Many of the world's leading automotive companies have manufacturing bases in the UK with the Midlands being home to seven volume car manufacturers, seven commercial vehicle manufacturers and 16 of the world’s top 20 automotive suppliers!
Positioned centrally among vehicle manufacturers and suppliers, the region provides optimum access to the UK automotive market. There are well over 2,000 automotive businesses in the Midlands, which contribute over £4bn to the economy and employ 60,000 staff.
We are connected with companies at all levels of the automotive supply chain and we are keeping pace as new emerging technology, and R&D becomes ever more important to the industry. The Midlands is an undoubted centre of innovation in advanced manufacturing industries, supported here by a number of world leading facilities. 60% of the UK automotive industry’s research and development by value is carried out here. Automated manufacturing, connected and driverless cars, electric vehicles and the digitisation of manufacturing is the future of the industry in our region. We can source capable automotive candidates in a number of disciplines including engineering, finance or technology.
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