Planning to expand abroad?

With our support in international entity setup, HR, payroll, accounting, tax and compliance you can expand and thrive abroad with confidence

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Where are you looking to set up?

Our teams and expertise cover over 150 countries

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Hiring personnel overseas?

Recruiting abroad doesn’t have to be a nightmare. We can meet your needs quickly, cost-effectively and meet all local HR legal requirements

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Welcome to Blueback Global

Your gateway to going global. There’s a world of opportunity out there. But global expansion has its challenges, too. Your legal, finance, accounting and HR teams will be operating in an unfamiliar environment – and you’ll need answers to some crucial questions:

  • Where do I start when planning international expansion?
  • What entity set up would be right for our needs?
  • What are my options for recruitment in foreign countries?
  • What’s the best way to keep track of compliance and risk mitigation?
  • How can I be sure of accurate financial reporting?
  • Can I achieve our growth aspirations without adding internal headcount?

With Blueback Global, you can grow and manage your international business with confidence

Since 2013 Blueback Global has helped dozens of companies, from start-ups to major players, to expand their businesses across all continents. Here are some examples.

Indian expansion for financial services software company

Blueback provides provide accounting, payroll, HR and compliance support for 70+ expat employees in India, with monthly financial reports to HQ.

New York based software company deals with 20+ vendors in seven countries

We deliver accounting, payroll, HR and compliance support services for all seven countries, providing a single point of contact in place of the previous 20+ and saving managers valuable time.

Cybersecurity firm winds down in China

We managed a smooth termination of employee contracts, helping the company negotiate for mutually agreeable settlement terms, and de-registered the entity within four months (less than half the normal time).

San Francisco company expands into Asia and Australia

We processed work permit applications for Japan, Australia, and Singapore, and helped win appeals for applications that were initially denied.

Silicon Valley-based software company seeks to expand into the Middle East

Our client needed to employ staff in Israel, Dubai and Saudi Arabia. We helped our client assess their requirements and objectives, which led to their decision to set up entities in Israel and in Dubai. Blueback also supports the company’s monthly accounting, VAT reporting, payroll and compliance requirements in both countries.

Multimedia hardware company hires a foreign-domiciled employee

Although without a registered entity in Singapore, the company was still able to hire the employee, via our International Outsourced Employer Services.

Simplify your approach to global expansion

Our International Entity and Outsourced Employer Services can eliminate the time-consuming, complex issues that occur when entering or expanding in international markets. In partnership with your leadership teams, we provide timely, compliant and efficient management of your resources. Reducing risks, maintaining compliance and saving cost.

Entity Accounting & Reporting
  • Accounting and reporting
  • Corporate tax | VAT | Indirect tax
  • HQ reporting
Entity and Business Registration
  • Entity and business license registration
  • Tax and employer registration
  • Bank account setup
International Payroll
  • Payroll
  • Social Security
  • Withholding and payroll tax submission
International Business Advisory
  • International HR advice
  • International accounting advice
  • International tax advice
International HR Services
  • Employment contract and benefits setup
  • Leave tracking and benefits admin
  • Foreign country work permit
International Statutory Compliance
  • Licence renewal and entity annual returns
  • Payroll and employment law compliance
  • Tax, financial reporting and compliance

International Outsourced Employer Services

International Contractor Support
  • Draft locally-compliant agreements
  • Set up and manage contractors
  • Facilitate payments to contractors
International Employer Services
  • Fully outsourced HR
  • Employer of record
  • Employee benefits setup and admin

Blueback Global’s approach

Service that’s tailored to your needs

Understanding your needs

After in-depth consultation, we’ll tailor a scope of work to your organisation’s specific needs.

Tailored solutions

International expansion can be complex, but we have the experience to find the simplest solutions. We offer all our services on an à la carte basis, so you only pay for what you need.

No lock-in

All the services we provide are available either on demand, or on a month-to-month basis. There is no lock-in period and no restrictive terms and conditions. We simply request one to two months’ notice of contract termination for a smooth transition.

To every Blueback client we offer

Great Client Experience
Single Point of Contact
Unparalleled Global Perspective

SINGLE POINT OF CONTACT

We provide a single point of contact, thus eliminating the time-consuming management of multiple contacts in each of your overseas locations.

Every Blueback Global client has a dedicated account executive with deep in-market experience. As your single point of contact, they’ll simplify communications and provide a proactive approach to your account.

Value to you
- Single contact for project and international location status updates
- Proactive partner to develop project plans and anticipate next steps
- Minimises vendor management time
- Efficient communication and status reporting
- Focus on efficiency and simplicity

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GREAT CLIENT EXPERIENCE

By providing the support services you need, we free your people to focus on their strengths. Our problem-solving, can-do approach gives our clients confidence and certainty.

Every client is unique. So, Blueback Global invests time in understanding your business objectives. Our support services are flexible and transparent. We deliver only what you need — reliably, efficiently, and cost-effectively.

Value to you
- Complementary assessments to understand your needs and develop a clear plan
- A la carte services; choose and use only what you need
- On demand and month-to-month provisioning; no long-term commitments
- Full phone and email access to account team

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UNPARALLELED GLOBAL PERSPECTIVE

Our experts support client operations in all continents

With offices in California, London, Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia, Blueback Global has an in-depth understanding of many global markets. This experience helps our clients to plan, navigate and execute international expansion smoothly and seamlessly.

Value to you
- Global team provides in-depth local understanding and trend monitoring
- Fewer new-market unknowns
- Understanding of compliance, reporting, labour and legal requirements by sub-market
- Opportunity for local, in-person interface where needed
- Network of local teams to support you in all your locations

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They say

Recognition inspires greater success

“Blueback Global’s international operations team brought to our attention a lot of risk factors that we may not have otherwise considered as we grew internationally, and they recommended practical solutions to mitigate the risks. This has been extremely valuable in helping us proactively deal with issues and avoid surprises.”

TIFFANY ASH

VP Operations - Tableau, Inc.

“International business is complex, especially in Switzerland; you guys made it so easy for us!”

ED GRABSCHEID

Vice President of Finance & Administration, Atlona

“Blueback Global has been instrumental in helping us manage our operations in Asia. They are knowledgeable, reliable, organized, and efficient. We work with many consultants, but Arden and his team are some of the best. We simply would not have been able to successfully run our operations in Asia without them.”

KYLE OZAWA

Director of Business Operations, Invoice2go

“Incredibly responsive, knowledgeable, and easy to work with, Blueback Global handled every aspect of establishing our operation in China.”

ROB ROVETTA

VP Product Management, Quantance Inc.

“Straightforward advice, extremely knowledgeable in all areas of expertise, quick response when an issue arises, always available no matter where in the world, I trust Blueback Global completely”

KAREN MARIE FELIZ

Vice President of Supply Ecosystems, Aggrigator, Inc.

“The Blueback team is our go-to resource for international corporate activities. They are great partners who are able to help us get to the right answer, quickly.”

Michael Cain

VP Finance, Adara Inc.

“Blueback Global is just what a growing startup needs. They are efficient and flexible. I especially like that they will be able to advise and support us as we grow and add employees in other countries around the world.”

ANN CARNEY NELSON

Chief Operating Officer - Inpria, Inc.

“Blueback Global is a trusted partner in all employment and payroll related topics internationally. Wonderful to work with and always super responsive to our needs.”

MATT SCHMUECKER

Controller, Mixpanel International

“Your team have made our international expansion so much easier, the ongoing support is invaluable!”

LIA BURKE

CFO - RadiumOne, Inc.

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