Key industries in Reigate & Banstead
Our borough is home to more than 7,055 companies, providing 69,800 local jobs. Like most areas, we have a vibrant small business population. Working for a smaller company brings many advantages, such as varied job roles, flatter management structures and often greater flexibility.
Reigate & Banstead is also home to 150 medium-sized businesses and 30 large businesses – some are the UK or European head offices of global companies such as Willis Towers Watson, Kimberly-Clark and Pfizer.
Most local employers operate in the private sector but there are also significant large public sector employers including Reigate & Banstead Borough Council and the Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust.
The borough is known for its strength in the Financial and Insurance sector. Our share of jobs in this sector is almost four times higher than the national average share. We also have an above average cluster of jobs in Health & Social Work and Construction. To find out more about our key sectors, follow the sector links below.