Network - NFIA/InvestInHolland

The NFIA (Netherlands Foreign Investment Agency) is an operational unit of the Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy, The NFIA is our first port of call on new entries to the Dutch market, connecting you with a broad network of business partners, regional economic development organizations and government institutions to facilitate your international expansion. InvestInHolland is the umbrella for the regional economic development agencies, all related to the NFIA, comprising a comprehensive network for guiding foreign investment.

Throughout the years, NFIA has supported thousands of companies from all over the world, including Bombardier, Cisco, Danone, Fujifilm, Huawei, LG Electronics, SABIC, RWE, and Tata Consulting Services, to successfully establish their business in the Netherlands.

N&C - Trusted Advisor

Who Can Guide Me & Run My Brexit Program? A Trusted Advisor offering, helping you accelerate your Brexit Program & stay on track.

What is it?

Nicodem & Company will provide a senior partner as a trusted advisor to you, looking to establish a Netherlands presence and help setting up your organization as a result of BREXIT.

How does it work?

A trusted advisor comprises of:

  • A dedicated senior partner of Nicodem & Company to work with you side by side;
  • Ability to serve as local spokesman, using the network in The Netherlands
  • Outline the plan, to help with shaping the initiative, highlighting the critical path, key assumptions, and critical internal and external dependencies
  • The program manages the coordination of the major activities
  • Access to key central organizations

Communication Strategy & Plan

How Do I Communicate All Of This To My Clients?
Helping you to communicate the right messages at the right time to your clients

What is it?
Nicodem & Company will provide a senior communication manager to you, who will, in cooperation with your communication department, provide a strategic communication plan. It will contain the goals, the stakeholders (within the organization), the messages and a timetable.

What are the benefits?

  • A new communication strategy will be drafted, or the existing communication strategy will be revitalized and completed with the knowledge of the changes;
  • An in-depth understanding of The Netherlands and communications habits;
  • Synergy. Together with  your own communications officer, the results will be tailored;
  • Therefore the communication ways and moments will be professional, like presentations, meetings, and newsletters;
  • A strong local network in Dutch media;
  • Detailed knowledge and first-hand experience of the Dutch media, habits, do’s & don'ts

How does it work
A senior communication manager will be available to work with you side by side:

  • Ability to serve as local spokesperson, using the network in The Netherlands;
  • Outline plan, to help with shaping the initiative, highlighting the critical path, key assumptions and critical internal, and external dependencies;
  • Access to key central organizations

BREXIT Readiness Review

How Do I Know If My Brexit Program Is On Track?
A short readiness review of your Brexit Program

What is it?
Nicodem & Company will provide a BREXIT readiness review for organizations looking to establish a Netherlands presence as a result of BREXIT, or, companies based in The Netherlands, dealing with the UK.

Who is it for?
Companies that need to establish their organisations in order to retain their client or customer base, and to ensure continuity of service to their EU27 customer or client base. The people who will buy this service will be either UK-based and looking for local support in The Netherlands, or are Dutch-based, looking for support to continue their business with the UK.

How does it work?
A Brexit Readiness Review comprises:

  • An upfront BREXIT assessment of the key areas, providing a score against each area with regards to readiness;
  • Presentation of the assessment with key findings and recommendations;
  • Outline plan, to help with shaping the initiative, highlighting the critical path, key assumptions and critical internal and external dependencies;
  • Access to key leads and department heads will be required for the information gathering/review process;

Client Migration Strategy

How Should I Move My Clients To My New EU Based Entity?
Helping you decide on the right strategy and supporting you in the client migration and novation activities.

What is it?
A review of your client portfolio and the creation of a data room/data function that can accurately confirm the scope of clients that need to be migrated to a new EU domiciled entity.

The work will involve understanding the clients that will have to move, where they sit in the client hierarchy, as well as the underlying products and limits that are associated with them.

The data room will oversee and manage the data, ensuring that all of the clients and positions are up to date. The data will also serve as the ‘golden source’ for the client migration and/or novation activities

What are the benefits?

  • Single source of data;
  • Control of the overall scope; client and product related;
  • Clarity with regards to scope, which will help support and drive the migration and novation strategy, as well as the client communication approach.

How does it work?
One or more data analyst is provided to work with your teams in creating the data room and the golden source of data. Data is then managed under change control, with regular re-freshes being provided to support the various migration, novation and communication activities.