Where to start

In cooperation with the Brabant Development Agency (BOM) and the Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency (NFIA), Brainport Development provides Foreign Direct Investors with information and practical assistance free of charge.

Brainport Development

Brainport Development is a new-style economic development agency, that works with representatives from industry, knowledge institutes and government to strengthen the Brainport Eindhoven top technology region.

Our services

Our services, all provided on a confidential basis, include:

  • Real estate search, providing insight and data on site selection and logistics strategies.
  • Personal guidance on matters such as available incentives, permit procedures, tax structures.
  • Identifying the right talent and other human resource issues.
  • Introducing you to a variety of Dutch networks and service suppliers in business: to government authorities at national and regional levels, to academic and private sector consultants, and to others central to the investment process.

Setting up your business without burdens

Brainport Development helps you set up your business in a fast, flexible and transparent manner:

  • By providing you with all the information you need about the regional business climate.
  • By connecting and introducing you to a transparent network of reliable service providers.
  • By introducing you to our large and valuable network for the development of your core-business.

Contact Brainport Development

Are you considering setting up your business in the Eindhoven Area? Don’t hesitate to contact one of our team members if you have a specific question related to your industry or country.

Contact us by phone

+31 (0)40 751 24 24

Contact us by e-mail


Or visit our website


Home Country Support

Companies wishing to enter a foreign market can actively seek out support by the embassy or consulate of their home country in another city. Staff members are ready to help you begin.

Another source of support and information is the bilateral chamber of commerce of your home country. The chamber may assist your company in several ways, including consulting services regarding market research, trade-show assistance, background verification, preparation of market entry plans and business referral services.

Find your Embassy / Consulate or Chamber of commerce for this city.