Global Offices

Our global offices comprise of a network of professionals available in or close to your local market, understanding your business environment as your organization look to Alberta as your next investment destination. The strength in Alberta’s connectivity to global markets ensures a seamless experience as the Invest Alberta team connects your business with industry, government partners and economic development organizations to start up or scale up in Alberta.

Global Offices

Alberta Office 

Suite 701, 10250-101 Street,
Edmonton, Alberta
Canada T5J 3P4

Beijing Office 

19 Dongzhimenwai Dajie
Chaoyang District, Beijing 100600
People’s Republic of China

Guangzhou Office

26/F, Taikoo Hui Tower 1, 385 Tianhe Road, Tianhe District
Guangzhou 510620 
People’s Republic of China

Hong Kong Office 

Suite 20, Centricity Flex, 18/F.,
Edinburgh Tower, The Landmark,
15 Queen’s Road Central, Central.
Hong Kong

Japan Office 

Level 8 Tri-Seven Roppongi
7-7-7 Roppongi,
Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032
Japan

South Korea Office 

21 Jeongdong-gil (Jeong-dong)
Jung-gu, Seoul, 04518
South Korea

New Delhi Office 

7/8 Shantipath, Chanakyapuri
New Delhi 110 021
India

Shanghai Office 

ECO City Building, 8th Floor
1788 Nanjing Xi Lu, Jing An District
Shanghai 200040
People’s Republic of China

Taiwan Office 

6F, No. 1 Song Zhi Road, XinYi District 
Taipei City 11047
Taiwan

United Kingdom Office 

Canada House
Trafalgar Square
London SW1Y 5BJ
United Kingdom

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Singapore

Montreal

Toronto

Vancouver

Houston

San Francisco

New York

Dubai

Dusseldorf

Beijing Office
Invest Alberta Beijing Office

Embassy of Canada
19 Dongzhimenwai Dajie
Chaoyang District, Beijing 100600
People’s Republic of China

Phone +86-10-5139 4000
Fax +86-10-5139 4465

Personnel in Beijing

Kevin Tsui
Managing Director, Greater China
kevin.tsui@investalberta.ca

Nan Ye
Investment Advisor, Beijing
nan.ye@investalberta.ca

Yifan Ding
Investment Advisor, Beijing
yifan.ding@investalberta.ca

Phoebe Huang
Investment Advisor, Beijing
tiantian.huang@investalberta.ca

The Beijing Office develops important business relationships and can help your company pursue your international business goals. Invest in Canada. Invest in Alberta.

The Beijing Office was established in 1999 and is housed within the Embassy of Canada in Beijing. The Beijing Office:

  • promotes trade and investment opportunities between Alberta and the People’s Republic of China, covering:
    Beijing, Gansu, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Henan, Inner Mongolia, Jilin, Liaoning, Ningxia, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shandong, Shanxi, Tianjin, Tibet, Xinjiang, Sichuan, Yunnan, Guizhou provinces and Chongqing Municipality;
  • creates a viable business environment for both large and small enterprises;
  • actively seeks cooperation with government and business entities to maximize Alberta’s opportunities;
  • serves priority sectors including energy, cleantech, environment, education, tourism, advanced industries, agriculture and forestry.

Services offered by the Beijing Office to Chinese businesses

  • connects businesses to Alberta suppliers of products, services and technologies
  • provides information on Alberta companies
  • provides information about Alberta’s economy, taxes and regulations
  • counsels prospective investors on investments in Alberta
  • helps businesses develop an agenda for business trips to Alberta

Services offered by the Beijing Office to Alberta businesses

  • provides market studies, market research reports and market intelligence on opportunities for selected products and services to help companies develop and execute their marketing plans
  • provides consultation on local business practices, culture and advice on language for Alberta firms wishing to do business in China
  • identify potential business partners and business introductions
  • provides referrals, appointments, meeting arrangements, hotel accommodations, arrangements for interpreters, etc.;
  • provides information and assistance for complying with Chinese trade laws and regulations

Our commercial officers are

  • fully bilingual;
  • experts in various segments of the Chinese economy;
  • up to date on the latest developments in Alberta;
  • able to help businesses connect with potential suppliers, customers, contacts, agents or distributors.
Guangzhou Office
Invest Alberta Guangzhou Office

Consulate General of Canada
26/F, Taikoo Hui Tower 1, 385 Tianhe Road, Tianhe District
Guangzhou 510620 
People’s Republic of China

Phone +86-20-8611-6164
Fax +86-20-8611-6198

Guangzhou Key Contacts

Kevin Tsui
Managing Director, Greater China
kevin.tsui@investalberta.ca

Chris He
Investment Advisor, Guangzhou
chris.he@investalberta.ca

The Guangzhou Office develops important business relationships and can help your company pursue your international business goals. Invest in Canada. Invest in Alberta.

