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MOU between Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands and North Forge Technology Exchange

The Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands and North Forge Technology Exchange in Canada have established a working relationship and a common strategy, focussing on effective and efficient international trade, industrial restructuring, enterprise development and entrepreneurship. Both parties believe that modern business stands to benefit from improved trade facilitation,…

Bent u AGRI-ondernemer en wilt u mogelijk uitbreiden of verhuizen naar Turkije om daar verder te groeien?

Op initiatief van de Kamer van Koophandel Nederland & Turkije en gesteund door de Zwitserse Kamer van Koophandel in Nederland wordt van 16 tot en met 19 oktober 2022 een handelsmissie georganiseerd voor Nederlandse AGRI-ondernemers die de mogelijkheden willen verkennen om in Turkije hun bedrijf verder te ontwikkelen. Inschrijven Inschrijven…

Venture investors are sitting atop more investable capital than ever before

You might think given the chatter in the startup world that venture capitalists are short on funds — after all, we’re hearing about young tech companies finding themselves marooned between stages, hitting up investors with smaller capital pools than prior backers and turning to equity crowdfunding to keep their cash balances healthy. And yet new data from…

CEO of the SCCN attends an international conference in Kiev

On 15 April 2022, the CEO of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands, R.A.U. Juchter van Bergen Quast, attended an important international conference in Kiev: Postwar World: People, Problems, Values. Professor dr. Victor Andrushchenko, Rector of the National Academy of Pedagogical Sciences of Ukraine, opened the conference. Thank…

Engemma from Finland has developed a groundbreaking digital imaging technology for the polished gemstone industry

Engemma Oy has created a groundbreaking digital imaging technology for the polished gemstone industry, which allows for digital assessment of the stone’s clarity with the same accuracy and functionality as if the stone was present. The patent pending imaging technology is offered as a service to large wholesalers, graders, and…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2022 Laureate in the Field of Sustainability and Aviation | Avatrade Marketplace Inc.

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra was the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, President of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, and President of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland, with a long-standing engagement with the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands. In honour of this renowned economist, we recognize international leaders whose work champions economic national growth, generational-shifting innovation, global collaboration,…

Swiss-Turkish cooperation in the field of corporate finance

The Chamber of Commerce Netherlands-Turkey is managed from its offices in Rotterdam and Istanbul, and stimulates entrepreneurs, start-ups, academic institutions, NGOs, opinion makers and individuals to benefit from the vast business opportunities offered by these great countries. The Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands focuses on connecting entrepreneurs to…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2022 Laureate in the Field of Social Responsibility and Banking | Ali Niknam

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra was the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, President of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, and President of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland, with long-standing engagement with the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands. In honour of this renowned economist, we recognize international leaders whose work champions economic national growth, generational-shifting innovation, global collaboration, or…

The Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands condemns Russia’s attack on Ukraine and warns for disinformation

Our prayers are with the people of Ukraine these days as they suffer a scandalous attack by Russian military forces. President Putin is responsible for the death and destruction this attack will bring.  The Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands (SCCN) expects that the consequences for both the Ukrainian…

R.A.U. Juchter van Bergen Quast receives honorary doctorate in Kiev for his outstanding contributions to business development

The CEO of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce has received an honorary doctorate from the Institute of Agroecology and Natural Resources in Kiev for his outstanding contributions to business development. The ceremony was attended by an international audience. Visiting Kiev On 25 November 2021, an international delegation visited the Institute…

Private placement provisions in Switzerland

Introduction Switzerland is not a Member State of the EU and is thus not subject to the AIFMD and the respective rules. Switzerland has its own rules: (1) the Financial Services Act (“FinSA”, Finanzdienstleistungsgesetz); (2) the corresponding ordinance (“FinSO”, Finanzdienstleistungsverordnung); (3) the Collective Investment Scheme Act (“CISA”, Kollektivanlagegesetz); (4) the…

Cooperation between Ludwig von Mises School of Economics and National Pedagogical Dragomanov University

On 25 November 2021, Rector of the National Pedagogical Dragomanov University in Kiev (NPU) Acad. Prof. Dr. Viktor Andrushchenko welcomed Baron Rudolph Andries Ulrich Juchter van Bergen Quast, CEO of Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands and CEO of the European Chamber of Digital Commerce. Juchter van Bergen Quast…

Lecture | From scientist to entrepreneur: a roadmap 

Dear friends and colleagues,  Turning a new technology into a product is one of the most exciting things that a scientist can do while working in the private sector. Starting your own company in order to commercialise new technology is even more exciting. You are cordially invited to the following…

