How we help

Basel Area Business & Innovation is the official economic promotion agency for the Basel Area. We successfully assist international companies to set up or expand business operations in Switzerland and connect you to the dynamic cluster of leading companies, top universities and world-class research centers.

Opportunity analysis

Do you have questions about the Basel Area? Taxes? The job market? Permits? The local industry environment? We compile all the relevant information and data about the Basel Area and Switzerland for you, customized to your individual project requirements.

Location search and site visit

Would you like to get to know the Basel Area first-hand? We’ll diligently plan your site visit and put together a customized itinerary, with maximum efficiency and fully matched to your requirements.

Business setup

Not sure where to start, or how to get your business off the ground in the Basel Area? We’ll point you to the relevant local authorities, arrange meetings with partners and institutions, and help you build relationships with other organizations and experts ranging from tax experts to lawyers in specific areas.

Get connected

Once you’re settled in, you’ll find it easy to grow your network and expand your business connections through the many events we offer. Our unique event platform promotes regular exchanges of experiences and knowledge across firms and disciplines in the Basel Area.

Soft landing package

Our exclusive Soft landing package offers you free office workspace for up to three months. You’ll be productive and connected from your first day.

Meet our team

Our experts provide free, confidential and individually tailored services. Our international and multilingual team speaks seven languages and will provide personal assistance to meet your needs.

Here to help

Our services are free of charge to companies that are evaluating the Basel Area as a potential business location. We look forward to helping you discover success in our dynamic business environment.

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