Ramboll joins as Patron Member
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce is proud to welcome Marianne Wilton-Blom Principal and Director Ramboll new Patron Member. Ramboll a leading engineering, design, and consultancy company was founded in Denmark in 1945. The company employs more than 14,000 experts globally and has especially strong representation in the Nordics, UK, North America, Continental Europe, Middle East, and Asia-Pacific. With 300 offices in 35 countries, Ramboll combines local experience with a global knowledgebase constantly striving to achieve inspiring and exacting solutions that make a genuine difference to our clients, the end-users, and society at large. Ramboll works across the following markets: Buildings, Transport, Planning & Urban Design, Water, Environment & Health, Energy and Management Consulting. Ramboll has a multidisciplinary approach to what they do and what they aspire to achieve. They work to create a sustainable society where improved quality of life and economic growth is enabled by innovative and durable solutions to the most pressing needs, challenges and concerns for businesses, public institutions, and people. Often these challenges are related to the physical environment in which life unfolds – natural resources, infrastructure, buildings and structures, urban spaces – and it is Ramboll's ambition is to help drive a sustainable transition towards a more resource efficient future. Visit Ramboll's website !
New Managing Director Volvo Cars Netherlands
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce is very pleased to welcome Herrik van der Gaag Managing Director Volvo Cars Netherlands to our Swedish Chamber Network. On July 1, 2018 he succeeded Richard Snijders who has continued his career within Volvo as Managing Director Regio APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation). The Swedish Chamber congratulates them both with their new assignments and we are looking forward to meeting Herrik van der Gaag and to introduce him to our Chamber network.
Floreijn offers Breakfast Masterclasses on Global Mobility
The Swedish Chamber is very pleased to forward an invitation for Breakfast Masterclasses Global Mobility from our Member Floerijn on November 8, 13 or 15. Are you compliant with all aspects of Global Mobility? During this interactive session, participants will discuss trending topics in the area of International Employment. Participants will also be discussing the following topics: the 30% ruling, the EU Posted Works Directive and the developments in international health insurance. .
We welcome new member, Pinq Mango Capital Partners!
We are excited to announce Pinq Mango Capital Partners as a member of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Business Network. We look forward to welcoming you to our upcoming events! Pinq Mango Capital Partners is a boutique investment bank that puts people first. By combining behavioral science-based strategic advice with bespoke financial solutions, they offer their clients unique advantages in realizing their clients business growth ambitions. Contact person: Richard Stoop, Managing Partner. Website: www.pinqmango.com
Networking afternoon in The Hague together with Swedish Leadership and Mentor organization Ruter Dam
On Friday, September 28th, the Swedish Chamber of Commerce was very pleased to meet up with the Swedish Leadership and Mentor organization, Ruter Dam, at the Swedish Ambassador's Residence in The Hague for an afternoon filled with motivating speeches and roundtable discussions about Diversity and Equality in Society and Business. After a warm welcome and introductory remarks by H.E. the Ambassador of Sweden, Mrs. Annika Markovic, short presentations followed by Sara Keusen, the Embassy of Sweden, Ruter Dam Alumni Annika Hult, Stena Line, Wilma Buis, Mercuri Urval, Ina Brouwer, former Dutch politician as well as by our own General Manager, Kerstin Gerlagh. The Swedish Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all participants for making this afternoon to a great success and a special thanks to H.E. the Ambassador of Sweden for the generous and welcoming hosting of the event. View the photos from the afternoon in the slideshow below!
Welcome Reception for the new Ambassador of Sweden
It was the genuine pleasure of Inter IKEA Systems B.V. and the Swedish Chamber of Commerce to host a welcome reception in Delft for the new Ambassador of Sweden, H.E. Mrs. Annika Markovic, on Thursday, September 27. Invited were the members of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce, Svenska Klubben, SWEA, Svensk-Nederländska Föreningen, Svenska Skolföreningen, Svenska Kyrkan Rotterdam, Svenska Golfklubben and Cornelis Vreeswijk Genootschap as well as Business Sweden, Visit Sweden and the Swedish Consuls. During the evening introductory remarks were made by Ehsan Turabaz, Manager International Sales Inter IKEA Systems B.V. and Chairman of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce, and Jon Abrahamsson, Managing Director Inter IKEA Systems B.V. The Swedish Chamber of Commerce also took this opportunity to appoint H.E. Ambassador of Sweden, Mrs. Annika Markovic as Honorary Chairwoman of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce. On behalf of Inter IKEA Systems B.V. and the Swedish Chamber, we wish to welcome the new Ambassador and to thank everyone that joined us in Delft. View the photos in the slideshow below!
Handelsbanken Executive Dinner
The Chairman of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce, Ehsan Turabaz, and the Swedish Chamber’s General Manager, Kerstin Gerlagh, were delighted to attend Handelsbanken's Executive Dinner with the Board of Handelsbanken on Tuesday September 25th, at the Koninklijke Industrieele Groote Club in Amsterdam and to meet with Pär Boman, Chairman of the Board of Handelsbanken. On behalf of the Board of the Swedish Chamber, they wish to thank Handelsbanken for a very inspiring evening. From left to right: Kerstin Gerlagh, Pär Boman and Ehsan Turabaz.
Erna Versteegden confirmed as keynote speaker at #NordicTalks
We are proud to announce Erna Versteegden, The Changery, as our keynote speaker during NordicTalks! Erna has over 25 years of international experience gained in marketing, sales, and operations of financial services and business solutions across EMEIA and the US. Erna joins the comprised and well-reputed list of participants, including Lena Herder, IKEA Gieta Veersma, Sanoma Group Wenche Fredriksen, Accenture Lotta Gunnarsson, Booking.com Caroline van Nieuwkerk, ISS Erna Versteegden, The Changery Register for #NordicTalks before October 2!