Why Scotland?

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Connect with Scotland's talented people

Our people and skills

You'll find a highly-educated and skilled workforce that is stable and dependable.

Once you're in Scotland, you can also take advantage of Scotland's close connections to the best academic institutions, both in Scotland and abroad.

Access to markets

Did you know that most key European cities are two hours away from Scotland? So locating your business in Scotland will give you easy access to some of the biggest markets in the world.

SDI have a global network of offices and we're here to help every step of the way.

Explore Scotland's strengths
Setting up in Scotland

Life in Scotland

You'll find a warm welcome in Scotland and an enviable standard of living.

You'll also get help from finding premises to accessing funding to grow your business. We'll ensure inward investment companies get the help, advice and connections they need to make the most of being in Scotland.

Infrastructure and connectivity

You'll find Scotland is brilliantly connected for business. Our transport links, digital networks, premises and facilities help business to thrive.

Steady infrastructure investment is driving down costs and improving productivity. And opening up investment opportunities too.

Light path over River Clyde at Finnieston