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.