RED ALERT: Switzerland abandoning the notion of digital sovereignty and surrendering to American and Chinese companies

Crunch time for Switzerland’s digital independence. Incomprehensibly, and despite appeals not to do it, the Confederation is awarding a highly strategic contract to American and Chinese companies. The 5-year, 110 million franc “Public Clouds Bund” procurement project will provide all the technologies needed to run the State’s activities in the…

De financiering van de ledtransitie voor Nederlandse overheden

Oproep aan Nederlandse overheden die behoefte hebben aan (aanvullende) financiering van de Ledtransitie (sccn at ssl-mail.com) Voordelen van ledverlichting Ledverlichting heeft veel voordelen. Het is om te beginnen veel energiezuiniger. Een ledlamp heeft wel zes keer zoveel branduren als de huidige verlichting. Daarnaast is het heldere, witte licht prettiger voor…

Audit Quality Indicators

De Kwartiermakers Toekomst Accountancysector hebben 10 kwaliteitsindicatoren (Audit Quality Indicators) opgesteld om meer inzicht te krijgen in de kwaliteit van de accountancysector. De kwaliteitsindicatoren zouden volgens de overheid gebruikers van de jaarrekening nader inzicht geven in factoren die van invloed zijn op de kwaliteit van de wettelijke jaarrekeningcontrole, en zien…

SCCN condemns assassination of Haiti’s President Jovenel Moïse

The Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands condemns in the strongest terms the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse of the Republic of Haiti. The perpetrators of this terrible crime must be brought to justice. The Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands extends its deepest condolences to the family of the late…

Door de Corona-crisis is mijn bedrijf niet meer levensvatbaar. Wat kan ik doen?

Als gevolg van de Corona-crisis zijn een groot aantal bedrijven in de problemen gekomen. Als een BV niet meer levensvatbaar is, is het onverstandig om het op een faillissement aan te laten komen. De reputatieschade en de juridische gevolgen zijn immers groot. De vennootschap kan vaak beter door de ondernemer…

Introducing the Branded Content Media Package

More than 75% of all communication professionals apply branded content. Branded content campaigns create marketing experiences virtually indiscernible from what the audience might seek from their favorite media/ entertainment personalities. We created a very effective media package to provide your business with multiple brand or product videos to use for individual advertising material. Our media package…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2021 Laureate in the Field of Education|His Excellency Dr. Louis Marie Montfort Saintil

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra was the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, President of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, and President of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland, with long-standing engagement with the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands. In honour of this renowned economist, we recognize international leaders whose work champions economic national growth, generational-shifting innovation, global collaboration, or…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2021 Laureates in the Field of Global Financial Markets|Astana International Financial Centre and its CEO, Yernur Rysmagambetov

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra was the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, President of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, and President of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland, with long-standing engagement with the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands. In honour of this renowned economist, we recognize international leaders whose work champions economic national growth, generational-shifting innovation, global collaboration, or…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2021 Laureates in the Field of Market Efficiency | Nxchange and its CEO, Marleen Evertsz

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra was the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, President of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, and President of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland, with long-standing engagement with the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands. In honour of this renowned economist, we recognize international leaders whose work champions economic national growth, generational-shifting innovation, global collaboration, or…

Can cryptocurrencies work as actual currencies?

No, says UBS Global Wealth Management: Cryptocurrencies may never be able to work as actual currencies, according to UBS Global Wealth Management. The “fundamental flaw” inherent in cryptocurrencies is that supply can’t be reduced when demand is slumping in most cases, Paul Donovan, chief economist at UBS GWM, said in…

Preparing for 2022: What you need to know about the LIBOR transition

The interest rate benchmark London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) is a measure of the average rate at which banks are willing to borrow wholesale unsecured funds. It is a major interest rate benchmark which underpins c.$300tn ($30tn in GBP markets) of financial contracts including, derivatives, bonds and loans. It is…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2021 Laureate in the Field of Economic Development|Aleksey Ryabinin

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra was the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, President of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, and President of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland, with long-standing engagement with the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands. In honour of this renowned economist, we recognize international leaders whose work champions economic national growth, generational-shifting innovation, global collaboration, or…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2021 Laureates in the Field of Innovation|SIX Swiss Exchange and its CEO, Jos Dijsselhof

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra was the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, President of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, and President of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland, with long-standing engagement with the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands. In honour of this renowned economist, we recognize international leaders whose work champions economic national growth, generational-shifting innovation, global collaboration, or…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2021 Laureates in the Field of Active Asset Management|Bellevue Group and its CEO, André Rüegg

