Investment Opportunities

Gran Canaria has been a powerhouse within Spain in both tourism and shipping & logistics, representing the fundamental European business hub in the Mid-Atlantic and West Africa. It constitutes a solid productive and exporting ecosystem for companies with global reach. The island is dotted with prime infrastructures, technology parks, research centres and a remarkable pool of talent. Shared public-private strategies have been enforced to support economic diversification and to sustain a more inclusive and sustainable growth, and ultimately re-shape the inner economics of Gran Canaria. These have helped the tapping of new investment opportunities in the following priority sectors:

IT and digital business

Global Service Centre

R&D projects

Logistics and port services

Renewable and offshore energy


Marine biotechnology and aquaculture

Audiovisual production

Digital creativity: animation, video games