The mission of the Brabant Development Agency (BOM) is to create, improve, maintain and develop the industrial and economic structure in Brabant by offering a range of professional services. The BOM was established in 1983 and is funded and financed by the Dutch State and the Province of Brabant. Brabant is a region in the south of the Netherlands. The BOM, based in Tilburg offers four core activities, contributing to the marketing slogan of Brabant: Europe’s heart of Smart Solutions. www.bom.nl
Their areas are:
BOM Foreign Investments facilitates foreign companies’ direct investment in Brabant.
BOM New Business Development department initiates and supports innovative projects including start-up support and consortia.
BOM Capital Department finances innovative and financially healthy companies and start-ups (with growth potential in strategic areas) by providing equity capital and subordinated loans of up to 2 million Euros.
BOM Business parks focuses on the development of the regions industrial estates including co-investements.
They are the biggest sponsors of Startup Weekend Eindhoven, because their main goal is to support the ecosystem and help startups.
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Startup Weekend Eindhoven team