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Center of the network economy

Forget Amsterdam, Rotterdam and The Hague: it is Amersfoort that is the ideal setting for locating your business. It is part of the highly competitive Utrecht region; it is most centrally located; and it offers a wealth of transport options, both by rail and by road. It has a highly qualified workforce with the best non-native speakers of English in Europe. Studies corroborate that Amersfoort is the ideal city to live and work in. Rental rates and land prices, moreover, are much more favorable than those in the congested western part of the country. Many international businesses have already discovered this. So what could be your reason for locating in Amersfoort?

Center of the network economy

Forget Amsterdam, Rotterdam and The Hague: it is Amersfoort that is the ideal setting for locating your business. It is part of the highly competitive Utrecht region; it is most centrally located; and it offers a wealth of transport options, both by rail and by road. It has a highly qualified workforce with the best non-native speakers of English in Europe. Studies corroborate that Amersfoort is the ideal city to live and work in. Rental rates and land prices, moreover, are much more favorable than those in the congested western part of the country. Many international businesses have already discovered this.

So what could be your reason for locating in Amersfoort?

„Amersfoort local government is making a real effort to develop a smart city.”

Felix Faassen, Founder & CTO Simacan

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„Excellent IT and high-tech infrastructures; superb accessibility; and a superior standard of living. Amersfoort has got it all.”

Maringo Vlijter, Managing Director IDG Nederland / IT Innovation Day

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„Amersfoort is a lovely city. Foreign nationals who come and work here just love it.”

Rob van der Meer, President Europe at Applied Medical

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Amersfoort,Rob van der Meer, applied medical

„This is a great pool for recruiting new staff.”

Paul van der Meijden, Managing Director of the Dutch Sleep Institute

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Everything you want to know about Amersfoort as an entrepreneur has been compiled in this practical document. It contains 10 compelling facts and interviews with the CEOs of Arcadis and Applied Medical, amongst others.

Everything you want to know about Amersfoort as an entrepreneur has been compiled in this practical document. It contains 10 compelling facts and interviews with the CEOs of Arcadis and Applied Medical, amongst others.

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Amersfoort in 10 compelling facts

1. Amersfoort has a vibrant economic climate and is the home of…

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Number of investments by foreign businesses in Utrecht region increases by 25 percent in 2018

In 2018, twenty international businesses opened or expanded a branch office in…

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Annual World Institute for Action Learning Global Conference 2018 in Amersfoort

On Wednesday 26 and Thursday 27 September 2018, the World Institute for…

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