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  • Wallonia organizing Investor summits for Indian companies.

    Published on November 18, 2010

    Mumbai:  Belgium based Wallonia, in association with Sparta Strategy,  is organizing Investor summits for Indian companies keen to access  and expand in the vibrant and prosperous European market.  These summits will showcase Wallonia’s reputation of being known as the preferred investment destination in Europe, its superior connectivity, infrastructure, tax incentives and other sector specific benefits.

    The Wallonia Foreign Trade & Investment Agency (AWEX) in association with Sparta Strategy, India’s leading FDI Strategy and Investment promotion services company is engaging reputed companies from India across sectors such as Pharma, Textiles, Biotech / Life sciences, Logistics / Supply chain, Aerospace and other Export led Indian firms to showcase Wallonia as an ideal “BUSINESS LOCATION” for Indian firms seeking to enter or cater to the European markets.

    These Investment Promotion events will be held on the 22nd of November at Marine Plaza, Mumbai and 23rd November at Taj Vivanta, MG Road, Bangalore between 10.00 am to 3.00 pm with tea and lunch. Entry is for reputed Indian firms keen on expanding in Europe and is by invitation only.

    Wallonia is offering free offices (excluding telecom) and many other personalised services free of cost for Indian companies wishing to expand in Europe. This initiative called “India Welcome Office” is specifically designed for innovative Indian companies keen on Europe and more details on the same will be provided at the summits. Sector specialists and tax consultants from the Wallonia region will be attending these summits and will explain on how Indian companies can advantage of all that Wallonia has to offer.

    “Wallonia lies in the heart of the most important distribution area of Northern Europe and at a few hours of Paris, Strasbourg, London, Amsterdam, Luxemburg, Cologne Frankfurt, Munich and Geneva, it’s directly linked to all decision making centres in Europe. Its direct port connectivity to Antwerp and Rotterdam , state of the art multimodal logistics, universities & research centre and qualified & multilingual workforce makes its the best location in Europe to distribute products. Wallonia is also known to be a pioneer location for the Global Aerospace Industry” says Kavan Bhandary, Partner – Investment Promotion at Sparta Strategy, the global “corporate locations” consultant for Indian companies seeking new global markets for corporate expansion.