Professional, confidential and free services
MIDAS is the award-winning inward investment agency which has helped hundreds of businesses to locate and expand in Greater Manchester. We do this by promoting the business benefits of Manchester to a global audience and by providing free and confidential packages of advice for location consultants and potential investors. We also offer aftercare support to recent investors and we account manage foreign-owned companies in the region.
Our services have been designed to make your next expansion project as smooth and simple as possible, and include:
Research Support – Helping you to make the business case
- bespoke research to support business plan development and expansion
- local industry and sector profiling and market validation
- demographic and labour market analysis to show your potential workforce
Property Solutions – Helping you to find the right property
- comprehensive and searchable commercial property database to save you time
- property advice from offices and business parks to industrial and warehousing units
- practical support including organised property viewings
Networks – Helping you to develop your business
- introductions to businesses and organisations to help you make the right contacts
- advice on collaboration possibilities with companies, universities and government
Recruitment – Helping you to find the right people
- HR and recruitment advice on attracting the best talent
- training support packages on offer to save you money
Relocation Help – Helping you with the practicalities
- customised and practical relocation support to smooth your move
- assistance with a range of issues from familiarisation visits to marketing and PR support
MIDAS has a reputation for understanding diverse business needs and helping to remove any barriers for companies looking to expand or relocate into Manchester.
Because we are funded by Greater Manchester’s local authorities, our services are free of charge. We can help any company considering Manchester as a location for a new facility or expansion project, with services that will save time, money and effort. MIDAS support gives your project the expert knowledge and local intelligence that results in a faster and more successful move.