Business France


Company Profile

Business France, the Trade Services of the French Embassy, is the governmental agency that deals with the internationalization of the firms and the investments attraction. It promotes the attractivity of the Country and the image of the French economy, of its companies and territories.

Created in 2015 by the merger of the previous Companies, UBIFRANCE and Invest in France Agency, Business France counts 1 500 employees in its offices, in France and in 87 Countries worldwide.

Business France is the founder partner of the « French Tech » program, launched by the French Government at the end of 2013, with the aim of supporting the growth and the international development of innovative technological startup with a high potential.

The French Tech program has 3 main goals:

  • Engage all the actors (startups, investors, incubators etc.) present in the France and abroad, with the creation of “French Tech Community”.
  • Accelerate the growth of the innovative companies through the startup private accelerators.
  • Give visibility internationally to the French Tech.

French Tech is present worldwide through a network of French Tech Communities, based on the main innovation capital cities, among which Milan.