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra was the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, President of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, and President of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland, with long-standing engagement with the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands. In honour of this renowned economist, we recognize international leaders whose work champions economic national growth, generational-shifting innovation, global collaboration, or…

Swiss Chamber congratulates SIX Swiss Exchange with public offering of unique financial instrument linked to physical gold and crypto

SIX Swiss Exchange in Zurich recently listed a unique exchange traded fund (ETF), issued by Leonteq Securities, Guernsey Branch: the Tracker Certificate on the Global Asset Appreciation Index. This financial instrument replicates the price movements in a dynamic, actively managed index, that invests in liquid markets worldwide, in particular the…

CEO of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce appointed Leadership Fellow at St George’s House, Windsor Castle

Bob Juchter van Bergen Quast, CEO of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce, has been appointed Leadership Fellow of Society of Leadership Fellows at St George’s House, Windsor Castle. St George’s House, set in the historic grounds of Windsor Castle, was founded in 1966 by H.R.H. The Duke of Edinburgh and…

Vermijden: de nieuwe personenvennootschap als vervanger voor de maatschap en de vennootschap onder firma (VOF)

Er zijn in Nederland ongeveer 231.000 personenvennootschappen: de maatschap, de vennootschap onder firma (VOF) en de commanditaire vennootschap (CV). Vooral in het midden- en kleinbedrijf (MKB), in de agrarische sector en de dienstverlening wordt gebruik gemaakt van deze personenvennootschappen. Binnenkort worden deze rechtsvormen gewijzigd. Naar mijn mening moeten alle persoonsvennootschappen…

Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands becomes member of the World Free Zones Organization

It is with great pleasure to announce the membership of Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands of the World Free Zones Organization (World FZO). The World FZO is a global not-for-profit organization that provides one authoritative, collective voice representing the interests of free zones around the world. The World FZO was…

A golden opportunity to reinvent your business (before it’s too late)

Faced with the unpleasant reality of the Coronacrisis, you are compelled to reinvent your business. The ability to pull off this difficult feat—to jump from the maturity stage of one business to the growth stage of the next—is what separates high performers from those whose time at the top is…

SCCN supports green AgriTech startups in the Ukraine

Being at the forefront of innovation, the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands focuses on introducing successful AgriTech startups to professional and qualified investors. AgriTech companies often need assistance in translating agricultural innovation into commercial success. SCCN helps AgriTech companies solve the various challenges they may be facing in…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2020 Laureate in the Field of Sustainability|Dr. Upmanu Lall

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra was the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, President of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, and President of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland, with long-standing engagement with the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands. In honour of this renowned economist, we recognize international leaders whose work champions economic…

2020|Dr Jelle Zijlstra 200 most-innovative and promising companies in Switzerland

How did this tiny landlocked country, with almost no natural resources of its own, become one of the world’s wealthiest countries, a worldwide financial capital, and home to some of the world’s best known and widely respected companies? Every year, the Dr Jelle Zijlstra Award showcases the 200 most-innovative and…

Swiss-Ukrainian economic cooperation

The Swiss Chamber of Commerce in the Netherlands would like to acknowledge the Ukraine as an attractive location for regional headquarters of foreign multinational companies and/or the outsourcing of their activities to partners in Ukraine in a number of industries (including financial services, such as financial technology services, e-commerce and…

The future of investment dispute settlement

The original article was published in Family Office Magazine and can be found here. Entrepreneurs engaging in international investments face several issues when they are accused of a breach of contract. When the investment agreement does not provide solid provisions for dispute settlement, endless legal discussions and expensive court cases in…

Intermediary commission percentages to raise money from investors

Investment banks and other consultants can plan and execute a fundraising campaign for startups and for companies in the growth phase. A reputable fundraising intermediary will likely speed up the process, reduce the legal risks, and negotiate a better deals. Most brokers will take a monthly retainer plus 5 percent…

How Chambers of Commerce Help Family Offices and Wealth Management Firms

A Chamber of Commerce has traditionally furthered the interests of businesses in a particular geography or market sector by way of representation, business services, and networking opportunities. Multilateral Chambers of Commerce can link the business environments of two or more countries, such as the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands.…

CEO Cooperates with Research on Italian Startups at King’s College London

“Made in Italy”–does this label have a negative or positive effect on investors making decisions to fund biotech and medical technology startups in Italy? How is Italy perceived as a country? Does this perception carry over into how investors perceive the competence, trustworthiness, prestige, economic success, and influence of Italian…

The importance of CNNMoney Switzerland as a source of independent business information

