Welcome new member!

We are very pleased and proud to welcome Floreijn as a new member of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Business Network.

  Floreijn Group Contact Person: Werner Bredemeijer   The Floreijn group is a company specialized in Employee Benefits consultancy, stated in Gouda. We joined the Swedish chamber of commerce because since 2017 we are part of Söderberg & Partners, the largest independent consultant and provider of insurance, investments and associated financial products in Scandinavia with their headquarters in Sweden. Since 2007, Floreijn makes pension-, healthcare-, and disability plans refreshingly simple and carefree for companies in the Netherlands. We help, mostly international, companies forward with healthy and sustainable employable workers, by making the most of their insurances. Intelligently we connect employer, employees, insurers and other stakeholders together. In this chain we protect the interests of our customers. Floreijn believes in craftsmanship, simplicity and customer sense. Floreijn once started as a consulting company that wanted to really make a difference. Fast response time, Giving clear and practical advice in an understandable way, that's Floreijn. Because of our growth ambitions and the changing of the advising landscape, we joined Söderberg & Partners (S&P) in 2017. They help us to finance and support our growth ambitions and to develop state of the art IT tooling in the pension, health, individual advice and disability market in the Netherlands. S&P is because of their innovative technologies more efficient, transparent, low-cost and client-centered than the other big consultancy firms in the World. For S&P, the strategic partnership is a new step to introduce their Fintech solutions outside of the Nordics. Since 2018, Floreijn is the partner for the Netherlands of Assurex Global, the world's largest privately-held risk management and insurance brokerage group. Bildresultat för floreijn logo

Invitation: NBCC Brexit Forum Event Thursday 29 March 2018

Brexit: one year left to prepare

  The clock is ticking: the UK will leave the European Union on 29 March 2019. We would like to invite you to an event held exactly one year before this date - on 29 March 2018. Leading experts will clarify the latest developments, provide knowledge and tools for good preparation and you can make your concerns known. Register here:   Speakers Keynote Speaker Sigrid Kaag Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Government of the Netherlands Hans de Boer President, VNO-NCW Jean-François van Boxmeer Chairman of the Executive Board / CEO Heineken NV / member of the Steering Committee of European Roundtable of Industrialists (ERT) Niclas Mårtensson CEO, Stena Line New developments clarified The Brexit negotiations on remaining issues from the first phase and the transitional arrangements, are ongoing. Furthermore, the EU will be expected to lay down its negotiating guidelines for the framework of the future relationship between the EU and the UK, during the upcoming European Council meeting on 22 and 23 March.   Knowledge precedes good preparation Our event will provide you with relevant commentary on the outcome of that European Council meeting and the progress on the other issues, and it will explain to you what these latest developments mean for your business. The speakers we have invited are well-suited to provide you with clear advice and an approach to best prepare for Brexit.   Make your concerns known There will also be the opportunity to share your concerns and priorities with key decision makers and to ask advice from eminent experts in the field. ‘Work for the best, prepare for the worst’ remains our motto. This NBCC Brexit Forum Event is offered in partnership with the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs and VNO-NCW + MKB-Nederland and will take place on 29 March from 14.15hrs – 17.00hrs followed by a drinks reception.   Time schedule 13.45hrs Registration 14.15hrs Start Event 17.00hrs End Event & Start Drinks Reception 18.00hrs Closure Limited capacity, RSVP before 27 March 2018   Panelists Pieter Omtzigt Member House of Dutch Parliament, CDA, Brexit Rapporteur Angela McEwan Partner, Clifford Chance Lauwrens de Jong Owner, Henneken International Removals Harry Brockhoff CFO, Dutch Flower Group Jan Boers Country Director UK, De Bioderij Marieke Kees-van der Zwet Partner People & Organisation, PwC Leon Kanters Partner Indirect Tax – Trade & Customs KPMG Meijburg & Co   Moderator Rem Korteweg Head Unit "Europe in the World", The Clingendael Institute   Event details Date and time Thursday 29 March 2018 14.15 hrs – 17.00 hrs followed by drinks until 18.00 hrs   Language English   Address World Forum Churchillplein 10 2517 JW The Hague The Netherlands Paid parking Johan de Wittlaan, at Novotel World Forum.   More information Drs. Lyne Biewinga MBA Director Premier Membership & Membership +31 6 (0)46178825   29 MAR           
Swe-Cham Partner INAmsterdam invites to Tax Essentials Seminar

Understanding the Dutch tax system is an essential part of your move to Amsterdam. Whether you are looking for help with your tax return, the 30% ruling or any other tax related issues, our INAmsterdam experts are here to help with tips and advice to help you settled in no time.

