america/us

US companies are the largest foreign investor in the Netherlands, providing a total direct investment of 442 billion US dollars. Of the 2,500 international companies present in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area, more than 750 are based in the USA. This is almost 30% of all the international companies in the region.

Amsterdam Worldwide

“Our location in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area is one of our most valuable assets,” says Brian Elliott of Amsterdam Worldwide.

Kingpins Show

According to the Kingpins Show's founder, Andrew Olah, “Amsterdam has taken over the heartbeat of the EU jeans business with so many brands and the c...

Anomaly

“Choosing Amsterdam as the location for our third overseas branch was a no-brainer for us,” says Hazelle Klønhammer of Anomaly.

Chartboost

Language skills and an international mindset are among Amsterdam’s advantages, says Johan Lofstrom of Chartboost.

Electronic Arts

“It’s good to have a network of people you know and who can help,” says Dirk Scholing of EA about the company’s move to Amsterdam.

Wright Medical Technologies

From Amstelveen, Paul Kösters runs Wright Medical Technologies company’s sales, marketing and distribution in Europe, Africa and the Middle-East. Here...

Lux Research

“I can’t imagine a better place [than Amsterdam] to serve as a European hub of operations,” said Chris Hartshorn, Lux Research's chief research offic...

Baker & McKenzie

Amsterdam's Zuidas business district – prestigious, dynamic, cosmopolitan and accessible – is a fitting location for the international law firm.

Jones Day

Luc Houben, Partner-in-Charge at Jones Day’s Amsterdam office, explains why the company chose to make the move to the Dutch capital.

Tesla

Electric-car company Tesla is making waves within its innovative industry, and Amsterdam is supporting them every step of the way.

Network Hardware Resale

In 2002, Network Hardware Resale (NHR), a supplier of computer network equipment, launched its European head office in Amsterdam. Find out why.

Optimizely

Website-optimisation company Optimizely opened their European headquarters in Amsterdam in 2013. The general manager explains why.