Swedish companies plan move to Coventry to access automotive sector

FOUR Swedish companies have selected Coventry as its “preferred city” to set up a UK base as they look to establish working relationships with manufacturers. The plans by EBP, PE, Safeman and YTAB follow on from a visit last year by a 21-strong cluster of Swedish firms called Techtank. Craig Humphrey, managing director of the CW Growth Hub, said: “This really is very good news for Coventry and Warwickshire. The visit in November went very well and we were able to showcase the range of potential customers.