Choose Paris Region provides a range of operational guides that include essential resources to make any international company’s expansion to France a success. From finding an industrial site, an incubator, the perfect office space, to opening a bank account, and to finding an international school for your children, Choose Paris Region has you covered!
Here’s an overview of all our existing guides and a peep into what they can bring to your business.
Accelerate in Paris Region
The entrepreneurial and innovative mindset found in the Paris Region makes it a fantastic place for both small and large companies to grow and thrive.
Because selecting the right acceleration program for your company can be a time commitment, this guide compiles a top selection of accelerators taking onboard international companies in the Paris Region. The guide also includes an entire chapter dedicated to funding and support available from the region for startups looking to scale.
Browse our guide to take your business to the next level in the Paris Region!
Build Your Team
Recruiting in a foreign country can be a challenge for an international company who has just set up an office abroad. To support international businesses wanting to recruit top talent in Paris Region our Build Your Team guide includes a comprehensive overview of Paris Region’s talents, an analysis of the skillsets available per industry, and valuable advice on where and how to recruit.
Doing Business in Mobility
Our guide is dedicated to international companies wishing to enter Paris Region's urban mobility market. It provides information on the organization of the market, the major mobility projects underway, and how to set up a business in Paris Region. It also provides insights from international companies with experience setting up a business and succeeding in Paris Region.
Green Business Opportunities
Paris Region is at the forefront of the green revolution with both private and public sectors deeply committed to promoting sustainability through ambitious environmental projects. Public investments will increase to €10 billion by 2025 to accelerate the ecological transformation, creating numerous green business opportunities while encouraging eco-innovation and social impact projects. This guide focuses on social and green impact accelerators, fundings, brownfield sites, service providers, and events available in Paris Region. These assets empower businesses towards a green transition with positive impacts on society.
R&D Hubs in Paris Region
With a vast R&D landscape and Europe's R&D epicenter, Paris Region is home to numerous hubs and research centers that drive an ecosystem with exceptional innovation dynamics. Download our guide to learn more about 14 of the main R&D Hubs and get in-depth information about top-of-the-line research institutions, state-of-the-art laboratories, prestigious higher education and research institutions and open innovation partnerships.
Ready-to-Use Industrial Sites
The Paris Region is home to cutting-edge industries and areas of expertise. Companies across all industries find in the Region the innovative ecosystem, major players, and vibrant community they need to grow their business. Our Ready-to-use Industrial Sites guide helps you locate the perfect industrial site in Paris Region according to your business vertical. We made it easy for you to learn more about each of our 27 main sites so you can kick-start your activities in the #1 economic region in Europe. Find for each industrial site valuable information about its location and access, utilities, services, its surrounding ecosystem, and who to contact to enquire about the site.
Start a Business in Paris Region
From the incorporation of your business in France to opening a bank account, and recruiting your team, our handbook for international companies provides practical advice to get you started with the operational side of your expansion to the Paris Region. It contains essential information to get you started with the operational side of your expansion to the Paris Region. The guide is available in English, Spanish, German and Dutch. You get access to all 4 languages when you fill out the form.
Succeed: German CEOs’ Inside Advice
Willkommen! Let successful CEOs of German companies based in the Region inspire you. This handbook compiles their business advice, actionable information for companies of all sizes and sectors. Find out also about the strong Franco-German networks available to support you. Counting over 1,700 German companies and being the number one destination for German investments, Paris Region is undeniably a significant business partner. The do’s and don’ts are presented to inspire companies considering doing business in the Region. To accelerate and develop business connections further, we also introduce the strong Franco-German networks as valuable support for companies of all sizes and sectors. Discover some business recommendations to thrive!