Industry Overview


The nation’s tech sector is worth an estimated £8.2bn to the Welsh economy and it continues to grow. Almost 44,000 people are actively employed within the Digital Economy in Wales with main hubs focused around Cardiff and Newport in the south, Swansea in the west and Wrexham in the north.

Our thriving tech ecosystem with its growing supply chain combined with our entrepreneurial universities provides a firm foundation for fintech to thrive.

A vibrant innovation community allows start-ups, investors and large corporations to meet and share ideas.

Fintech Companies

Moneysupermarket, BT, HPE, Dell, Admiral, GoCompare and all call the Cardiff capital region home.

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Academic Focus

Talent is a vital ingredient to any country’s success.

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