Recognising the beauty of the place, countless well-known companies have set up operations in the heart of the Lake Geneva region and world-leading training and research institutes have also made it their home. Olympic capital and headquarters to numerous international sports federations, Lausanne is also the global capital of sports administration.
A business centre
Global names such Philip Morris, Adecco, Logitech, Medtronic, Nespresso and Debiopharm—to name but a few—have chosen the Lausanne region as their ideal location.A business centre
Education, research and health
A long-standing university town, Lausanne is proud to host training institutions such as EPFL, the IMD, the Lausanne Hotel School and the University of Lausanne.Education, research and health
Business and leisure tourism
A popular tourist destination, Lausanne has seen the number of visitors rise as its economy grows. Business tourism currently accounts for 65% of visits.Business and leisure tourism
Delighted to have been recognised by the International Olympic Committee and awarded the prestigious title of Olympic Capital, Lausanne has become the global centre for sports administration.Sports administration