Amsterdam’s spirit of commerce and excellent quality of life make it a magnet for talent, startups and international headquarters for companies from across the globe. All relevant contacts are close at hand, and a wide network of internationally orientated service providers offer companies a competitive edge.
Fantastic cultural life
High quality of life
Access to talented workforce
Well connected by land, water and air
Digital and social connectivity
Great business ecosystem
2017 was another incredible year for startup funding in Amsterdam – almost doubling 2016’s figures. And it wasn’t just the ICT and tech companies that dominated: startups across a diverse range of other sectors also secured capital.
Amsterdam’s Ready to Scale programme is officially launching on 29 September 2017. It will give the city’s most promising startups and scale-ups the support they need to become investment ready.
From green corporate headquarters to dynamic new shops, the innovative architecture in Amsterdam continues to capture the global imagination.