The Foreign Investors Association (FIA) is a non-profit and non-political association from the Republic of Moldova, founded in September 2003 by eight foreign investors, with the support of the OECD, within the framework of a project that aimed to stimulate the reforms and the improvement of the business environment in the Southeastern European countries.

FIA represents:

  • The first and the only business Association, representing Foreign Direct Investments;
  • Members with an impeccable reputation and a strong presence on the Moldovan market;
  • A firm commitment in promoting reforms for a healthy investment environment, attracting foreign investments in the Republic of Moldova economy and an open dialogue with public authorities;
  • A unique alliance of the biggest and the most prestigious strategic investors of the country, out of the politics and competition.

The Association ​​brings together 25 members from 14 countries – the largest companies with foreign capital in Moldova, which have created over 21,000 jobs. The total volume of investments – 2 billion 300 million euros, wich is almost 18,2% of th Moldovan GDP, in all the areas of Moldova’s economy: agriculture, automotive, wine-making, petroleum, telecommunications and IT, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, banking, distribution, insurance, consulting and audit, etc. The Association has investors from: Austria, Germany, France, Ireland, United Kingdom, Hungary, Bulgaria, Romania,  Kazakhstan, Turkey, Japan, Azerbaijan, Cyprus and China.


The main mission of the Association is to facilitate the dialogue between relevant decision makers and foreign investors in order to create a sound environment for the foreign direct investment.