Highlands & Islands Enterprise
Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) is an ambitious organisation with a unique remit that integrates economic and community development. HIE work in a diverse region which extends from Shetland to Argyll, and from the Outer Hebrides to Moray, covering more than half of Scotland’s land mass.
HIE are the Scottish Government’s economic and community development agency for the north and west of Scotland. The organisation’s purpose is to generate sustainable economic growth across the Highlands and Islands.
HIE want the Highlands and Islands to be a highly successful and competitive region in which increasing numbers of people choose to live, work, study and invest.