The Swiss Business Hub Turkey (SBH Turkey) is the Istanbul based representative of the official international trade and investment promotion agency Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE). Part of the Consulate General of Switzerland in Turkey, it is responsible for implementing Swiss export strategies in Turkey and for promoting Switzerland as a business location.

We support small and medium sized enterprises from Switzerland and Liechtenstein expanding their market presence in Turkey. We also provide free advice to Turkish organisations looking to create a subsidiary or establish partnerships in Switzerland. As part of the Consulate General of Switzerland and with close relationships to Swiss business and academic stakeholders, the SBH Turkey can draw on selected networks in both Switzerland and Turkey. With a client-centred attitude and the flexibility to offer bespoke services, the SBH Turkey is uniquely positioned to meet and support your business requirements.

The SBH Turkey provides support to most industries. Our specific areas of interest include, but are not limited to, life science (e.g., biotech, medtech, healthcare, cosmetics), luxury goods & food and infrastructure (e.g., construction, ICT, technoparks).

Export Promotion

The SBH Turkey is the point of contact for Swiss and Liechtenstein companies, which want to develop their business in Turkey.

Our locally well-established team will help you decide on a suitable market strategy for Turkey. We will prepare a service package based on your specific requirements and business priorities. We work with a wide network of local partners and industry experts. Examples of our services are:

  • Partner search
  • Fact Finding Mission (FFM)
  • Personnell Search
  • Legal Services
  • Consulting
  • Promotional events

Investment Promotion

The SBH Turkey is the first point of contact for local companies, managers, advisers and other interested parties wanting make investments in Switzerland.

We inform you about the advantages of Switzerland as a business location and offer you the following services:

  • Swiss economic and business structure
  • Local economic networks
  • Support in finding the right business or research partners in key Swiss industries

As part of our mandate on behalf of the Swiss Government (State Secretariat for Economic Affairs SECO), we work closely with the regional and cantonal business promotion agencies in Switzerland.


Are you looking to export or develop your business further in Turkey or are you interested in establishing a presence in Switzerland? Please contact us at:

swisshubSwiss Business Hub Turkey

Mehmet Yildirimli
Head of Swiss Business Hub Turkey
Consulate General of Switzerland
Esentepe Mah. Büyükdere Cad. 173
1.Levent Plaza A Blok Kat:3
TR-34394 Levent – Sisli – Istanbul

Tel: +90 (0) 212 / 283 12 82
Fax: +90 (0) 212 / 283 12 98
E-mail: [email protected]

Switzerland Global Enterprise Zürichsge
Stampfenbachstrasse 85
CH-8006 Zürich
Tel: +41 44 365 51 51
Fax: +41 44 365 52 21
E-mail: [email protected]