POITOU-CHARENTES IS A GREAT PLACE TO DEVELOP BUSINESS
In Poitou-Charentes, we don’t have a big metropole but 4 main cities which all have developed expertises on different and complementary domains. Since April 2019, Angoulême, La Rochelle, Niort and Poitiers have been labelled as French Tech Atlantic Valley.
- With the presence of many Videogames studios, and big Industries, Angoulême is a reference for the Creative and Cultural Industries, and also the Industry of Future.
- La Rochelle, which is a main touristic city, has also developped a powerful startup ecosystem around the Sea technology, Food & Biotech.
- Known as the 2nd main financial place in France, Niort hosts the main French Insurances companies and attracts all the Insurtech startups willing to work with the historical actors.
- Also called the French Capital of Education, Poitiers have a strong Edtech ecosysteme and intends to develop it in the next years.