Attracting and retaining foreign investment (FDI)

Mission

The FDI Committee targets its efforts to promoting Spain as a destination for new Foreign Direct Investment, especially from the United States, sharing the experience of foreign multinational members of AmChamSpain. Furthermore, the Committee promotes initiatives and suggests adopting measures to Public Administrations directed at retaining and developing high added value foreign investments due to FDI’s ability to generate employment, improve the level of exports and strengthen the business network (R+D centers, competition centers, regional headquarters, etc.).

Committee make-up

Co Presidents:

Helena Herrero – President, HP

Javier Targhetta- President, Atlantic Cooper

Represented companies:

ATLANTIC COPPER, HP

PRINCIPAL LINES OF WORK:

  • Communication with American headquarters of US multinationals established in Spain to provide more information about the climate for foreign investment in the country
  • Collaboration with Public Administrations to attract and encourage strategic projects

Activities

  • Elaboration of the publication "25 successful cases of US multinationals in Spain".
  • Develop advocacy plan for improving the climate for attracting and retaining US investment in Spain.
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