Developing activities and partnerships in Italy

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

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Business France offer customized support through a step-by-step approach, helping companies to expand their presence in Italy. 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.


The French Chamber of Commerce in Italy offers

Virtual office: registered address service and phone line in central Milan,

- Business Center (office space, meeting rooms and facilities)

- Company set-up assistance: a bespoke one-day program of individual meetings with local experts before setting up a company in Italy,

- Recruitment, human resources and payroll services 

- Access to French Chamber’s community, network and events

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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 Milan with VCs.

Hire Talented People / Find a Job

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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 Milan Job board

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

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