San Francisco

Since the 1990s, the city has been a centre of start-up internet companies – which has attracted capital investments reaching $4 billion. Nearby Silicon Valley is home to the headquarters of 39 of USA’s most lucrative companies as well as thousands of smaller start-ups. San Francisco’s Mission Bay is the USA’s flagship for innovation in the biotechnology industry and the city is leading the way in business related to pharmaceutical products, medical electronics and genetic engineering.

San Francisco hosts regional offices for New United Motor, Bechtel Group Inc., FirstAmerica Automotive Inc., Lucas Film Limited, DHL Worldwide Express and Levi Strauss & Co.

Previous San Francisco Global Graduates met employees at LinkedIn, Google, HP, Salesforce, management consultancies, and government bodies.