• Didi Caldwell
  • Didi Caldwell

Didi Caldwell

Didi Caldwell, Global Location Strategies, Principal


Global Location Strategies

Didi Caldwell is Senior Principal of Global Location Strategies, based in Greenville, South Carolina. Global Location Strategies provides companies with advice on site selection, incentive negotiation and real estate acquisition, across North America and around the globe.

Now in her second decade of consulting in the site selection, incentive negotiations and capital financing arenas, Didi has led consulting projects in both the United States and Canada, as well as in South America, Europe and Asia, in industries including energy, automotive, pulp and paper, chemicals, mining, textiles, logistics, consumer products and biotech. She has assisted numerous companies with site selection, incentive negotiations and capital finance with a total investment value of over $15 billion.

Didi is on the Board of Directors of The Site Selectors Guild, of which she is a member.

Didi has a bachelor’s degree in Architecture from Clemson University and an International M.B.A. from the Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina. She is a native of Savannah, Georgia, and has also lived in Argentina, Australia, Mexico and Spain.


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