InnovationQuarter is the regional economic development agency for West Holland. InnovationQuarter finances innovative and fast-growing companies, assists international companies in establishing their businesses in West Holland, and facilitates (international) collaboration between innovative entrepreneurs, knowledge institutes and government.
In this way, and in cooperation with the business community, InnovationQuarter supports the development of West Holland, a unique delta region, to become one of the most innovative regions in Europe.
As a lifecycle financier, InnovationQuarter offers companies financing at various stages of growth. InnovationQuarter invests from three funds: IQCapital, UNIIQ and ENERGIIQ.
Cleantech | Horticulture | Life Sciences & Health | Safety & Security | High Tech & Smart Industry | Water & Maritime
West Holland, a highly-urbanised delta region in the western part of the Netherlands, is home to no fewer than 60 municipalities, internationally renowned universities and knowledge institutions, and a strong international business community with a truly entrepreneurial spirit. To name a few:
• Delft University of Technology, one of the world's top 20 universities for technology.
• Leiden Bio Science Park, one of Europe's top 5 science parks.
• The Hague Security Delta, the leading cyber security cluster in Europe.
• Erasmus MC (Rotterdam), one of the top ten of best medical institutes in Europe.
• Port of Rotterdam, Europe’s largest sea port.
West Holland is an appealing location for innovation and investment and the logistics facilities and digital infrastructure are respected around the world. This unique delta region offers a competitive tax climate, a highly educated and multilingual workforce and excellent quality of life. With so many big players together in one compact location, connecting with this region means connecting with the world.
3M, Huawei, Danone, Nokia Networks, Cisco, Johnson & Johnson, Astellas, Toshiba Medical Systems, Atos Medical, Thermo Fisher, DuPont, Ashland, Allseas, Suez GdF, Monsanto, Olympus, Airbus Defense & Space, Avery Dennison, DXC Technology. , Siemens, Tech Mahindra and many more