Become part of a dynamic ecosystem!

The Top 100 Swiss start-ups list is published every year. The Canton of Valais regularly features as one of the top five most prolific cantons. This demonstrates that the region is well placed to host businesses and support the creation of new businesses—especially technology start-ups. There is no doubt that Economic Promotion Valais provides the tools that help start-ups launch their business with peace of mind. Here is an overview of the services you will have access to if you decide to set up a business in Valais:

A place for your business at one of the Valais technology park sites (offices and/or laboratories available at one of the seven sites spread between Monthey and Visp)

Coaching and follow-up support from specialists in technological and business innovation

Seed money and subsidies to facilitate participation in specialised trade fairs, for conducting studies prior to an investment, or for specific certification processes

Access to specialists who can help you develop your business model or your business plan, or help you get advice on legal aspects or on how to set up a company

Integration into the local ecosystem through networking events

Connecting you with the right partners for your business (academics, SMEs, industries, financial intermediation, etc.)

Valais4you: Practical advice to help experts from around the world relocate to and settle in Valais (e.g. advice about childcare, integration and getting around)

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

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

« Our Valais Tour project was directly supported by Economic Promotion Valais. In 2020, this allowed us to continue to innovate despite the pandemic. »

Morgane Pfefferlé