France is on its way to becoming Europe’s technology hub with the opening of Station F, the world’s largest startup incubator. The hub, situated on the banks of the Seine, will house over 1,000 startups. The project is being funded by billionaire Xavier Niel, a man who has done much to revolutionize French technology. Big companies like Facebook, Amazon, and Microsoft will mentor the startups. Those involved with the project envision a day when people will come from all over the world to launch their startup in Paris.
“An engineer by training, Rousset said the business climate for entrepreneurs in France had changed enormously since he graduated in 2009, thanks to the growing network of incubators.”
Rory Ramsden is a French property finder and buyer's agent working for high net worth private clients wishing to buy a chateau, manor or vineyard in the south west of France. He has lived in France for 8 years after spending time travelling the world on business.
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