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Digital and Creative Industries

Digital & Creative Industries

Why Jersey?

A responsive way of thinking, a connected infrastructure and a drive to make Jersey a dynamic international digital centre have created outstanding opportunities to grow and accelerate new tech business. Contact us to find out how Jersey's multitalented digital resource and process efficiency can lead your business to innovative growth.

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Connectivity

Connectivity

Three Tier 1 Telecoms providers, three 4G networks, island-wide gigabit by 2018, LoRa Network and a world class data centre.

Connectivity
Digital Sector

Digital Sector

Jersey has a thriving digital and creative community with 400+ creative and digital businesses employing 2,700 professionals.

Digital Sector
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Location

Location

Up to 20 daily UK flights, regular ferry sailings to France and the UK. A tax-neutral business environment and robust legal framework for e-gaming and cryptocurrencies underpinned by contemporary workspace from co-working and Grade A to serviced.

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Property

Property

Modern living in an attractive island setting with a diverse choice of places to live from contemporary seafront properties to tranquil countryside homes.

Leisure

Leisure

A bike-friendly commute and over 170 sports clubs including Europe's oldest surf club. Five star hotels, independent department stores and more than 250 restaurants including Michelin star dining.

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Environment

Environment

Voted one of Europe's top 10 islands by TripAdviser users, Jersey's 48 miles of spectacular coastline, unspoilt bays, reefs and national park areas along with a mild, sunny climate all create a unique island lifestyle.

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A supportive culture for your next big thing

Entrepreneurial spirit and a pro-business government leading you to innovation, acceleration and growth.

Jersey's critical infrastructure and cluster of leading financial institutions and world class corporate services provides a forward-thinking environment for pioneering tech businesses.

The digital sector is developed, supported and championed by the member-driven organisation, Digital Jersey. With the provision of a digital 'hub' for businesses and individuals to access, a key role in the shaping of regulatory and legislative needs of the sector as well as providing business support and skills development, Digital Jersey provides a recognisable face and touchstone for the island's digital industries.

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The Digital Jersey Hub acts as a centre for the island's technology community and focusses on grass-roots support, skills and local innovation. The facilities in the Hub provide members with office space, hot desking, events and a place to network, supporting knowledge transfer and business growth.

Growth

Growth

28% Growth in digital sector employment 2010 - 2016
(7% growth across all sectors)

Relocations

Relocations

30% of digitial sector employment growth attributed to 40 digital relocations

Sectors

Sectors

37% Enterprise solutions, app & software
19% Telecoms & Networks
29% Other
15% Creative Digital

"The Barclays Eagle Lab is designed to grow local businesses' digital technology skills and capabilities and enhance their creativity in an innovative environment. The Lab, which is a partnership project with the States of Jersey, provides a co-working space and access to high-tech resources at the Jersey Library and is helping to digitally empower local businesses."

Paul Savery Managing Director, Barclays, Channel Islands

For more information on Jersey's digital industry, contact Digital Jersey, the government and industry body responsible for representing and growing Jersey's digital industries.

Digital Jersey
General E: info@digital.je
D: 01534 789333
www.digital.je

The Digital Jersey Hub
General E: info@digitalhub.je
D: 01534 828585
www.digitalhub.je

FinTech
Jessica Osman E: jessica.osman@digital.je
D: 01534 705598

Digital Health & IoT
Chris Knight E: chris.knight@digital.je
D: 01534 828584
M: 07797 744860

Digital Jersey - CEO
Tony Moretta E: tony.moretta@digital.je
D: 01534 828581
M: 07797 921402