is also of note that UKTI and its partners have played a part in landing almost 85% of the projects recorded in this report.
As the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games begin, this report explores the potential of key business opportunities, including the economic dividends of the Games that the UK will reap.
Alpesh B. Patel LLB, MA (Oxon), AKC, FRSA
Global Entrepreneurs Programme, UK Trade & Investment, 1 Victoria Street, London SW1
The UK Trade & Investment Global Entrepreneur Programme
attracts technology and lifesciences entrepreneurs with IP of
exceptional potential and exceptional management talent to the UK