Global Companies with Regional Headquarters in Singapore

Singapore has been known to be an attractive location for multinational companies to establish their regional headquarters in the Asia Pacific region due to its strategic location, access to skilled talent, ease of doing business, world-class infrastructure, and a stable economic and political system.

The following is a list of top multinational corporations that has established their regional headquarters in Singapore (Note: List is not exhaustive).

Company Country of




Nuscience Group Belgium Feed manufacturers
CIC France Financial services
Bosch Germany Automotive technology, industrial technology, building technology and consumer goods
Carl Zeiss Germany Optical systems, industrial measurements and medical devices manufacturer
Bayer AG Germany Pharmaceuticals and chemicals
BMW Germany Automotive
Deutsche Post DHL Germany Courier services
Actavis Ireland /

United States

Rakuten Japan E-commerce
Brother Industries Japan Printers, sewing machines, fax machines and computer-related electronics
Sony Corporation Japan Consumer electronics, gaming, entertainment and financial services
Panasonic Japan Electronics
Omron Japan Electronics
Bridgestone Japan Automotive, tire manufacturer
Philips Netherlands Consumer electronics, healthcare and lighting
Unilever Netherlands / United Kingdom Consumer goods
Xero New Zealand Cloud-based accounting software for SMEs
Roche Switzerland Pharmaceuticals and healthcare diagnosis
AdNovum Switzerland High-end software and security engineering
Novartis Switzerland Pharmaceuticals
Panalpina Switzerland Forwarding and logistics service provider
Ferring Pharmaceuticals Switzerland Pharmaceuticals
GlaxoSmithKline United Kingdom Pharmaceuticals
Aon United Kingdom Financial Services
Facebook United States Online social networking service
Twitter United States Online social networking service
LinkedIn United States Business-oriented social networking service
Microsoft United States Consumer electronics and computer software & services
Apple United States Consumer electronics and computer software & services
Google United States Internet-related services
Micron Technology Inc. United States Semiconductor devices
Pfitzer United States Pharmaceuticals
Walt Disney Company United States Mass media and entertainment conglomerate
Chevron United States Petrochemicals, oil, natural gas and geothermal energy products & services
Merck & Co. United States Pharmaceuticals
General Electric United States Aviation, healthcare, transportation, oil & gas, capital and automotive
Levi Strauss & Co. United States Clothing
Cisco Systems United States Networking equipment manufacturer
Procter & Gamble United States Consumer goods
General Motors United States Automotive
Archer Daniels Midland United States Food processing and commodities trading
Quintiles United States Biopharmaceuticals
UPS United States Courier services
Hewlett-Packard United States Consumer electronics and computer hardware, software & services
Electronic Arts United States Gaming developer and distributor
Cargill United States Agricultural commodities
Kimberly-Clark United States Paper-based consumer products
Donaldson United States Air filtration
Mondelez International United States Confectionary, food and beverage