Southend may be traditionally known for its glorious seafront but the economy is broad ranging and dynamic.
Southend is being transformed with both the public and private sectors investing heavily in the town - as recently recognised by The Economist when it concluded the Southend is on a par with Brighton.
Culture & Creative
Engineering & Aviation
Locating your business in Southend will put you alongside other global names such as Olympus Keymed, Royal Bank of Scotland, Insure-and-go, Hood Group, Stobart Group and Ipeco as well as a plethora of local and national businesses which have either chosen to locate in Southend or have elected not to leave having been nurtured here by local entrepreneurs.
For more information on key business sectors within Southend please click the relevant links.
Southend is also home to further education providers including South Essex College and The University of Essex. Both establishments are equipped with specialist resources and state-of-the-art facilities in the heart of a vibrant and exciting seaside town.