Springboard has over 15 years’ experience of attracting investment (FDI) to Germany and the USA.

Andrew Harfoot represents the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) in the UK (see www.nrwinvest.com/en/our-service/service-for-investors-from-uk/).  He assists UK companies looking to trade with and set up in mainland Europe via NRW.  Current Brexit uncertainties mean UK firms are considering their strategic options and many find Andrew’s free and confidential advice on doing business in Germany, useful.
Springboard formerly represented the State of Virginia, USA in the UK & Ireland with the aim of assisting medium/large firms to invest in Virginia.

Springboard’s international economic development services include:

  • UK representation for US and European locations

  • International trade show coordination

  • FDI strategies and implementation

  • Support for investment activities in the UK including inward missions

  • Prospect identification