Manchester Digital is the voice of Greater Manchester’s tech and digital area. Our community is made up of a wide range of businesses and we work entirely with them to create the optimum environment for sector-broad success. We are independently funded through membership and we represent the whole ecosystem with a wide range of business types, models, sizes, and capabilities making up our community. We use the power of our membership to take direct action to solve specific issues and barriers that impact the sector’s growth and we ensure a cohesive voice for the sector, ensuring that its views are represented at a local and national government level. Through our extensive range of goods and services, we develop skills, drive innovation, share information and help your business to thrive. As your trade body, we have five key areas of focus that are aligned with the needs of the area.
Make a difference
By joining, as well as benefiting from the products and services we offer, you are helping us to make the industry better for everyone, whether that’s helping to develop the talent pipeline, create a more diverse workforce, or easily creating better access to markets. Our work makes a difference to your business. All members agree to a code of practice. Members govern the association, which is chaired by Alison Ross of Auto Trader, with support from seven directors appointed by the membership. Katie Gallagher is the managing director who manage the Manchester Digital team.
What we do
Independently funded through membership, we drive the alter our members ask for.
Our work includes:
Growing the Sector
We bring the sector together, help to raise its profile, and support growth.
We provide the industry with a cohesive voice, supporting the development of the ecosystem.
Talent & Skills
We work tirelessly, alongside our members, to bridge the digital abilities gap.