Award-winning facilities such as Amsterdam Airport Schiphol and the Port of Amsterdam are just some of the key factors in making the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area a renowned gateway to Europe and beyond. The Amsterdam Area is strategically located and has one of the world's highest concentrations of international companies, with approximately 2,500 of them established there.


Amsterdam is a thriving tech hub. Home to innovative companies and a bustling startup scene, it is the ideal breeding ground for cross-border collabor...


The Amsterdam Area is the heart of European and global logistics, mostly thanks to Amsterdam's innovation and strategic location.

IJS Global

Rene de Koning, Chief Commercial Officer at IJS Global, explains why Amsterdam is a great place for business headquarters.

SK Lubricants

SK Lubricants is the world’s largest manufacturer and supplier of high-quality Group III base oils. Managing Director Jay Kim explains why the company...


“There is enough room to grow here,” says Angie Wu, who is responsible for TYC Europe's distribution centre and the European headquarters in Almere.

In the spring of 2012, Mayor Eberhard van der Laan opened the online hotel reservation site’s new headquarters in Amsterdam.


"Numerous big-name international businesses have operations in Amsterdam itself or in the vicinity of the capital," explains Fedor Hoevenaars, Country...

Bike flight

Long known as the city of bikes, Amsterdam’s planners and entrepreneurs alike have a lot to teach the rest of the world about cycling, infrastructure ...


“Doing business is easy in Holland, partly because everyone’s so direct,” said Dan Zell, Deoded's managing partner.


Managing Director of Microsoft Nederland, Ernst-Jan Stigter, explains why Amsterdam was the perfect city to pilot their Outlook office.


Netherlands-based EVBox – whose headquarters are in Amsterdam – is now the biggest producer and supplier of EV charging stations in the wo...