Shaping the Future of San Francisco as a Resilient Global City

GlobalSF is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to paving the way for international companies to locate, invest, and grow in the San Francisco Bay Area while helping locally-based companies expand into global markets.


Through a public-private partnership with the City and County of San Francisco’s Office of Economic and Workforce Development (OEWD), GlobalSF oversees the City’s ChinaSF, LatinSF and SFAsia initiatives.


Our Mission

Through our network and acumen in global business, government, and cultures, GlobalSF helps businesses thrive in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the globe.


Our Services

San Francisco sits at the cutting edge of the world's knowledge-based economy where our worker productivity is double the national average. The region produces more patents than anywhere else in the U.S. and attracts 36% of the nation's total venture capital investments.

For companies looking to locate in San Francisco, GlobalSF offers the following services, which are conducted confidentially and free of charge:

  • Global Network Access - Acces to public & private stakeholders including industry, government & community leaders.
  • Market Access & Site Location Assistance - Including referrals to service providers & navigating city permitting.
  • Personalized Introductions & 1:1 Matchmaking -  Introdutions and matchmaking with investors, strategic partners & clients.
  • End-to-End Advisory Services - Advisory services providing customized business development & marketing strategy.


1355 Market Street, Suite 488, San Francisco, California, 94103 US

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