Programmes & tools
Everything you need to streamline your expansion
weGrow creates strategies that advise businesses in all areas of international growth such as market selection & validation, finding local product market fit, creating go-to-market strategies, roll-out & execution in target markets, finding local talents, and more. With experts around the world, weGrow offers personalised consulting and access to networks for scale-ups to achieve success.
“The “Eiffel Tower” strategy we developed together with weGrow worked out great! We are now collaborating with leading brands within the high end fashion industry. The results speak for themselves: 298% YoY growth in net revenue.”
“weGrow helped us with our international market research. They were fast, flexible and delivered high-quality results that helped secure our funding for international growth. I can recommend weGrow to any startup that wants to get to the next level.”
The Globaliser is the internationalisation readiness programme. This 10-week programme is designed to equip scale-ups with everything they need for international growth. With coaching, network and validation, startups get the confidence to channel their precious resources into unfamiliar territories with conviction.
“The Globaliser programme gave us new and important insights to make the next step, which resulted in a new view on the potential markets on our internationalisation list. We now have a foundation and with the provided tools, we can continue building and improving our internationalisation plans with more confidence.”
“The Globaliser helps startups understand their own capabilities and needs whilst quantifying the international market opportunities and fit.”
Techleap.nl Rise Programme
Scaling is hard, but you are not alone. With Techleap.nl Rise we empower a group of up to 15 scaleups every quarter in a 6 week growth program. Learn from alumni, peers and coaches in 5 scale sessions, with topics like: Going international! with Adyen’s Pieter van der Does as coach & Operations that scale with Takeaway.com’s Jitse Groen.
“You need to do your homework first, but if you know what you need, the Rise programme is the best thing that could ever happen to your business.”
“The diversity of participants and experiences was what held the most value in the programme for me. Everyone runs into different things in their own space, but you can dilute them down to the same pure issues.”
- Internationalisation Canvas
Scaling your company internationally is a tough, risky and expensive endeavour. The DutchBasecamp Internationalisation Canvas is developed to help you save time, money and energy in this challenging process. Find out which factors you can consider to build your international growth strategy.
“One of the main learnings is that the metrics in our budget will be very dynamic so we should keep it simple to manage. Especially if you go international! Based on the work we did we have now launched in France and Germany.”
“Thanks to this, the overwhelming goal of entering a new country was narrowed down to easy to follow steps.”
International Support Index
Independent professionals, organizations and consortia working in the creative industry and who want to position their work practice internationally, can now easily look up in the International Support Index which support schemes are available to them. Het Nieuwe Instituut and the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate have jointly developed an online tool in which all financial and non-financial regulations for internationalization of the creative industry are mapped out.
Are you planning to do business abroad? Creative Holland employees are available to advise you and to point the way to contacts abroad who can help you further. Creative Holland employees can provide you with advice, tips and contact details.
Techleap.nl Compass Programme
What is Compass?
Compass is our new global expansion programme for Dutch scaleups looking to go international in 2021. It provides access to experts, supports strategic planning, and delivers the market intelligence businesses need to expand in less time, with less risk and less cost.
Why join Compass?
Compass is a high-impact programme that supports tech leaders with their global scaling ambitions. By the end of the programme, you’ll know where you're going and the rationale behind why and where you should go.
How to apply?
Applications are now closed. We are currently reviewing all the applications and will follow up with an interview for shortlisted companies who meet the selection criteria the first week of March. Ten companies will then be selected to join Compass which will begin on 10th March. Case studies following from the Compass programme will be shared after the end of the programme on GoGlobal.
Emerging Giants is a program brought to you by KPMG to support forward-thinking and fast growing scaleups with their growth and international expansion. We understand what it takes for scaling companies to be successful at each stage of their business journey. Our dedicated team of advisors can provide hands-on support when it comes to your challenges around Tax, Finance, and Risk & Compliance. We do this in a way that matches the entrepreneurial pace and mindset of your business.
“After 7 years of European scaling, our tax and legal footprint were in need of some "renovation". KPMG Meijburg helped us to restructure our footprint to make it futureproof again. ”
“After 3 years of scaling, our backbone processes and operations could use some optimization support. KPMG supports us to stay in control and to smoothen operations.”