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About us

Whether you’re a business looking to expand or a start–up company seeking your first commercial premises, or you’re looking to fund business growth, Locate East Sussex is here to help you.

Locate East Sussex can help businesses seeking to launch or expand their current base or relocate to or within the county. We are here to provide impartial advice on issues including business location, available sources of funding and how best to access a trained and skilled work force.

We can use our network of business experts and leaders across public and private sectors to connect you to the key decision makers and provide valuable information to get your business moving.

And because we work with local authorities, commercial agents and developers, we have our finger on the pulse on key development sites and other economic drivers helping to drive the growth of businesses of all types and size in this outstanding county.

A wide range of affordable and flexible commercial premises and a committed and skilled workforce supported by leading schools, colleges and universities combine with the stunning natural environment to make East Sussex the ideal place to expand or relocate any business. Add to this the county’s low cost base, superb access to global transport hubs, its expanding superfast broadband network and excellent business support, and it’s easy to see why so many companies find East Sussex the ideal business location.

Meet the team

Philip Johnson

Philip Johnson
Director

Geoff Mann

Geoff Mann
Location Service Manager

Adam Berger

Adam Berger
Location Service Manager

Emily Wright

Emily Wright
Administrator

Chris Thomas

Chris Thomas
Business Manager

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Our mission

Our mission is to support growing businesses in East Sussex by providing assistance with location decisions and access to funding to accelerate growth, as well as providing valuable connections to local planning and economic development teams.

Our mission