The Guangzhou Office was established in 2016 and is located within the Consulate of Canada in Guangzhou. We serve the southern China region: Guangdong, Guangxi, Fujian, Hainan, Hunan and Jiangxi province.

The Guangzhou Office

  • facilitates and enhances trade and investment activities between Alberta and companies in southern China, focusing primarily on energy and clean tech, advanced industries, agriculture and forestry, education, tourism and culture;
  • provides support to Alberta businesses in identifying opportunities in southern China;
  • assists companies in southern China to identify investment opportunities in Alberta;
  • introduces companies in southern China to potential partners.

Services the Guangzhou Office offers Alberta businesses

  • consultation on local business practices and advice on language and cultural considerations for Alberta firms looking to do business in southern China
  • assistance in identifying potential business partners, business introductions and referrals
  • assistance with establishing partnerships with companies in the Greater China region

Services the Guangzhou Office offers companies in southern China

  • information on Alberta’s economy, taxes and regulations
  • investment-related consultation on Alberta’s industry expertise and opportunities
  • assistance with establishing bi-lateral contacts
  • provide companies in southern China with market and other investment-related information about Alberta
Hong Kong Office
Invest Alberta Hong Kong Office

Suite 20, Centricity Flex, 18/F.,
Edinburgh Tower, The Landmark,
15 Queen’s Road Central, Central.
Hong Kong

Phone +852-2528-4729

Hong Kong Key Contacts

Kevin Tsui
Managing Director, Greater China
kevin.tsui@investalberta.ca

Joanna Chan
Investment Advisor, Hong Kong
joanna.chan@investalberta.ca

The Hong Kong Office develops important business relationships and can help your company pursue your international business goals. Invest in Canada. Invest in Alberta.

The Hong Kong Office serves as a link for Alberta companies wishing to access the markets in Hong Kong as well as mainland China and the wider Asia Pacific. The Hong Kong commercial team concentrates on fostering trade, investment and innovation partnerships in this key Asian hub city, and in supporting Alberta enterprises and stakeholders to capitalize on Hong Kong’s unique attributes as a gateway to, and from, China and the broader Asian region.

The Hong Kong Office provides the following services

  • business introductions, networking, referrals and identification of potential business partners
  • market studies, market research reports and market intelligence on opportunities for selected products and services
  • consultation on local business practices, trade regulations and protocols
  • logistics support, such as meeting arrangements, hotel bookings and arranging interpreters
Japan Office
Invest Alberta Japan Office

Level 8 Tri-Seven Roppongi
7-7-7 Roppongi,
Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032
Japan

Phone +81-3-6629-3761
Fax +81-3-6629-3762

@alberta_japan
@albertajapanoffice

Japan Key Contacts

Gregory Baker
Managing Director, Asia (ex China)
greg.baker@investalberta.ca

Michael Couch
Investment Advisor, Japan
michael.couch@investalberta.ca

Norihiro Saito
Investment Advisor, Japan
norihiro.saito@investalberta.ca

Mary Beth Takao
Investment Advisor, Japan
marybeth.takao@investalberta.ca

The Japan Office develops important business relationships and can help your company pursue your international business goals. Invest in Canada. Invest in Alberta.

It is often said that Japanese business is relationship-driven. Personal contacts and introductions are essential to establishing solid business relationships. The Invest Alberta Japan Office is in Japan to increase the prospects for Alberta businesses to succeed in this market and to drive Japanese investment into Alberta.

  • The Japan Office works with Alberta companies to find customers for their products, partners for their projects and investors for their businesses.
  • The Japan Office supports Japanese companies that want to source Alberta products, services or technologies and identifies investment opportunities. 

Services offered by the Japan Office to Japanese businesses

  • provides information on Alberta’s economy, taxes and regulations
  • provides information on Alberta companies
  • connects Japanese business to Alberta suppliers of products, services and technologies
  • counsels prospective investors on opportunities in Alberta
  • helps develop tailored agendas for business trips to Alberta 

Services offered by the Japan Office to Alberta businesses

  • provides market studies, market research reports, and market intelligence on opportunities for select products and services
  • consults on local business practices and provides advice on language and culture
  • identifies potential business partners and makes business introductions
  • makes arrangements for meetings, and interpreters
  • supplies information and assistance related to compliance with Japanese trade laws and regulations
  • offers access to boardroom meeting facilities for conferences and presentations; internet access, whiteboard and audio-visual presentation equipment included

