Business in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is a key launchpad into the European market, with a stable business climate, diverse talent pool, entrepreneurial mindset and a work-life balance that is among the best on the planet. Be part of a thriving business ecosystem – alongside cutting-edge startups, international corporations, social entrepreneurs and award-winning innovation.

A city of enterprise

This is your comprehensive resource for doing business in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. Discover what makes Amsterdam’s various industries flourish, why social entrepreneurs are making such an impact and how boundaries are being pushed in the city’s startup scene. Learn about investment opportunities and the latest news and developments in your industry.

Doing business in Amsterdam

Why choose Amsterdam

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Discover the many reasons that make Amsterdam a magnet for talent, startups and international headquarters.

Setting up a business

Business in the Amsterdam Area
Make the first steps to starting a business in Amsterdam, from legal matters to finding office space.

Who is here

Business in the Amsterdam Area
Read interviews with founders and executives of some of the most exciting companies in Amsterdam.

Key industries

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Learn more about the thriving ecosystems in Amsterdam, including tech, AI, finance, and life sciences and health.

Support for international newcomers

Help your international talent settle in Amsterdam by using IN Amsterdam's one-stop shop services.

Connect with Amsterdam's ecosystem


Get to know the startup scene, catch up on the latest news and insights and discover ways to network, learn and grow.

Amsterdam Impact

Is your company tackling societal challenges? Join Amsterdam’s growing impact entrepreneurship ecosystem.

Connect and grow your business

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Become part of Amsterdam's business community through networking and social opportunities.

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