  When: Tuesday  20 March, 2018 18.45-20.30 Where: INAmsterdam, WTC Amsterdam Register via:  
Jan Sundelin, CEO Tie Kinetix new candidate for the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors are very pleased to nominate Jan Sundelin as new Board Member candidate to be elected at the Swedish Chamber of Commerc Annual General Meeting April 12, 2018.

Jan Sundelin is CEO of TIE Kinetix a software IT company out of the Netherlands with office in Europe, USA and Asia. Jan has lived and work in USA and Europe. Before TIE Kinetix he was CEO and president of TallyGenicom EMEA with was head quarter in ULM Germany. Previously to Jan served as senior vice president for Minolta-QMS Mobile Alabama a company he joined in 1989.  
Free Quick Scan in preparation for the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

There are less than 85 days before the GDPR comes into effect on May 25th 2018 in all of the European Union and European Economic Area. Through the GDPR, Data Protection Authorities can impose severe penalties on organizations that suffer a data breach resulting in the unauthorized access of personal data.

  As a follow up to our recent “GDPR: What? Why? and How?” session at the Swedish Chamber and Young Professionals Entrepreneurs Café in February, we’re continuing to help organizations prepare for the GDPR. We are offering a free ‘Quick Scan’ of your internet-facing systems – often the easiest way into your IT environment for hackers. This Quick Scan is a non-intrusive security analysis of your website or application performed remotely by one of our security specialists. This implies a basic black-box penetration test without causing damage or heavy load to the target. Subsequently, a short report will reveal any vulnerabilities found with advice on how to resolve the vulnerability in anticipation of compliance with the GDPR. Simply register by sending us your full name, telephone number and the URL of your organization’s website to and our team will contact you.   Happy GDPR from the team at Base!   Base Cyber Security T:   +318 5303 1267 Follow us  
Flokk becomes market leader in Europe


Flokk continues to grow and adds Profim to the group

Press release Oslo, 28 February 2017  
Flokk becomes the market leader in Europe
The Scandinavian originated Flokk Group (“Flokk” or the “Group”), continues to grow and adds to the Group the largest Polish office chairs manufacturer, Profim. By doing so, Flokk reinforces its position as one of the leading players in Europe for office chairs and workplace furnishings. With a total turnover of close to NOK 3 billion and eight strong brands, Flokk will have a clear market leading position in several European markets.
SAVE the DATE for Company Visit to Flokks fantastic working space in Rotterdam June 14, 2018 from 15.00 - 19.00 together with the Swedish Chamber of Commerce, Finnish Chamber of Commerce, Norwegan Chamber of Commerce (tba) and Danish Dutch Business Club.
Swedish Chamber welcomes two new members!

We are very pleased and proud to welcome two new members to the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Business Network, Apollo Hotels and Handicare Bathroom Safety BV.

  Apollo Hotels Contact Person: Cherryl de Vries   Handicare Bathroom Safety BV Contact Person: Johanna Westera    
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce’s Summer Internship 2018 is now open for applications!

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce provides a dynamic networking platform to promote commercial and industrial relations between Dutch and Swedish individuals and businesses. During the summer of 2018 we offer an internship to a motivated and dedicated student who is at the end of his or her education.

The internship includes:
  • A wide range of work assignments such as communication & social media, event planning and administrative tasks
  • Assist in program planning and execution of the Chamber’s and the Young Professionals’ events
  • Develop and implement the Chamber’s communication strategy
General terms
  • Swedish citizenship
  • The intern must be registered as a student at a Swedish university
  • If the internship is not included in the student’s study program, the institution should verify that the internship is relevant to the student’s education
  • The intern must be insured
  • No compensation will be issued for the internship period and the intern is expected to find his or her own accommodation
  Send application letter and CV with picture to: Last application date:  April 4th, 2018