What is corfo?

CORFO, is the Economic Development Agency of the Chilean Government. It depends from the Ministry of Economy, Development and Tourism. CORFO’s role is to promote entrepreneurship, innovation and competitiveness throughout the country. Its goal is to promote a society with more and better opportunities for all citizens, thus contributing to the Economic Development of Chile.



“Improve Chilean competitiveness and economic diversification, thus fostering investment, innovation and entrepreneurship. Strengthening technological skills and building human capital, to reach a sustainable and balanced territorial development for the country.


“Become a world class agency, achieving its mission’s purposes: an Agency able to articulate collaborative ecosystems and high growth potential industries, to help Chile reach the new Knowledge Economy of the XXI century.

Get in touch with us!

Juan Walker E. Liliana Ruiz Tagle
Deputy Director International Affairs Secretary
juan.walker@corfo.cl lruiztagle@corfo.cl
(56-2) 2631 8801 (562) 26318728

Work Areas

Our work is organized in five areas, each one with its own goals. Find out and discover what they can do for you!