No boundaries for bright ideas

No boundaries for bright ideas

Why do fledgling tech companies flock to the UK? We look at the sector and the factors that make make it a prime destination for US investors.

Paul Harnick Global Head of Chemicals & Partner  KPMG in the UK

Partner, Head of UK US Business; Global Head of Chemicals and Performance Technologies

KPMG in the UK


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Our new series will help US-based organisations cut through the macroeconomic and geopolitical noise surrounding the UK. We’ll empower you to navigate the UK business environment and make the most of its unique growth opportunities.

The UK’s technology sector is a unique hotbed of pioneering ideas – with growing numbers of investors looking for a slice of the action. So what is it that makes it a destination of choice for fledgling and established US tech companies?

In part 3 of our UK Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) series, we take an in-depth look at the UK’s tech ecosystem. We analyse the unique combination of factors that make the UK the tech capital of Europe, anticipate some of the short-term Brexit impacts and look ahead to some of the long-term trends and challenges affecting the sector.

Download our report: No boundaries for bright ideas. UK Tech: A unique hotbed for pioneering thinking

A unique business relationship between the US and UK

KPMG in the UK has a permanent UK-operated presence in the United States. KPMG UK (Transatlantic) LLC. provides advice and services to US companies with a presence in the UK, or those looking to establish one.

Staffed entirely by UK firm principals and professionals working together with US firm client service teams and specialists back in the UK, we provide on-the-ground support so US companies can navigate the UK business environment and capitalise on its opportunities.

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