16 Jun London Tech Week: Brexit won’t harm London tech sector, says city’s mayor
London mayor Sadiq Khan opens London Tech Week and says Brexit will not hold back the city’s growing tech sector
Speaking in east London at the launch of this year’s London Tech Week, mayor Sadiq Khan said the city will remain open to talent from around the world despite the threats posed by Brexit to the city’s tech sector.
“Whatever challenges we have to overcome, this city is resolutely open to global talent, global partnerships and global businesses,” said Khan.
“As mayor of London, I will do everything in my power to safeguard London’s global competitiveness and our status as a leader in innovation, particularly ensuring we can access the top talent after Brexit,” he added.