We are a collective of former practitioners with extensive experience in key roles in leading organisations worldwide. We have extensive networks in the industry and have led many successful projects.
Areas we cover include:
Location Competitiveness: We advise locations on how to increase attractiveness, secure foreign direct investment and increase outreach. From placemaking to growth of clusters, stakeholder management and ecosystem affairs, our role is to help cities & regions realize their potential.
Trade & Investment: we support the internationalisation pathway of companies looking to grow internationally. We create international acceleration programmes sponsored by government, agencies, chambers of commerce or sector associations.
Collaboration: We work closely with organisations keen to develop international or public-private-partnerships. We help them navigate institutional geography, scout private sector partners and develop programmes that bring many sectors of society together. Because every organisation has a significant role to play when it comes to generating local wealth. Our role is to facilitate that ambition.
Experientials: We make innovation experiential and make it easy for professionals to learn from peers, discover new trends and be inspired. We organise tours, visits, commercial mission, innovation boot camps and leadership immersions.
Economic Development is a “noble profession” and there are many talented professionals working quietly to create local impact all over the world. Every one of them deserves our recognition, as their jobs is not easy, has many twist & turns, but eventually will changes the life of thousands.
We support the industry by publishing news, curating content and connecting the dots behind the scenes. We work with an extensive community of public & private stakeholders and can bring your message to market.