Harlow is part of the UK's most important economic region - The greater London / South East England region accounts for 45% of the total UK economy.

Harlow is in a prime, pivotal location - On London's door-step, mid-way between London and Cambridge, uniquely well located to give businesses access to Greater London and the Greater South East England.

Harlow has advanced transport infrastructure - With some of the UK's most important road and rail routes; London Stansted Airport is just a few miles away with flights to over 150 destinations across Europe; London City, London Heathrow and London Gatwick are all within easy reach.

Harlow businesses have access to a highly skilled and educated workforce - At the heart of the London Cambridge Corridor with 38% of residents educated to degree level or higher, compared to 31% nationally.

Harlow has a successful track record - Supporting key facilities of global businesses and growing successful UK based businesses, including Raytheon UK, GlaxoSmithKline, Pitney Bowes, Pearson, TEVA UK and Bupa Home Healthcare.


"Because of Harlow's rich base of technically educated residents, the local talent pipeline fulfils Raytheon's recruitment needs in the area. The site also remains attractive to employees because of Harlow's modern facilities and proximity to London and Cambridge."

Richard Daniel, Raytheon Systems Limited