Cardiff's inward investment team welcome you to find out more about Cardiff's rich business history

Cardiff is the Champion place to locate your business

When Real Madrid and Juventus take to the field on June 3rd for the UEFA Champions League Final in front of a television audience of 200 million people worldwide, the economic impact for Cardiff and the wider region is expected to be around £45m.

The city has a rich business history – the first million-pound cheque in the world was signed at the Coal Exchange in 1904.  And fast forward a century or so and a diverse range of organisations from blue-chip to start-up have made the city the home to their success.

With a population of 1.5m in the city region, the city’s smart, young, fast-moving and transformational. Less than two hours from London, it is Cardiff’s culture, character, connectivity, people and passion for life which sees it score so highly in quality of life surveys across Europe.

Welcome to Cardiff Sessions

To coincide with this momentous event, Cardiff’s inward investment team are hosting welcome sessions at Cardiff’s City Hall this week. Visitors, residents and businesses are invited to learn more about our great city, past and present. You will also get the chance to view Cardiff’s 3D model, which showcases the venues and landscape of the city.

Welcome Session Dates

Wednesday 31st May 10am – 4pm
Thursday 1st June 10am – 4pm
Friday 2nd June 10am – 4pm

If you have any questions please email