Doing Business in Switzerland Exclusive Workshop

Start Date04/04/2019
Start Time9.00am
End Time12.00pm
Venue Embassy of Switzerland in the United Kingdom
16-18 Montagu Place
W1H 2BQ (Click here to view a map of the venue)

Switzerland tops the world ranking as ‘the most innovative country’ according to the Global Innovation Index.  Home to leading companies like NestlĂ©, Roche or UBS, Switzerland has one of the most stable and modern economies in Europe.  This workshop is designed to support companies wishing to take advantage of Switzerland as a business location.


Did you know?

Switzerland as an export market for UK goods is larger than Australia and Canada combined. It is also the 3rd largest non-EU export market for the UK.


Why attend?

– Familiarize yourself with the necessary preparations needed to have a presence in Switzerland.

– Learn how to identify business and R&D partners in Switzerland.

– Gain practical advice from experts about legal structure, regulatory requirements, logistics and customs, tax, HR and business culture.

– Opportunity to schedule free 30 minutes one-to-one sessions with the experts. 

Who is it for?

C-level executives and Heads of Innovation and R&D looking to have a presence in Switzerland.

Dress Code: Business attire

Cost: Free

Participants: Maximum of 12 companies

RSVP: Please register here


8.45am  Registration and networking coffee

9.00am  Introduction by Mrs Marieke Hood, Head of the Swiss Business Hub UK and Ireland

Overview of UK-CH trade relationship by Alexander Renggli, Counsellor, Head of the Economic, Finance, Science & Innovation Department


Rules of the game/pitches by experts:


Legal services



10.00am  Optional individual consultations by experts

30 minutes slots to be booked in advance by guests

12.00pm  Optional networking lunch


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