Find out more about starting a business in Amsterdam or elsewhere in the Netherlands.
Amsterdam is a great place for finding independence in your career, whether you want to go it alone as a freelancer, establish an innovative startup or build a company from the ground up. Below, find our guide to starting up your own business in the Netherlands. There are lots of support and services available: for example, amsterdam inbusiness can help you start a business, and StartupAmsterdam offers an unparalleled network of support and resources, as well as access to Amsterdam’s thriving startup ecosystem. Other useful resources include a guide to going freelance, information on the startup visa scheme and a handy overview of co-working spaces.
Tel Aviv-based Merkspace will open their innovative new co-working space on Amsterdam’s iconic Herengracht on 1 July.
Taking place on 26 and 27 May in Amsterdam, the TFF Global Summit will see global leaders, innovators, policy makers and startups exploring the latest trends in food and agriculture.
A global shift has begun for women in male-dominated career paths, and the Netherlands is aiming to lead the way with new initiatives and programmes aimed at women in STEM.