Why invest in Kaunas?

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  • Key sectors in Kaunas are MedTech, IRT, MRO and Automotive components, while the developing sectors in Kaunas are GameDev, Medical Tourism and also Startups. For more information on investment in Kaunas please visit http://kaunasin.lt/why-kaunas/about-kaunas/

    Company name Investor country Established Functions
    Valeant Canada Since 16 July 2013, AB Sanitas has been fully owned by the Canadian company Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. Manufacture of pharmaceutical preparations
    nielsen_and_nielsen Denmark 2011 Finance Accounting
    Danplastas Denmark 2003 The production of windmill generator components from fiberglass
    MICRO MATIC Denmark 2004 Manufacture of other taps and valves
    Grant Thornton Rimess Estonia 2013 Audit, Assurance, Accounting, Outsourcing, Tax, Legal, Financial Advisory
    Nortal Estonia 2005 IT Services
    Leinonen Finland 1996 Accounting, tax and law services
    Fazer Finland 2002 Manufacture of bread, manufacture of fresh pastry goods and cakes
    Finnfoam Finland 2010 Manufacture of reliable thermal insulation
    Fortum Finland 2014 Energetics
    PEIKKO Finland 2006 Manufacture of metal structures and parts of structures
    Festo Germany 1992 Supplier of automation technology and the performance leader in industrial training and education programs
    HI-STEEL Germany – Lithuania 1994 Forging, pressing, stamping and roll-forming of metal; powder metallurgy
    Ryanair Ireland 2011 – 2013 Aviation
    Carlo Gavazzi Italy 2003 Manufacture of wiring devices
    Gruppo Fos Lithuania (till 2013 – Germany-Lithuania) 2000 Metalworking
    Dematic Kaunas Luxembourg 2008 Intelligent intralogistics and material handling solutions, systems, and technology
    Northcliffe lighting United Kingdom 2004 Manufacture of electric lighting equipment
    Unicall Norway 2004 Contact Center
    Jotron Norway 2001 Manufacture of electronic components
    Kitron Norway 2001 Electronics manufacturing
    Runway Kaunas Scandinavia 2006 Business process outsourcing services provider
    Lintel Sweden 1992 Contact Center services
    Transcom Sweden 2007 Contact Center
    KB Components Sweden 2004 Manufacture of other plastic products
    Pelly Sweden 2005 Manufacture of wire products
    Callcredit United Kingdom 2012 IT Services for Head Office
    Hewlett-Packard United States 2009 IT Services
    Intermedix United States 2014 IT, F&A, Operations support
    Virtustream United States 2013 Enterprise – Class Cloud Software and Services
    Bentley Systems United States 2015 Computer Systems & Software (Development), Software consultancy and supply
    Devbridge Group United States 2011 International software design and development
    Littelfuse United States Littelfuse acquired ACCEL, of Vänersborg, Sweden, in 2012 Manufacture of electrical and electronic equipment for motor vehicles
    Mondelez Lietuva Production United States – Switzerland 1993 Manufacture of cocoa, chocolate and sugar confectionery
    „Peikko has selected Kaunas mainly due to the good location, relatively short distance to Nordic counties and skilled people availability in the market.“

    Andrius Surantas

    Managing Director


    „Kaunas was a natural fit for us because of its young, educated and motivated people. We can only share our positive experiences in establishing our business here.“

    Lukas Jankauskas

    Vice President & Director



    „Existing clients‘ portfolio and strong faith in the growth of Kaunas city, has let us to do business here. It is great that day after day we feel a bigger interest from investors to establish and develop business in Kaunas area.“

    Zita Merkeliene

    General Manager



    „The technology investment opportunities in Lithuania and in Kaunas in particular are tremendous. Virtustream has had great success in finding highly qualified talent out of a growing pool of young technologist coming out of KTU and other Universities. We have also had the pleasure of working with a few local school and civic organizations on a volunteer basis and everyone has welcomed us with open arms. Kaunas is very pro business and KTU in particular has made heavy investments in creating a working environment that fosters creativity and helps to incubate new start ups. This was one of the main attractions to Kaunas for us.“

    Van Williams

    CIO and Chief of Product Engineering

    May Kaunas City always remain the symbol of Lithuanian strength. 07/03/98

    Former President of Lithuania Valdas Adamkus


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