Trust Brabant with your R&D for collaborative research and one of the world's most educated populations

Expand your R&D horizons by joining forces with a dynamic business community and universities while obtaining access to research efforts funded by tech-savvy venture capitalists and government-sponsored funding initiatives. The secret to advancing your R&D and innovation activities lies in Brabant’s distinctive collaborative research style.

Foreign companies with R&D activities in Brabant

Globally recognized as being home to one of the world’s most educated populations, there is never a shortage of experience or new talent for your R&D programs. Tax breaks, interest-free loans, and subsidies for high-tech equipment, personnel and facilities help you turn your innovations into meaningful business opportunities.

It’s easy to connect with the right people and resources as it’s all here, at your fingertips:

  • 32% of higher education students participate in science programs
  • 16,000 researchers work in Brabant
  • numerous institutes and laboratories
  • home to global R&D Centers of Philips, NXP and ASML
  • educational institutes renowned for leading science and technical programs (such as Holst Center, Technical University Eindhoven and the Design Academy)
  • home to the world renowned High Tech Campus Eindhoven, the smartest km² in the Netherlands. Campus companies (e.g. Philips, NXP, IBM, Intel) strategically decide what knowledge, skills and R&D facilities they share in order to achieve faster, better and more customer-oriented innovation in the application fields Health, Energy and Smart Environments.
Mapscape: At home in Brabant's High Tech, High Talent environment

Mapscape: At home in Brabant's High Tech, High Talent environment

Eemers: "We feel at home in Eindhoven. The High-Tech environment provides us with the services and suppliers we need, especially when it comes to software engineers.”

When you relocate, set-up or expand your business, you need the essentials to be taken care of quickly and thoroughly. BOM Foreign Investments can be your partner every step of the way providing a comprehensive range of services and support to help you save time and money. And, as BOM is a public organization, all our services and support are 100% free of charge and confidential. Feel free to contact us, we are happy to support you!