Livingstone House

Leeds

Leeds, a truly inspiring City…

• The most diverse economy in the UK
• 457,000 people employed – second largest outside London
• 2.8 million residents – 1.4 million labour force
• Most important legal and financial centre outside of London
• 180 law firms in Leeds employing over 8,000 people
• UK’s 3rd largest manufacturing centre – 39,000 people employed
• Over 30 national and international banks in Leeds
• One of the fastest growing centres for traditional and new media
• 3.5 million sq. ft of retail floor space
• Top 10 in Europe for value for money offices
• Leeds Business School based at Leeds Metropolitan University, is the largest of it’s kind in the UK
• Two world class universities with a combined total of 124,000 students