The Second Foreign Investment Encounter of Bogota, organized to commemorate the eleventh year of Invest in Bogota, focused on foreign investment’s role in Bogota’s infrastructure projects.
Se estima que, en el 2016, los ingresos en inversión extranjera directa nueva (IED greenfield) y de expansión en Bogotá-Región fueron de US$1.993 millones, en más de 80 proyectos de empresas
From Bogota, Belatrix Software will serve the local market and customers in the United States, Canada and the UK.
Endava opened its first software production center in Bogota in July 2016, with a group of no more than 10 employees. Today, after eight months of operations in Bogota, is has 70 regular employees and 30 jobs immediately available.
The French company founded in 1976 and present in more than 30 countries opened its first store in Bogota on February 15.
Thanks to the initial investment of Castem, a Japanese company that manufactures high precision metal parts, other Japanese companies have shown interest in Bogota as a possible hub in Latin America.
The US company VOIQ plans to expand in Bogota because it believes that the Colombian capital has lots of "qualified regional talent and great cultural diversity," according to its director of operations, Jessica Taggart.