Our fully bilingual office

  • fosters core industry networks;
  • shares market intelligence;
  • promotes business, culture and education exchanges;
  • offers commercial officers who are specialists in various segments of the Japanese economy;
  • provides advice and assists with making the necessary introductions and arrangements to meet potential customers, contacts, agents or distributors.
South Korea Office
Invest Alberta South Korea Office

Embassy of Canada
21 Jeongdong-gil (Jeong-dong)
Jung-gu, Seoul, 04518
South Korea

Phone +82-2-3783-6000
Fax +82-2-3783-6144

@AlbertaInKorea

South Korea Key Contacts

Gregory Baker
Managing Director, Asia (ex China)
greg.baker@investalberta.ca

Ja-Young Won
Investment Advisor, South Korea
jayoung.won@investalberta.ca

Kee-Young Chang
Investment Advisor, South Korea
kee-young.chang@investalberta.ca

The South Korea Office develops important business relationships and can help your company pursue your international business goals. Invest in Canada. Invest in Alberta.

The South Korea Office was established in 1988 for the purpose of promoting greater trade and business relations between the Province of Alberta in Canada and the Republic of Korea.

Korean business is relationship-driven. Personal contacts and introductions are essential to establishing solid business relationships.

The South Korea Office can help Alberta companies establish Korean business relationships by

  • identifying potential business partners;
  • providing business introductions, referrals and appointments; organizing meetings and mission logistics; and arranging for interpreters;
  • providing advice on Korean language, cultural considerations and business practices;
  • providing information and assistance about compliance with Korean government trade laws and regulations;
  • providing market intelligence on opportunities for selected products and services to assist with the development and execution of marketing plans;
  • promoting Alberta businesses and joint Alberta-Korea business and trade projects

The AKO supports Korean businesses by

  • providing advice on Alberta business practices and protocol;
  • identifying potential business partners;
  • gathering and providing market intelligence and identifying emerging business opportunities for business and investors;
  • promoting joint Alberta-Korea business and trade projects;
  • assisting Korean businesses visiting Alberta.

The AKO is conveniently located in the Embassy of Canada in the heart of Seoul. As a result, Alberta has access to the federal government personnel and expertise in all major economic sectors, as well as the political and cultural components of trade related activities.

How to get to the Alberta Korea Office: 
New Delhi Office
Invest Alberta New Delhi Office

High Commission of Canada
7/8 Shantipath, Chanakyapuri
New Delhi 110 021, India

Phone +91-11-4178-2557
Fax +91-11-4178-2041

@albertainindia

New Delhi Key Contacts

Gregory Baker
Managing Director, Asia (ex China)
greg.baker@investalberta.ca

Sudhiranjan Banerjee
Investment Advisor, New Delhi
sudhiranjan.banerjee@investalberta.ca

The New Delhi Office develops important business relationships and can help your company pursue your international business goals. Invest in Canada. Invest in Alberta.

The New Delhi Office promotes Alberta’s business interests in India, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, attracts investment to the province and informs local stakeholders of Alberta’s key sectors and international priorities.

Services offered by the New Delhi Office to Alberta businesses

  • facilitating connections for Alberta businesses in India through strategic market intelligence, support at trade shows and events, and assistance with business introductions and establishing key contacts
  • advocating for Alberta’s interests in key Indian markets
  • promoting Alberta as a preferred investment destination
  • showcasing Alberta businesses’ innovation and capabilities

Services offered by the New Delhi Office to Indian businesses

  • facilitating connections between appropriate local contacts and potential Alberta partners;
  • assisting with organizing incoming visits to Alberta
  • providing up-to-date information on relevant policies and Alberta investment opportunities
  • helping Indian companies understand the framework for doing business in Alberta and Canada
Shanghai Office
Invest Alberta Shanghai Office

Consulate General of Canada
ECO City Building, 8th Floor
1788 Nanjing Xi Lu, Jing An District
Shanghai 200040
People’s Republic of China

Phone +86-21-3279-2897
Fax +86-21-3279-2801

Shanghai Key Contacts

Kevin Tsui
Managing Director, Greater China
kevin.tsui@investalberta.ca

Iris (Ying) Luo
Investment Advisor, Shanghai
yingiris.luo@investalberta.ca

The Shanghai Office develops important business relationships and can help your company pursue your international business goals. Invest in Canada. Invest in Alberta.

The Shanghai Office was established in 2010 and is located within the Consulate of Canada in Shanghai. The Shanghai Office serves the eastern China region (Shanghai, Jiangsu, Zhejiang, Anhui and Hubei).

The Shanghai Office

  • facilitates and enhances trade and investment activities between Alberta and Chinese companies;
  • provides support to Alberta businesses in identifying opportunities in eastern China;
  • helps Alberta businesses establish partnerships with companies in the Greater China region;
  • assists Chinese companies to identify investment opportunities in Alberta;
  • introduces Chinese companies to potential partners;
  • provides Chinese companies with market and other investment-related information about Alberta.

Services the Shanghai Office offers to Alberta businesses

  • consultation on local business practices and advice on language and cultural considerations for doing business in eastern China
  • assistance in identifying potential business partners, business introductions and referrals

Services the Shanghai Office offers to Chinese businesses

  • information on Alberta’s economy, taxes and regulations
  • investment-related consultation on Alberta’s industry expertise and opportunities
  • assistance with establishing bi-lateral contacts

Taiwan Office
Invest Alberta Taiwan Office

Canadian Trade Office in Taipei
6F, No. 1 Song Zhi Road, XinYi District 
Taipei City 11047
Taiwan

Phone +886-2-8789-2006
Fax +886-2-8789-1878

Taiwan Key Contacts

Gregory Baker
Managing Director, Asia (ex China)
greg.baker@investalberta.ca

Li-an Chen
Investment Advisor, Taiwan
lian.chen@investalberta.ca

The Taiwan Office develops important business relationships and can help your company pursue your international business goals. Invest in Canada. Invest in Alberta.

The Taiwan Office was established in 1988 to develop and strengthen business relationships and cultural exchanges between Alberta and Taiwan.

The Taiwan Office plays a bridging role for both Alberta and Taiwan businesses and organizations. The Taiwan Office:

  • enhances trade and investment activities and cultural exchanges between the two regions;
  • supports the Alberta public/private sectors in identifying business opportunities in Taiwan;
  • helps Alberta businesses establish partnerships with Taiwan companies in the Greater China region (including Taiwan, mainland China and Hong Kong);
  • helps Taiwan companies identify investment opportunities and introduces them to potential partners in Alberta;
  • provides market and investment related information in relation to both Alberta and Taiwan companies.

Since 1993, the Taiwan Office has been co-located with the Canadian Trade Office in Taipei. It provides:

  • information intelligence;
  • logistical advice and information to delegates visiting from Alberta;
  • assistance for special events and programs related to trade, investment, tourism and education promotion.

Services the Taiwan Office offers Alberta businesses

  • consultation on local business practices and advice on language and cultural considerations to Alberta firms looking to do business in Taiwan
  • assistance in identifying potential business partners, business introductions, referrals and appointments, and meeting arrangements
  • assistance in planning business trips to Taiwan and other travel logistics

Services the Taiwan Office offers Taiwan businesses

  • information on Alberta’s economy, industry and products
  • assistance with establishing bi-lateral contacts
  • investment related consultation and information on Alberta’s economy, taxes and regulations
  • assistance with developing programs for business visits to Alberta
  • ATO works on a broad range of sectors, including the following priority sectors:
    • Advanced Industries
    • Agriculture and Forestry Cluster
    • Energy, Clean Technology and Environmental Services
    • Education and Tourism Cluster
    • Science and Technology Partnership
United Kingdom Office
Invest Alberta United Kingdom Office

Embassy of Canada
High Commission of Canada
Canada House
Trafalgar Square
London SW1Y 5BJ
United Kingdom

Phone
From UK:
020-7004-6040
From Canada:
011-44-20-7004-6040

@Alberta_UK

EMEA Key Contacts

Klaus Büttner
Managing Director, Europe, Middle East, Africa (EMEA)
klaus.buttner@investalberta.ca

Cameron Branston
Investment Advisor, United Kingdom
cameron.branston@investalberta.ca

The United Kingdom Office develops important business relationships and can help your company pursue your international business goals. Invest in Canada. Invest in Alberta.

The United Kingdom Office works to build stronger, mutually beneficial economic ties between Alberta, the United Kingdom and other parts of Europe. The office helps citizens and businesses of Alberta and the UK that are interested in pursuing trade and business relationships, while also representing provincial interests with the European Union and European parliament. 

The United Kingdom Office promotes Alberta by

  • providing strategic market intelligence;
  • promoting Alberta as a preferred investment location;
  • promoting Alberta businesses and their capabilities;
  • assisting with business introductions, referrals and networking opportunities;
  • offering business practice and protocol advice;
  • representing Alberta’s interests to key European political and business decision-makers.

The United Kingdom Office is a Charter Member of the Canada UK Chamber of Commerce.

United Kingdom Trade Portal

The UK Department of International Trade has launched a trade portal for exporters to the UK. Learn about: 

  • product-specific standards and regulations
  • duty and VAT to pay
  • Tariff Codes
  • duty relief schemes
  • if an import licence is needed
  • your UK commodity code, for example if you do your own import declarations

Visit the UK Trade Portal

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