High educational standards, a stable employment market, multilingual skills of most employees, proximity to universities – all these factors contribute to the attractiveness of the region on a global level. And of course, the geographic position in the heart of Europe is another advantage.
Uwe E. Jocham Senior Vice President and General Manager
The region has excellent infrastructure in a wonderful setting in the heart of Europe, with inhabitants that are simultaneously open and hard-working. Moreover, good relations with the cantonal authorities make it possible to do business in a way that is both pragmatic and effective.
Peter Brabeck-Letmathe Chairman of the Board of Directors
We wanted to find the best location for the kind of research that we do […]. Switzerland gave us access to world class resources in terms of biological research.
Achin Gupta Executive Vice President & Business Head Europe
Being located in Biel/Bienne means not only that we can communicate in French but also that we have a privileged access to the German culture. This is useful when specifying products and software which have to suit to the German habits. This area is a bridge between German and Mediterranean Europe.