Business Associations & Networking

Chambers of Commerce and networking groups in Geneva for expats and foreign businesses. Find a local business association or professional women's group for business networking events, workshops and seminars.

Geneva Communicators Network
BSCC - The British Swiss Chamber of Commerce
Independent business network whose aim is to promote British-Swiss business and to provide a range of professional business services. Regular events organised in Geneva, but also in Basel, Berne, Central Switzerland and Zurich.
Executives International
English-speaking, non-profit business-networking group providing opportunities for business discussion and interaction at monthly Forum Dinners, Panel Discussions, Networking Cocktails, etc., in a friendly atmostphere at various Lake Geneva venues.
PWN Geneva-Lausanne
Geneva and Lausanne chapter of the global Professional Women's Network which organises local events, mentoring and webinars for members.
International association for lawyers providing a forum for expertise in the field of international business law. Organises a variety of regular work and social events. At 10 route de Florissant, 1206 Geneva.
Swiss African Business Circle
B2B association promoting business and cultural links between Switzerland and Africa. 
World Trade Center Association Geneva
The focal point of local and foreign trade activities in the region. It brings facilities and services necessary to transact business and gives companies of all sizes access to international and local markets. At 29 Route de Pre-Bois, 1216 Cointrin.
Business and Professional Women (BPW) Lake Geneva
Association for business and professional women with branches throughout Switzerland. Regular networking and business events held in the Geneva region.
Career Women's Forum
Networking organisation with members of 25 different nationalities which encourages networking at local, national and international level through regular business and social events. 
British Swiss Chamber of Commerce
Independent business network with over 700 members whose aim is to promote British-Swiss business and to provide a range of professional business services.
IFMA - International Financial Management Association
Membership for Swiss Romande English speakers in accounting/financial & business mgmt field. Networking platform. Regular lunch meetings.
Canadian-Swiss Chamber of Commerce
Their mission is to facilitate contact and communication between corporations and individuals from Canada and Switzerland and to promote, develop and expand any type of commercial activity between the two nations.
Brits in Business
Networking group for British entrepreneurs in Geneva, but open to all British people and Anglophones in business.
Federation of Swiss business providing assistance, advice and information on free market trading in Switzerland. 
SPBA - Swiss Private Bankers Association
Association defending the professional interests and status of the Swiss private bankers. Also maintains favourable legal conditions for asset management in Switzerland. At 12 Rue du General-Dufour, 1204 Geneva.
Geneva Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Private association bringing together over 1,400 businesses from all industry sectors. Promotes its members through business networking and provides financial and legal advice. Open Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:00 and 13:30 to 16:30. At 4, bd du Thea...
American Citizens Abroad
Association created to provide information and to act on legislative concerns of Americans abroad. Offices based at 5, rue Liotard, 1202 Geneva.
IETA International Emissions Trading Association
Non-profit business organization establishing a functional international framework for trading in greenhouse gas emission reductions. At 24 Rue Merle-dAubigne, 1207 Geneva.
Geneva Press Club
Press club dedicated to journalists and for the promotion of information between Switzerland and worldwide. At Villa La Pastorale, 106 Route de Ferney, 1202 Geneve.
CVCI - International Link
The International Link section of the CVCI (Chambre Vaudoise du Commerce et de l'Industrie) organises activities and events specifically for international companies and employees. At 47 Avenue d'Ouchy, 1001 Lausanne.
STSA Swiss Trading & Shipping Association
Non-profit umbrella association representing companies involved in the shipping industry, trade finance and related services. 
OWIT Lake Geneva
Business, social and international network offering a wide range of professional networking opportunities to assist females in their professional development and connections with local communities.
S-GE Switzerland Global Enterprise
Organisation which promotes exports and investments in Switzerland helping clients to secure international business through its global network of experts. 
American International Club of Geneva
A club with 1200 members of diverse backgrounds, proposing a wide range of social and business activities. Office hours are Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 12:00 and 14:00 to 17:00. Address: Hotel Intercontinental, Case Postale 371, 1211 Geneva 19.
Geneva Environment Network
Network of non-governmental and private organisations coordinated by the UN environment programme. At 9-15 chemin des Anémones,1219 Châtelaine, Geneva.