Expand and Grow

Talented people, access to markets and a supportive business environment make Scotland an attractive place to grow your business. Global players such as JP Morgan, Mitsubishi, GSK and Amazon, as well as fast-growing start-ups, have chosen Scotland. Find out why you should too.

Easy to set up

We’ll support you before and after you choose Scotland for your business. Our team in our global offices can help you recruit staff, access funding, find premises and make the most of opportunities in Scotland and around the world.

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Growth sectors

Looking to grow your business? Scotland’s economy is diverse, offering lots of opportunities that could make your investment worthwhile.

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If you're looking for financial support for your project, we can help. You may be eligible for grants to support capital, salary or development costs.

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Scotland is brilliantly connected for business. We have all the transport links, digital networks, premises and facilities you need for your business to thrive.

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As part of Northern Europe we are perfectly located to provide access to North America and the EU. Your business will run smoothly thanks to our connected cities and easy access to global markets.

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Our workforce

Scotland is home to one of the most highly-educated and skilled workforces in Europe. Our workforce is stable and dependable, with a low turnover too.

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Quality of life

Scotland has cosmopolitan cities, stunning landscapes and some of the friendliest people you’ll ever meet. That’s why companies like yours choose to call Scotland home.

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Companies in Scotland

Thousands of other companies have chosen to set up and grow here. Scotland remains the UK’s most attractive inward investment location outside London.

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