Chinese Investment in Europe

Chinese Investment in Europe


Jan Siemons

Chairman of the International Trade & Investment Center (ITIC) and Secretary-General Europe of the One Belt One Road Culture & Trade Association.

 

  • Trends of Foreign Direct Investment in Europe: the what, where and why of FDI in Europe: The current leading investor in the EU are European countries, followed by the USA, but more and more Chinese countries are becoming active in investing into the EU;
  • The implications of the Chinese One Belt One Road Initiative  in Europe: The OBOR-project, which involves more than 60 countries and quite a few international organizations, implies unprecedented opportunities – and challenges, also for Europe in terms of international trade and investment.

    Some background of Jan Siemons

    Jan is shareholder of some companies and the chairman of the International Trade & Investment Center (ITIC). He is also Secretary-General Europe of the One Belt One Road Culture & Trade Association.
    Two companies are focusing on the China-Europe business and matchmaking.
    Another company, SILC GLOBAL BV, is a leading consultancy in the field of real estate, international location strategy and trade and investment promotion.