According to the Foreign Direct Investment results of 2016, published by the Ministry of Economic Affairs, the Netherlands continues to be very attractive for foreign tech companies. The cloud, data center and online sector is the top sector out of all sectors for foreign direct investment in the Netherlands in 2016. Many large tech companies choose the Netherlands, the Digital Gateway to Europe, as the place to conquer Europe.
350 foreign investors were responsible for the creation of more than 11,000 new jobs in the Netherlands last year. Together these companies invested 1.74 billion euros in the Dutch economy. Read more here.
For over a 1000 years the Netherlands has been the (digital) gateway to the European market. The Digital Gateway to Europe organization promotes the Netherlands as data hub. We welcome scale-ups, start-ups and enterprises to this online source of information about the Digital Gateway to Europe.
Prepare your launch or expansion in the Netherlands with facts, links and events about the Digital Gateway to Europe. Find out more regarding the accessibility of large-scale Internet capacity, the good business climate, net neutrality and European privacy laws and many more reasons which make the Netherlands the preferred location for digital services and to distribute your data.