• Interested to learn more about the potential of Free & Special Economic Zones in facilitating investment to bridge the investment gap between EU and China? Meet Investment Consulting Associates' Laurens A van der Schoor at the Investment Management Exhibition (IME) in Frankfurt on Tuesday, March 20th, to find out the latest insights into need for Free & Special Economic Zones to innovate their services proposition. 
  • Meet the ICA team at GBF Latin America, Dubai, 27 -28 February 2018. Contact ICA's Marketing & Business Development Director Ms. Zoë Harries to connect! 
  • The Role of Marketing and Communications in Investment Promotion: How to Influence the Investment Decision Process. This workshop, facilitated by ICA’s Zoë Harries and Laurens A van der Schoor, will address how companies make investment decisions and how investment promotion agencies influence the location decision-making process through marketing and communications. Register here:
  • ICA's @Christopher Steele will be speaking on the “Beyond Borders” session at #convergx18 in snowy #Calgary this afternoon. Great conversations on defense, energy, and innovation.
  • ICA's @Christopher Steele will be speaking on the “Beyond Borders” session at #convergx18 in snowy #Calgary this afternoon. Great conversations on defense, energy, and innovation.
  • ICA's 10th Anniversary & Laurens A van der Schoor has evaluated relevant pieces of VAT-related legislation and the impact on the attractiveness of UAE’s Free Zones, including a summary of the various scenarios of treatment of VAT within Free Zones
  • Investment Consulting Associates' Laurens A van der Schoor explores the driving forces behind the #EU list of non-cooperative #tax jurisdictions 
  • Our Christopher Steele made it into The Wall Street Journal again, this time talking about the effects which the new US tax plan may have on corporate location decisions. 
  • The ICA team wishes you a beautiful holiday season and a new year of peace and happiness!
  • The Investment Consulting Associates team with Christopher Steele, Zoë Harries and Laurens A van der Schoor, in collaboration with WAVTEQ, is pleased to announce the successul completion of its Capacity Building Training program for Jordan Investment Commission (JIC), supported by Jordan Competitiveness Program (JCP) /USAID. The four-week training covered FDI Fundamentals & Trends, Image Building, Marketing, Lead Generation & Targeting, Investor Servicing, Aftercare & Policy Advocacy.


Company Profile


Management consulting | 2-10 employees

Investment Consulting Associates (ICA) is a global management advisory firm specializing in corporate location strategy, supply chain management, incentive management and advisory, Free Zone development, economic development strategies, and FDI advisory. We provide customized, effective solutions to our clients'​ needs through a combination of consulting and state of the art software tools and databases. Our global team of multi-disciplinary professionals has worked on numerous projects in all continents of the world either on behalf of our growing list of corporate clients or as strategic advisor to governmental organizations.


Location and Market Entry Strategies, Economic Development Strategies, Investment Incentives Advisory, SEZ Development, Investment Promotion Strategies, FDI Advisory and Training, Free Zone Advisory, Site Selection, Training and Seminars

Investment Consulting Asociates (ICA) EMEA
Barbara Strozzilaan 201
Amsterdam, 1083 HN

Press Contact

Zoë Harries
Director Marketing & Business Development


+31 20 217 0116
+31 6 1549 9998

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