London ranked best place in world for young entrepreneurs

Wondering where you are most likely to be surrounded by other young entrepreneurs? The answer is closer than you think, according to new analysis.

London is the best city in the world to be a young entrepreneur, according to an analysis of the Forbes 30 under 30 lists for Europe, North America, Russia, Asia and Africa.

The UK’s capital city beat New York in second place and San Francisco in third place, with Moscow coming in fourth and Los Angeles in fifth place.

The analysis, which was conducted by business comparison platform Bionic, found that London was the home of 115 people on the Forbes 30 Under 30 lists, compared to 106 living in New York and 88 living in San Francisco.

The report also found that the UK is the second best country in the world for young entrepreneurs to work in, behind the US but ahead of Russia, India and China.