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

Accelerate Your Business Development

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Master the Chinese business practices and environments

  • Coaching session with a professional expert in cross-cultural practices
  • Coaching on how to do business in China: B2B meetings and negotiation
  • Coaching on the specificities of the Chinese market in terms of legal matters and HR management

Expand your network and gain visibility

  • Networking events , business fairs and press conferences.
  • Meetings with quality potential clients and partners
  • Introduction to the 4 major Tech ecosystems in China

Learn how to raise funds in China

  • Elaborate your own action plan for fund-raising
  • Meet with potential investors

Test the potential of the offer with a target buyers and partners

  • Gather evidence on the offer to suit the target market
  • Pre-qualify and validate a contact list prior to prospecting mission

The mission of exploration, a personalized program of meetings with targeted local contacts:

  • Identifying prospects corresponding to the target
  • Contact with these prospects and qualification
  • Organization meeting program

Follow up

  • Setting up a company : Doing the homework, choosing an entity status, picking a location, developing a business plan, finding a liaison or several, organizing the necessary documents, trademark the intellectual property, finding a bank, hiring staff, law and tax services, marketing and communication services

Find Expansion Financing

Raise funds | Financing | Guarantee

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).

Hire Talented People / Find a Job

Job Boards | V.I.E Program

V.I.E Program by Business France

Business France - The V.I.E enables businesses to give 18- to 28-year-old candidates a temporary assignment of between 6 and 24 months in a foreign country. The assignment can be renewed once, to match your specific needs.

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.

No contractual tie between the Company and the V.I.E, who is under the authority of the French Ministry in charge of foreign trade and as such, the V.I.E enjoys a public status within a protective framework.

Benefits for businesses :

  • No administrative formalities  to complete for personnel sent to work abroad
  • Financial incentives

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