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Open a Consulting Company in France

Updated on Wednesday 13th December 2017

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Open-a-consulting-company-in-FranceOne of the emerging industries which have had positive results this years is the consulting sector in France. Recent reports indicate that consulting companies have performed quite well as the number of individuals seeking consultancy services in order to set up a business has increased by 8.5%.

Both local and foreign investors are welcome to open consulting businesses in France, as there are no special requirements imposed in this industry. Our company formation agents in France can assist foreign enterprisers who want to set up companies in the consultancy sector.

How to incorporate a consulting business in France

All one needs to do in order to open a consulting company in France is to register one of the available business forms recognized by the Commercial Law and obtain the relevant licenses from the local authorities.

Even if there are no special licenses which must be obtained for offering consultancy, the difference will be made by the qualifications of the entrepreneur or the staff of the company. Promoting the French company’s activities will also play an important role in making the business visible and attracting customers.

Our company registration consultants in France can assist with the formation of a consulting business.

The most common types of services offered by consulting companies in France

According to the most recent surveys, the consulting market in France reached an annual turnover of 5.9 billion euros at the end of September 2017. Also, many of the local consulting companies offer their services abroad. The same reports indicate that most of the consulting companies here offered their services to businesses in the following economic sectors:

  • -          manufacturing;
  • -          healthcare;
  • -          insurance;
  • -          retail;
  • -          management.

However, accounting companies offering specialized consultancy services are popular in France.

Foreign investors who have just opened consulting companies in France can also join the Association of Management Consulting Firms which will offer them more visibility on the market.

If you are interested in opening a consulting firm and need assistance, do not hesitate to contact our French company formation advisors. We can help with the registration process with the Trade Register.


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Call us now at +33 9 73 22 01 51 to set up an appointment with our lawyers in Paris, France. Alternatively you can incorporate your company without traveling to France.

As a BridgeWest client, you will beneficiate from the joint expertize of local lawyers and international consultants. Together we will be able to offer you the specialized help you require for your business start-up in France.