How Greater Manchester became the land of tech unicorns and eCommerce giants

Greater Manchester has a fast-growing £5bn digital ecosystem, with strengths across eCommerce, cyber security, AI and data.

Covid has rapidly accelerated the use of technology in everything we do; building on our cyber and tech strengths, Greater Manchester can drive the UK’s ambition of being a global leader in digital innovation and tackle digital exclusion.

Our digital unicorns and eCommerce giants are a sign of the strengths of our digital sector.

We’ve produced this free guide to support people who would like to join us in doing digital differently.