Croydon has been dubbed the Silicon Valley of South London thanks to its growing tech sector.
Croydon Tech City is an independent community-led tech movement and is London’s fastest-expanding tech cluster.
Founded four years, it is home to more than 1,000 digital, technical and creative start-ups. Minister for the cabinet office Matthew Hancock visited Croydon Tech City in early 2016 and described it as a “blueprint for the future”.
A variety of initiatives are supporting the growth of Croydon’s tech and enterprise culture. They include: