Greater Kuala Lumpur, The Regional Headquarters Location For Multinational Companies In Asia


InvestKL is focused at attracting large global multinationals such as Fortune 500 and Forbes 2000 companies, unicorns, fast growing and hidden champion type companies to establish their regional business, innovation and talent hubs in Greater KL, providing a gateway for these companies to grow their business in Asia.
InvestKL, an agency under the Ministry of International Trade and Industry, is an Investment Promotion Agency focused at attracting Fortune 500 and Forbes 2000 multinational companies, unicorns, fast growing and hidden champion type companies to establish their regional hubs and undertake regional activities in Greater Kuala Lumpur.

As Malaysia’s economically and commercially vibrant metropolis, Greater Kuala Lumpur serves as the ideal hub for MNCs in sectors such as oil, gas & energy, engineering services, consumer products, technology, Industry 4.0 and more.

InvestKL partners with various government agencies to attract MNCs from USA, Europe and Asia Pacific to conduct their regional business, innovation, talent hubs and high-value business services activities to enhance their company’s growth in Asia. 
Greater Kuala Lumpur as the regional hub in ASEAN
InvestKL is working towards promoting and positioning Greater Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, as an ideal destination for multinational companies to set up their regional business, innovation, talent hubs and high-value control tower type of operations to enhance their presence in the Southeast Asia region.

Greater Kuala Lumpur is Malaysia’s primary facilitator of trade, most economically vibrant and commercially important region for Multinational Companies in sectors such as oil, gas & energy, engineering services, healthcare, consumer products and supply chain. The city intends to become world-class metropolis and one of the world’s top investment destinations.

Renowned for its world-class infrastructure, Greater Kuala Lumpur serves as the preferred regional hub for investors to base their businesses and supervise activities along the value chain, with its investor-friendly business environment coupled with attractive tax activities. Greater KL’s formulas for success come from its many advantages, which include its business-friendly policies, well-developed infrastructure, quality of life and robust talent pool.
Fast-Track your Business with InvestKL
Getting Started - Fast-Track your Business with InvestKL
In Malaysia, these MNCs must fulfil the following criteria:
  • Local incorporation under the Companies Act 1965
  • A sizeable network of companies outside Malaysia which includes the parent company or its head office and related companies
  • Serve at least five related companies outside Malaysia
  • Substantial employment of highly qualified professionals, technical and supporting personnel
Our team of specialists are here to guide businesses in establishing their presence here, ensuring a facilitative and expedited process. We are pleased to aid investors through the investment process.
Specialised and Confidential Services
Specialised and Confidential Services
Setting up a business in Kuala Lumpur is easy and seamless with the assistance of InvestKL team specialists who are ever ready to help ensure a smooth and expedited process.

We are available to assist investors in any stage of the investment process.

Services provided including:

  • Collaborating in the formation of an effective business strategy for Greater KL, Malaysia and Asia
  • Formulating the most competitive fiscal package
  • Introducing investors to the various specialised business hubs in Greater KL
  • Providing post investment services
  • Proposing talent management programmes
  • Recommending the best investment location
  • Helping make investors feel "at home" in Greater KL with familiarisation programmes
  • Ensuring seamless transitions from investors’ current locations

    We can also direct your organisation to the appropriate channels to help fulfill the requirements of your business.

    We look forward to partnering with you to facilitate your organisation’s entry into Greater KL. For more information on how InvestKL can serve your investment needs, contact us at:

  • Office Address
    InvestKL Office
    16th Floor, Menara SSM@Sentral, No. 7, Jalan Stesen Sentral 5, 
    Kuala Lumpur Sentral, 50623 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
    +603 - 2260 2270

    +603 - 2260 2292