About us

We work for every single person in Gateshead. Whether you're a start-up or an SME, a student, a CEO or simply someone looking to get back into work, we're here to help. But we're also here for anyone outside the region who wants to know more.

We'll champion what we've got, and who we are, to anyone who's interested because we know Gateshead has a unique spirit and a history of innovation. We're proud to shout about the great things that are happening here today, and the many ways we can help people shape their tomorrow.

  1. Our promise

    We will support the businesses and employees of Gateshead's future.

  2. Our role

    To attract and retain the best people for Gateshead, so we can make it a great place to live, work and build a business.

  3. Our responsibility

    We work for the businesses and people of Gateshead, and anyone who wants to build a successful business here.

  4. Your choice

    We have the investment, skills and know-how to help you succeed and the influence to make it happen.