InvestPR’s mission is to bring new capital investment and business to Puerto Rico. We facilitate the process of getting established on the island. Entrepreneurs, investors, and companies of all sizes use InvestPR to help them join the community of local businesses. In industries from bioscience to technology and professional services, Puerto Rico can help you transform.
Businesses that thrive from Puerto Rico do so on our people power. Our academic sector is one of the strongest in the region, producing some of the world’s most sought-after engineers. Companies tap into this human capital to innovate and scale. At 100 by 35 miles in dimension, Puerto Rico boasts a large concentration of world-class and accredited higher learning institutions.
Companies thrive in Puerto Rico thanks to the support they receive from the public and private sector, robust industry organizations and networks as well as professional organizations. Invest Puerto Rico ensures that you will be introduced to the right organizations.
Invest Puerto Rico does not work alone. We partner with experts that produce industry data and in-depth sector knowledge that empower you with intellectual capital to move your enterprise forward.
InvestPR works directly with all types of investment entities, including local and international hedge funds, private funds, venture capital, and opportunity zone funds. Our new investor platform easily connects issuers with investors to kick off meaningful endeavors. Learn more.
The island features myriad real estate facilities, including greenfield sites, warehouses, distribution centers, manufacturing locations, office towers, and start-up facilities. This real estate portfolio is supported by a network of architects, designers, developers, and plant managers committed to offering your business cost-effective services.
InvestPR can also connect you with the Puerto Rico Industrial Company’s (PRIDCO) portfolio of properties on the island. These facilities have solid foundations that can be retrofitted for lease at a below market rate.
Also, start-ups have the support of a robust business incubator/accelerator and shared workspace ecosystem. See the complete list here.
Invest Puerto Rico’s focus on attracting business prompts us to participate in local and international conferences to raise awareness of the island as a viable investment destination. Our role is always to position Puerto Rico in key markets as a competitive investment jurisdiction, highlighting the assets that the island offers.
The Single Business Portal (SBP) is the permit and tax incentive gateway to your new venture in Puerto Rico. It is a streamlined tool and resource for documents, permits, incentives, licenses, and related information. Professional service providers will be helpful in submitting applications through the SBP.
As a U.S. jurisdiction, doing business in Puerto Rico offers operational security, stability, and protections, so you can invest with confidence. The U.S. dollar is the official and only currency. All federal banking regulations also apply, backed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), with additional support for SMEs through the SBA. Federal law applies in Puerto Rico, including intellectual property and patent protection. In addition, U.S. regulatory agencies have jurisdiction over businesses in Puerto Rico, including the FDA, the USDA, the U.S. Department of Defense, and the U.S. Department of Transportation.
InvestPR is led by a team of top professionals with decades of successful economic development experience. Together they leverage their expertise in promoting the community as an attractive investment jurisdiction.