The Swiss Chamber of Commerce in the Netherlands would like to acknowledge CNNMoney Switzerland as an independent, reliable, and timely source of business, economic, and financial information affecting critical market sectors in Switzerland and internationally. The evolution and globalization of the markets, financial crashes in the American and European economic…

The Value of a Dutch Foundation for International Asset Protecting

According to the Rule of Law Index, the Dutch justice system ranks as one of the most reliable and effective in the world. In general terms, only the Scandinavian justice systems seem to do better. In terms of resistance to discrimination, corruption and undue political influence, The Netherlands is even ranked…

The future of money and payments

Speech by Mr Agustín Carstens, General Manager of the BIS, at the Central Bank of Ireland, 2019 Whitaker Lecture, Dublin, 22 March 2019. The bitcoin hype is over but attempts to create new forms of money or to engineer new ways to pay still appear almost weekly. Central banks have entered…

How the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands and the European Chamber of Digital Commerce add value to your company

The activities of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands in conjunction with the European Chamber of Digital Commerce focus, quite simply, on Business Development. The SCCN operates in an international spectrum. Internationally orientated entrepreneurs want us as their guide to develop their client-base and to attract professional investors from…

Dutch-Polish Business Forum in The Hague 2019

Oliver von Borstel, President of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands and Bob Juchter van Bergen Quast, its Vice President, have attended the Dutch-Polish Business Forum in The Hague on 3 April 2019, organised by the Dutch and Polish governments and the Dutch-Polish Chambers of Commerce. The SCCN…

SCCN supports Children’s Khazana Foundation

The Swiss Chamber of Commerce is grateful that it had the opportunity to make a donation to the Children’s Khazana Foundation. This Foundation is a newly founded independent organization in the Netherlands in 2015, by three female executives working in the Financial Services sector. Khazana’s aim is to provide funds to…

Amsterdam Investor Forum 2019

The Vice President of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in the Netherlands, mr R.A.U. Juchter van Bergen Quast, was fortunate to attend the annual Amsterdam Investor Forum 2019, organized by ABN AMRO Clearing. This most interesting event took place in Amsterdam on 19 and 20 March 2019. Now in its 8th…

A huge business opportunity for European and American telecommunication companies

Communication plays a fundamental role in all facets of national and international business activity. It is therefore crucial that the communication structures we use, remain safe and effective. Unfortunately these structures attract wide spread espionage activity from non-democratic countries, like China. China’s espionage focus In China, human rights defenders continue to…

Business development: getting Haiti back in the saddle

In 2017, Professor Michael E. Porter of Harvard Business School gave an important presentation about a strategy for restoring Haiti’s prosperity. A crucial part of his advice is to “make attracting foreign investment a core strategy“. In this article I will provide a suggestion to implement such a strategy. The…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2019 toegekend aan de heer Rudy de Man

Rudy de Man (Ixelles, 1932, gehuwd met mevrouw Van Eeghen) moest en zou bij Heineken gaan werken, omdat zijn vader directeur was geweest van het kantoor van het brouwerijconcern in Soerabaja. Zodoende accepteerde De Man, met een diploma van de Nijenrode-managementopleiding (nu Nijenrode Business Universiteit) op zak, een baantje op…

SCCN participating in briefing of 100+ embassies regarding the Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019

The President of the SCCN, Oliver von Borstel, and its Vice President, Bob Juchter van Bergen Quast, were participants of the meeting with 100+ Embassies at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in The Hague on 30 January 2019 regarding the Global Entrepreneurs Summit (GES) 2019. The Ministry invited key persons…

Successful networking at the Amsterdam American Business Club

On 23 January 2019 the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands was present at an important networking event organised by the Amsterdam American Business Club. To discuss further cooperation and to plan future events, Mr. Bob Juchter van Bergen Quast, Vice President of the SCCN met with Dr. Paul…

Cooperation with the Chamber of Commerce The Netherlands & Turkey

On 23 November 2018, the President, mr. Oliver von Borstel and the Vice President, mr. Bob Juchter van Bergen Quast, met with mr. Ethem Emre, President of the Chamber of Commerce The Netherlands & Turkey and mr. Adnan Büyükbilgin, its Vice President, to discuss cooperation between the two Chambers. The Istanbul…

Visiting the Minister Plenipotentiary of Curaçao

The Vice President of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands, Bob Juchter van Bergen Quast, has visited the Minister Plenipotentiary of Curaçao, Mr. Anthony Begina. The Minister Plenipotentiary of Curaçao (Dutch: Gevolmachtigd Minister van Curaçao) represents the constituent country (Dutch: land) of Curaçao in the Council of Ministers of the…

