India has made a jump of 79 positions to 63 in 2019 from 142 in 2014 in World Bank’s Doing Business rankings. The World Bank has hailed India as one of the top 10 improvers for the third consecutive year. The Government of India is targeting US$ 1.4 trillion infrastructure investment over 2020-25 to enable economic growth. Switzerland is an ideal partner for India as it is amongst the leaders in the world in innovation, international competitiveness and environmental performance.
India provides a great opportunity for the Swiss SMEs sector to invest and grow.
The Embassy of India, Berne, has been promoting India as an active economic partner and investment destination for Swiss SMEs, which make up 99% of the Swiss companies. In line with this, the Embassy of India, Berne, launched the ‘Momentum in India: Swiss SMEs Programme’ (MISSP) to facilitate Swiss SMEs explore, enter, and expand in the Indian market.
The MISSP programme responds to the need for an organized platform dedicated to assist Swiss SMEs establish successful business models across the value chain in India. The Business support services provided by the MISSP programme to Swiss SMEs India entry/expansion strategy include the following :
a) Strategy consulting
c) Operational market entry support
d) Tax & legal support
e) Financial services
f) Project financing
g) Location services
h) Technology collaboration
i) Partner Search and Due diligence
MISSP Program Team
MISSP is implemented and monitored by the Indian Embassy in Berne.
MISSP Knowledge Partner
Responsible for the day-to-day management of the MISSP is T&A Consulting
More details can be found on: www.missp.ch