Start your business

Provence is in the top 3 regions in France for startup creation – join us! 

British entrepreneurs: Provence will offer you:  

  • Skilled talent: In Provence, access to a skilled workforce is easier, the talent pool is larger, standards are higher, and the cost is 30 to 50% lower than in London
  • Funding: European funding is a largely untapped source of investment
  • Quality of life: Provence offers the quality of life that 21st century businesses are beginning to prioritise
  • Business opportunities: check out our opportunities and in healthcare, wellness, and energy, etc.

With the “Start In Provence” programme, you’ll benefit from free and personalised support services:

  • Feasibility study
  • Connection with mentors/British entrepreneurs
  • Access to funding for recruitment and R&D (save up to 30% on your costs)
  • Business introductions
  • Relocation services for you and your family
Stephane Ghio

Stephane Ghio

Inward Investment Director

Stéphane has many years experience supporting foreign companies setting foot in Provence and connecting them with the local ecosystem.

+ 33 4 96 11 60 16