Scottish Development International

Scottish Development International (SDI) is a joint venture between the Scottish Government, Scottish Enterprise and Highlands and Islands Enterprise and provides specialist international business development support to companies across Scotland.

Scottish Development International

We’re here to help foreign companies invest and thrive in Scotland, and local enterprises make the most of international trade and global markets.

SDI is the international arm of Scotland's enterprise agencies. If your company is considering Scotland, we can provide a full support service, whether it’s to invest, relocate, partner, trade or expand here.

From finance to premises, specialist advice to market information, there’s not much we don’t offer. All delivered via our 42 offices in 20 countries across the globe. So chances are there’s a Scottish expert you can speak to close by.

How we can help

Invest in Scotland - We can help your company make the most of the fantastic business opportunities available in Scotland.

Trade with Scotland - Products and services from Scotland are in demand around the world. We can identify the right suppliers and partners to help you do business with Scotland.

Export from Scotland - Whether its finding your key global markets or recruiting experts to help with the development of your international strategy, we'll put you in touch with the right people to help get you started.


SDI Headquarters
Atlantic Quay
G2 8LU

0141 228 2828