The Vaud department is home to a large number of multinationals and big companies. The region offers a dynamic and attractive setting in the heart of Europe for entities from all over the world.
Nestlé is established in Vevey and Logitech, the leader in computer peripherals, in Romanel-sur-Morges. The big Swiss watches names (Audemars Piguet, Blancpain, Breget and Jaeger-LeCoultre) have conquered the world from the Vaud department.
In the region there are about 20 large foreign firms that have decided to establish themselves in the area. This includes Philip Morris, Tetra Pak, Medtronic, Ferring, Adecco, EDF, Beckman Coulter, Nissan International, Kudleski, Swissquote, Nespresso, Bombardier and many more. This presence of such companies is proof of attractiveness and competition throughout the region.