The Aberdeen City Region is one of opportunity; Ambitious, Innovative, dynamic & Talent Rich. A region proud of its heritage and invested in its future.
Renowned as a Global Energy Hub it is a vibrant, entrepreneurial region in Scotland's North East, home to a unique mix of business opportunities and specialist skills across various sectors including energy, technology, life sciences and food & drink.
More than 20% of Scotland’s top business are located in this region which is taking great strides to ensure that it continues to compete on a world stage; Aberdeen is in the midst of a transformational journey designed to drive an economic renaissance, bringing benefits to the region, Scotland and the UK overall now and for generations to come.
More than £8billion of public and private infrastructure investment is due to be delivered before 2030, marking an exciting time to be part of a region with a reputation as a genuine world-class business location.
Aberdeen is primed for business – and the Invest Aberdeen team is on hand to welcome you here.
Our Talent Pool
Skills levels are a key component of the success of a city economy, and Aberdeen ranks fourth in the top 10 cities with the highest percentage of high qualifications (2018).
Aberdeen features in the top 10 cities with the highest GVA per worker (2018). - Robert Gordon University ranked the top university in Scotland for employment (2018).
A Global Energy Hub
Home to £180million Oil & Gas Technology Centre and the world's first floating windfarm, Statoil's Hywind Pilot Park.
Robert Gordon University houses the world's first state-of-the-art decommissioning simulator.
A Region Transformed
More than £8billion of public and private infrastructure investment is due to be delivered across the region before 2030.