Oxfordshire has an exceptionally high concentration of world-leading companies and organisations in a range of key sectors.
To help businesses navigate through the wealth of Oxfordshire's information, resources and networks supporting our business sectors and clusters, OBS presents its Sector Navigators.
Sector Navigators offer Oxfordshire's business community a unique service to work together, to build an environment that encourages and supports innovation.
Oxfordshire's Sector Navigators:
- Provide advice and guidance
- Signpost to sources of help
- Specialise in their sector
- Are well connected locally
- Link clusters, experts and networks
There are Network Navigators for the following sectors and clusters:
- Digital & Creative
- Business Resource Efficiency
- SME Support
- Social Enterprise
- Space & Satellite Applications
- Start-Up Support
- Tourism & Visitor Economy
"The Network Navigator programme has been invaluable to us as the hardest thing is to gain that first few minutes with someone and that person be interested in listening. The understanding and the level of trust the individuals within the Network Navigators have clearly built up with individuals in those organisations was critical to us in breaking down barriers."
"The knowledge of and the strength of his contacts within his sector were instrumental in us finding people willing to trial our service. This has meant that we now have a strong reference site within the county."
For a referral to a Sector Navigator please contact OBS:
0345 241 1196