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​risingSUD is the ideal partner to help you locate your business to the South of France.

Published on 14 December 2021

risingSUD is the economic development agency for the Sud Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur Region. It was founded in 2014 by the Region, the State, the Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Banque des Territoires and Bpifrance.

risingSUD is the response to the new regional economic policy based on business growth and job creation.

Its objective is clear: as the Region's "armed wing" in the 8 sectors of excellence supported by the Regional Interest Operations, it mobilises its expertise and places innovation at the heart of its action in the service of the development and transformation of the sectors.

The agency's missions are to accelerate our businesses and help our territories grow.

Accelerating our businesses

  • Accelerating business growth
  • International business development

Growing our territories

  • Deploying Operations of Regional Interest (O.I.R.)
  • Investing in the South region



David Laurent

Tel : + 33 (0)4 96 17 07 40 / + 33 (0)7 62 90 79 33