European Growth Strategies in the Post-EU Landscape

About This Event


Build a successful European market entry strategy to grow your UK business


Due to the UK leaving the EU, businesses are now faced with the difficult decision of how and where to enter the European market. Understanding the available resources, how to utilise them and where your UK business can meet specific demands across Europe is the key to international success. 


Why should you join this webinar?

This virtual event is designed to help UK businesses begin essential market research leading to a successful market entry strategy. Expanding in the post-EU landscape can seem an overwhelming obstacle; our expert speakers will provide you with a toolbox including easy to apply research methods and sources to help formulate and structure a strategy that works for you. 

Join us on Wednesday, 28 April 2021 to hear from Tim Vaesen and Bart Leussink from EuroDev, as they share various tips on formulating a strategy and structure to help take your products or services into new European markets.

What will you learn?

  • An overview of the European market in the post-EU landscape
  • Understand the right European geographical and industry verticals to focus on for your UK business
  • How to build up essential market research that leads to a winning market-entry strategy
  • Learn how to formulate a market entry strategy that works
  • Find out the best strategy for European success
  • Receive advice and tips from European market experts


Meet our speakers

Tim Vaesen
Executive Vice-President Industrial, EuroDev

  • Tim currently leads the Industrial division at the European Business Development group and is a member of the board of directors.
  • Before joining EuroDev, Tim was the managing director of an industrial chemical production company based in Rotterdam. He helped build a global distributor network, governmental sales and successful divestiture of the company.
  • Speaking at events like the SEMA Export Academy, Supply Chain Canada export weeks - Tim regularly covers export essentials and guidance on strategy building for SMEs in Europe.

Bart Leussink
Vice-President Advanced Technologies, EuroDev

  • During his entire career, Bart has been involved in positioning SMEs in Europe - both in the public funding and commercial space. He currently leads the Advanced Technologies division at the European Business Development group.
  • As a project manager for EuroDev, Bart leads business development teams that represent American manufacturers in Europe. These engagements helped Bart to his experience in various industries; aerospace & defence, food & beverage packaging, additive manufacturing and renewable energy.
  • Bart holds a Masters degree in business and strategic management from the University of Groningen in the Netherlands.


When will this webinar take place?

This webinar will take place on Wednesday, 28 April 2021, 14:00 - 15:00 BST


Who is this event for?

This virtual event is designed for ambitious UK SMEs looking to develop a plan or strategy to grow their business in Europe. 

Businesses must: 

  • Be small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) according to the European SME definition
  • Be based in London or the South East of England
  • Be registered in the UK


What's next?

To secure your place for this free webinar, simply click the Register here button on the top of this page. 

Please note, places are limited to two delegates per business and in high demand - we highly recommend applying quickly to secure your spot.


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   This is exactly what I've been looking for in a course for years! I feel like I know which way to approach this now."

- Webinar Attendee | Winning and Delivering Business Overseas, October 2020



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