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  • Who are we ?

Who are we ?

Midi-Pyrenees Expansion, created and funded by the Regional Council, plays a vital role in implementing regional economic policy and promoting the region’s attractiveness within France and abroad.

1. Our Services

Free of charge and respecting strict confidentiality, Midi-Pyrenees Expansion advises and assists businesses and communities seeking to develop in southwest France. Our ambition is to promote the creation of jobs and value in our region.

Assisting companies
Midi-Pyrenees Expansion offers customized services to companies wishing to set up or develop in the Midi-Pyrenees Region :

  • Information on economic catchment areas, human resources, R&D
  • Selection of available commercial land and buildings
  • Information on financial arrangements and assistance with subsidy applications
  • Introductions to potential industrial or financial partners
  • Support for international development
  • Participation in international trade fairs

Assisting Regional Zones

Midi-Pyrenees Expansion advises and supports communities and helps to define and develop their economic development projects, such as creation and extension of business zones, projects for business centers or incubators.

2. Our Skills

Business Set Up

  • Exploration and detection of projects in France and abroad
  • Receiving businesses seeking to locate in Midi-Pyrenees


  • Advice and support to communities for their infrastructure and reception projects (commercial real estate, business parks, etc.)
  • Assisting regional SMEs in international expansion
  • Monitoring firms in difficulty
  • Help in the search for financing and fundraising for SMEs/VSEs
  • Support to competitiveness clusters and business networks
  • Advising companies in Mechanical Engineering Valley


  • Revitalization of priority regional sectors
  • Promotion and marketing of the Regional Interest Zones network
  • Promoting Rezopep, the network of Midi-Pyrenees business incubators
  • Coordination of “Plan Entreprendre Midi-Pyrenees” for the creation, succession and takeover of businesses
  • Promotion of clusters such as Midi-Pyrenees Flavors, Midi-Pyrenees Well-Being and Automotech


  • Strategic plans and monitoring targeted sectors and areas
  • Analysis of economic change (DRIME mechanism, Economic Analysis Club)


  • Sectorial and regional marketing
  • Organization of pivotal events and business conventions (Aeromart Toulouse, Midinvest, Toulouse Space Show, etc.)
  • Organization of regional companies’ participation in national and international trade fairs (Aircraft Interiors, Anuga, Paris Air Show, Medica, Mobile World Congress, MRO, SIMI, etc.)

Do you have a project in France ?
Discover our region’s advantages !

Contact us !

Let’s meet on the following events :