The aim of the UK Business Centre Lille is to give concrete support to UK companies who are looking to build or expand their operations in France and in Europe. In practical terms this support includes – access to office space, English language helplines, regular events and information for entrepreneurs as well as a direct line into some broad business networks.
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Through our partnership with the Talent Garden coworking space, the UK Business Centre Lille is able to offer UK companies a free desk to work from in the heart of Lille’s business district for upto six months.
If you want to come and meet prospective clients, find distributors or partners, interview candidates or just study the market – you can do so through the UK Business Centre Lille. A desk in a bright and modern workspace, high speed internet access, meeting rooms are all included in this.
Members of the UK Business Centre Lille have access to dedicated English language helplines.
If you have a question, want to book desk for a forthcoming trip, need advice on employment law, taxation, company formation whatever then you can call or email.
Email helpline: firstname.lastname@example.org
Telephone helpline (from UK): 0203 907 6490
Telephone helpline (from France): 03 53 32 00 54
To support UK companies looking to build their sales and operation in France and Europe, the UK Business Centre Lille runs regular events. These are both in person and online events. They include market studies, workshops with service providers and subject matter experts, tailored site visits as well as general networking.
Please contact us to join the mailing list so we can keep you informed of what is coming soon.
Through the UK Business Centre Lille, UK companies have direct access into a broad network of industry experts, sector analysts, potential partners, service providers and subject matter experts.
Regional expertise can be found through the BCCI Lille, Nord France Invest, the international Chambers of Commerce for the Hauts de France region, the World Trade Center Lille and the Honorary Prosperity Consul for the UK in the region. At the same time, with our connections into the Department of Business & Trade team in Paris and others we can help you find the right people to help you across the whole of France. As they say, “it’s not what you know but who you know…”