Developing activities and partnerships in the UK

We gathered a list of services & tools to help you to expand in London.

Accelerate your business development

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businessfrance

Business France offer customized support through a step-by-step approach, helping companies to expand their presence in the UK. Being sector based experts, Business France aims at helping businesses to find prospective clients through a network of contacts.

Business France advises companies on how to prioritize markets, test the potential of their products and services with a panel of local decision-makers and how to raise their profile on a foreign market, meet prospective clients and advises on selecting business partners.


frenchchamberofgreatbritain

For any start-ups setting up in London, The French Chamber of Commerce proposes :

  • Company set-up assistance
  • The ‘Journée Implantation’: a bespoke one-day programme of individual meetings with local experts
  • Recruitment service (special package for start-ups)
  • Desk rental offer in its Incubator
  • Boardroom rental
  • Accountancy services
  • Payroll management
  • Practical business guides:

Find Expansion Financing

Raise funds | Financing | Guarantee


bpifrance

Loans & Guarantee

Bpifrance offers a range of financing products (debt) as needed (to increase your cash flow, grow your business and finance your growth, guarantee your bank loans, innovate) :

  • soft loans (repayable advance, zero yield loan),
  • investment loan to support your fundraising (1 euro loan for 2 euros raised),
  • loans for Innovation (if your company is more than 3 years old).
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Pitch Events with VCs

We regularly organize events in London with VCs.

Hire Talented People / Find a Job

Job Boards | V.I.E


businessfrance

The VIE International Internship Program

The VIE enables businesses to give 18- to 28-year-old candidates a temporary assignment of between six and 24 months in a foreign country. The assignment can be renewed once, but may not exceed two years in total. The scheme is open to candidates of all qualification levels not only from France, but also from any other country in the European Economic Area.

Benefits for businesses :

  • No administrative formalities  to complete for personnel sent to work abroad ;
  • Financial incentives ;
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French Tech London Job board

Find or post a job on the job board of the French Tech community based in London. Free service powered by Les Pépites Tech.

frenchchamberofgreatbritain

FCCGB Job board

Our Recruitment Service offers a special package for start-ups at very competitive fees.

From 2016, the service will focus on the needs of start-ups to support their business development in the UK.

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