Investing in the Canton of Bern

Bern is the capital of Switzerland and home to two universities.

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The Canton of Bern is centrally located and offers excellent access to a multilingual talent pool and to other main cities. Bern’s business friendly environment with its strong industry clusters offers ideal surroundings for your business.

The Canton of Bern, with its long expertise in watchmaking, telecommunication, precision industry and medical technology, offers innovation and tradition within one central location in Switzerland.

In the heart of the Swiss metropolitan area, the bilingual (German/French) Canton is an ideal business location with the possibility to attract a multilingual workforce in order to cover the entire Swiss and European market. Bern offers outstanding education and training systems, such as the Bern University and the University of Applied Science. 

The Canton of Bern has an attractive and innovative business environment which presents ideal conditions for research and development and high-tech manufacturing. Furthermore, strong industry-specific cluster organizations in precision, micro and nano industry, ICT, medtech and cleantech facilitate networking as well as knowledge and technology transfer. Welcome to the Canton of Bern, an innovative place for your business!

Bern is a member of the Greater Geneva Bern Area.


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