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GZA annual result 2021

On this page, you can find all information and documents related to the 2021 annual result of Greater Zurich Area Ltd (GZA). Most documents are only available in German.


125 successful investment projects create 582 new jobs

To the press release with the most important facts and figures

1,843 new jobs are planned for the next five years.

Above pre-Corona level

After the pandemic-induced decline in establishments in the previous year, more companies were established in 2021 than before the crisis.

Technologies of the future

Most companies come from innovative technologies: Information and communication technologies (42), life sciences (25), machinery industry (incl. cleantech, 18) and financial services (13).

Settlements by source

The 42 successful settlements in 2021 represent almost a doubling (+91%). The two most important country markets in Europe - Germany (+4*) and Italy (+5) also increased significantly.

GZA Perspektiven 2021

(only in German)

Download the annual report

To the annual report as PDF with facts, figures, comments and selected highlights (in German)

59% of all settlements come from direct acquisitions or recommendations from strategic partners.


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Sabine Müller
Head of Marketing and Communications
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Christian Lüscher
Senior PR and Communications Manager

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