Fact Sheet

Switzerland - the ideal location for headquarters

Switzerland is a vital center for the global and regional headquarters of foreign com-panies. More than 850 international companies have based their head office or other central functions here. Prominent examples include Biogen, Caterpillar, Dow, DuPont, Google, IBM, Johnson & Johnson, Mondelez, Procter & Gamble, and many more.

Switzerland - the ideal location for headquarters

Switzerland offers an exceptional number of advantages: a strategic location in the heart of Europe, a high standard of living and secure and reliable infrastructure as well as an attractive taxation system. Switzerland's high level of stability and legal certainty enable planning security, and companies benefit from the very good availability of highly qualified workers. World-renowned research institutes and universities as well as efficient knowledge and technology transfer are important success factors that have earned Switzerland first place in the WIPO Global Innovation Index for many years.


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