As the regional business development agency, Invest NI's role is to grow the local economy. They do this by helping new and existing businesses to compete internationally, and by attracting new investment to Northern Ireland.
Invest NI is part of the Department for the Economy and provide strong government support for business by effectively delivering the Government’s economic development strategies. Invest NI offers the Northern Ireland business community a single organisation providing high-quality services, programmes, support and expert advice. They principally support those businesses that can make the greatest contribution to growing our economy. These are businesses that have the ability to grow and drive productivity in the economy and are keen to export their goods and services outside Northern Ireland.
They do this by: