Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency
The Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) operates under the supervision of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade with the objective to promote investments in Hungary.
HIPA offers end-to-end management consultancy services for foreign investors in a one-stop shop service approach, free of charge. The agency provides tailor-made information packages about the Hungarian business environment, the domestically-financed and European Union co-financed programs and funding opportunities.
HIPA recommends investment locations, organises site and reference visits, B2B events and meetings with experts. Upon request HIPA helps to identify and find suppliers. The agency is also actively involved in the preparation of government support of investments.
Furthermore HIPA organises international events to promote investments in Hungary and welcomes business delegations from all around the world. It handles its own project portfolio (Hungarian Investment Projects – HIP) certified by experts that contains projects awaiting foreign capital input. It also promotes re-investment of companies being already present in Hungary.