UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) works with UK-based businesses to ensure their success in international markets, and encourage the best overseas companies to look to the UK as their global partner of choice.
UKTI has professional advisers both within the UK and across more than 100 international markets.
UKTI has a customer commitment to helping its UK and international customers by providing a range of services, to a high standard and improve customer service by listening to customer feedback.
We also have a co-ordination role across government to establish a more systematic approach to relationships with companies which are the most economically significant investors and exporters.
News on UK Trade & Investment (UKTI)
This past week, several Toronto-based financial technology companies joined the city's mayor, John Tory, in London. Alongside Ben Zlotnick, founder of tech startup accelerator INcubes, Tory's... more
Both Ryerson University and London's Level39, Europe’s largest in the finance, retail and future cities sectors, have attracted international attention for their supporting the next... more
Toronto's Scribble Technologies announced today its continued expansion into the European market with the opening of a new, expanded London office. This announcement comes just one month after... more
Techvibes spent that last week in London, England shadowing a handful of startups selected for UKTI's Global Adventure Challenge and the C100UK's inaugural 48 Hours in London. Thanks to a packed... more
Canadian Sherry Coutu is something of a legend in UK startup circles. In 2010 she was voted by TechCrunch as the best CEO mentor/advisor in Europe. in 2011, she was voted by Wired magazine... more
Last year Techvibes wrote about why Canadian businesses should open an office in the UK. This week we're learning firsthand as we tag along as guests of UK Trade & Investment (UKTI). The... more
The C100UK has unveiled its final list of startups who will be taking part two days of mentorship, panel sessions and networking in London, England later this month. The C100’s hugely... more
UK Trade & Investment announced today that it will be sending four Canadian technology startups to the UK to share expertise and experience. Sponsored by AIMIA and the C100, the UKTI-ran... more
UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) is looking for Canada’s most promising innovative technology companies to introduce to the UK’s vibrant tech community. The four winners of the... more
With the London Olympic fever currently in full swing there is a lot of hype surrounding the UK market. Thriving tech hubs in Tech City and Cambridge, an internationally minded community, exciting... more
After months of searching, UK Trade & Investment’s Global Adventure Competition has identified two of Canada’s most promising technology companies and will be sending them to... more
Last Friday, one of Canada's great entrepreneurs, Ryan Holmes, met with iconic British billionaire Sir Richard Branson outside of Vancouver's beautiful Convention Centre. Today, they are... more