Business Development in Florida

The president, Oliver von Borstel, of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands has visited the Greater Fort Myers Chamber of Commerce in Florida, as part of a business trip to the United States. Important viewpoints about the possibilities of business development were shared. Florida’s advantages Florida interesting for…

Business development in the International Company Formation Sector

SCCN has successfully advised an international Company Formation Agent in the UK regarding their business development. The Company operates in a highly competitive market had difficulties finding added value for their clients. The company formation market consists of hundreds of formation agents who offer their services online. These services include…

Successful meeting at the Amsterdam American Business Club

September 2018 Business Network Event AABC The Vice President of the SCCN, Bob Juchter van Bergen Quast, attended an event of the Amsterdam American Business Club at the World Trade Center, Amsterdam. Discussions with other participants led to important opportunities regarding business development. Extremely interesting was the lecture by Prof. Christine…

Successful Business Event at the Famous Louwman Car Museum in The Hague

On Thursday 20 September 2018, the Swiss Business Club (SBC) and the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands organised a successful business networking event at the Louwman Car Museum in The Hague. The event resulted in a number of potential business transactions among the attendants. At the SBC leaders,…

SCCN to develop relations with the Astana International Financial Centre

Introduction Yet to be discovered as an international financial hub is the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) in Kazakhstan. In my opinion the current financial bubble in Western Europe and the crypto currency developments, make it almost impossible to ignore this opportunity to develop business and to diversify portfolios. The Centre is…

Business Development in the International Private Jet Industry

Today, the President, mr. Oliver von Borstel and the Vice President of the SCCN, mr. Bob Juchter van Bergen Quast, have discussed a number of complex and specific issues regarding business development in the private jet-sector with mr. Menno-Klaas van der Heide, Vice President NetJets Europe, a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway. NetJets is…

Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands initiative: call for Dutch and Swiss entrepreneurs who are interested in business development in Greece

SCCN is connecting entrepreneurs from Greece – looking for a long-term business relationships – with Dutch and Swiss entrepreneurs. Please contact us when you are interested. Important business opportunity Greek farmers are looking for advanced solutions in the field of olive oil, herbs, wine production, vineyards, hydroponic & vegetables cultivations…

SCCN visiting Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) in Zurich

On 21 August 2018, the President, Oliver von Borstel, and the Vice President, Bob Juchter van Bergen Quast, of the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands, visited Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) in Zurich. A meeting was organised with mr. Beat Kuster of S-GE to explore several possibilities of cooperation.…

Tax structuring with Dutch private limited liability companies – shareholders’​ rights

Mainly due to its tax efficiency, the Dutch holding (BV) company regime is the most preferred holding regime in the world. The Dutch tax regime is beneficial regarding withholding tax, capital gains and income received from subsidiaries. Other advantages of a BV are the flexibility of Dutch corporate law and tax…

Nestlé announcing a major blockchain collaboration with IBM

A group of leading retailers and food companies including Nestlé and Walmart have signalled their commitment to “strengthen consumer confidence” in the foods they purchase by announcing a major blockchain collaboration with IBM. The consortium will work with ‘Big Blue’ to identify the “most urgent areas” across the global food…

Endress+Hauser and SAP developing Industrial Internet of Things solutions

Endress+Hauser and SAP have a successful history of collaboration. The two companies will now work together even more closely to develop Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions. According to a statement, the aim of the collaboration is to develop solutions that enable seamless integration of field instruments into business processes.…

FinTech fact sheet

As a traditionally strong financial center with infrastructure close to universities, Switzerland offers ideal conditions for driving innovations in the fintech scene. Switzerland enjoys an international reputation as a trustworthy, reliable and innovative financial center. Years of experience in the banking and insurance sector combined with technological expertise and a…

Switzerland most blockchain-friendly country in Europe

The study, released by blockchain conference BlockShow Europe 2018 looked at 48 European countries, analyzing factors such as actual regulations set in place for the growing blockchain sector, ICO regulations, regulations on cryptocurrency as payment, or the taxation of cryptocurrencies. Switzerland ranks first among the top ten nations in Europe…

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra Award 2018 Laureate|Helmut Oswald Maucher

Dr. Jelle Zijlstra was the former Prime Minister of the Netherlands, President of the Central Bank of the Netherlands, and President of the Bank for International Settlements in Switzerland, with long-standing engagement with the Swiss Chamber of Commerce in The Netherlands. In honour of this renowned economist, we recognize international leaders whose work champions economic…