Global Location & Expansion Services

Making big decisions comes with the territory.

Ulrich Schmidt

Ulrich Schmidt

Principal, State & Local Tax, KPMG US

+1 267-256-2786

Taking your business to new places? We'll help.

A global expansion or relocation project is one of the most difficult undertakings a company can make, involving big decisions, major investments of money and time, and risks of many kinds.

Find your destination

KPMG's Global Location and Expansion Services (GLES) group was created to help companies locate and establish new operations around the world--designed around their business structure and strategy, with sensitivity to their day-to-day operations.

We can assist you by:

  • Bringing together one of the largest available globally directed, multi-disciplined groups of location and expansion professionals
  • Providing experience in a broad range of industries, from manufacturing to distribution, R&D to shared services
  • Focusing on offering services that can help provide savings, both tax and non-tax related

How do we work?

  • We confer with you to design an approach that addresses the strategic objectives and requirements of a facilities project. 
  • We can assist in all phases of the process, from site selection and logistic analysis to incentives and credits enhancement in all types of relocation, development or expansion projects.

No matter what kind of assistance you need or stage of the location or expansion process you have reached--from strategic planning to location analysis and site selection, from business incentives assistance to project implementation—the KPMG GLES team can help you get where you want to go.