Proactive support for SMEs in Valais

As an SME, you have specific needs, which will depend on how mature your company is. Economic Promotion Valais proactively supports the economic fabric of Valais, and particularly SMEs. Through its specialist partners, Economic Promotion Valais offers the following services to companies and entrepreneurs based in Valais:

Support with technological innovation or business innovation (by helping to set up specific projects and by establishing contacts with research institutes in Switzerland and abroad).

Support in finding suitable premises, industrial sites, laboratories, science parks, etc.

Help with export management (CE marking, etc.)

Financial assistance in the form of direct loans, bank credit guarantees or equity.

Subsidies to facilitate participation in specialised trade fairs, for developing internal projects, for conducting studies prior to an investment or for supporting commercial initiatives.

Collaboration between companies

Participation in relevant projects (e.g. Digitourism, Interreg, etc.)

Networking with investors, support with business succession / transfer


Financial intermediation

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Do you have a project, an innovation or even just a question?

Please get in touch with Economic Promotion Valais contact centre. We will be happy to advise you.

« I feel that Economic Promotion Valais is a great source of inspiration, one that’s both cutting-edge and local. »

Tony Germini