On August 6, 2019, Mr. Gerard Van Swieten and Nick Laursen from IJK Capital Partners LLC visited the Shanghai office of China-Europe Association for Technical and Economic Cooperation (CEATEC). Chen Hui, director of CEATEC Shanghai, Meng Ting, Deputy Director, Dragan Cigoja, Executive Director of European Affairs, Zhao Haofang, Secretary-general, and Wu Fan, Director of International Affairs received them warmly.
In order to help more European enterprises enter the Chinese market and seize investment opportunities in time, CEATEC Shanghai signed a strategic partnership agreement with IJK Capital Partners LLC. IJK group will become the strategic partner of CEATEC Shanghai to build China-European cooperation, among which IJK partner Nick Laursen and Gerard Van Swieten will be the national representative of Denmark and the national representative of the Netherlands respectively.
Chen Hui, director of CEATEC Shanghai, and Nick Laursen, partner of IJK, formally signed the cooperation agreement to become representative for Denmark
In the presence of personnel from both sides, Nick Laursen's identity as representative of Denmark shall officially take effect
Chen Hui, director of CEATEC Shanghai, and Gerard Van Swieten, partner of IJK, signed the cooperation agreement to become representative of Netherlands.
In the presence of personnel from both sides, Gerard Van Swieten's identity as representative of Netherlands shall officially take effect
"Through such a partnership, Danish and Dutch companies can have better two-way communication with the Chinese market and develop together with teams with long-term professional experience," Chen said. Both sides said they look forward to fruitful cooperation.
Left to right: Nick Laursen, partner of IJK capital & country representative of Denmark; Chen Hui, director of China Europe association Shanghai office; Gerard Van Swieten, partner of IJK capital & country representative of the Netherlands
JK capital is a cross-border investment and advisory firm that provides comprehensive international capabilities to companies seeking transformational growth and expansion capital. Our professionals have more than 20 years of m&a and private equity expertise and can provide first class solutions.
IJK Capital has offices in Shanghai, Singapore, Hong Kong SAR and Austria, and about six portfolio projects are currently moving to China. The group has extensive cooperation in the fields of sino-foreign trade and investment, with partners covering multiple industries and rich expertise in the fields of strategy, private equity, banking, engineering, trade, logistics and law.
Approved by the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the People's Republic of China, the China-Europe Association for Technical and Economic Cooperation (CEATEC) was established in Beijing in 2000. The China-Europe Association for Technical and Economic Cooperation (Shanghai) (CEATEC Shanghai) is its only representative office in Shanghai.
The CEATEC (Shanghai) is the only non-profit organization in Shanghai that is directly engaged in the economic and trade promotion activities of Shanghai and Europe.
Focusing on the five major industries of automobile, intelligent manufacturing, information technology, medical health and agricultural science and technology, CEATEC Shanghai is committed to tapping the cooperation potential between Chinese and European enterprises, introducing capital, products, technologies and talents, and promoting positive interaction between enterprises and governments.
The service blueprint of CEATEC Shanghai includes:
International Trade: exhibition organization organization, import commodity introduction
Industrial Cooperation: project docking, tracking and implementation
Business Consultation: overseas promotion, enterprise investigation
Membership Service: consulting service, international exchange, enterprise cooperation
CEATEC Shanghai is dedicated to building a bridge of direct exchanges and cooperation between Chinese and European enterprises and serving the all-round development of economic and trade relations between China and European countries.
China-Europe Association for Technical and Economic Cooperation
Yangtze River Delta International Economic and Trade Promotion Committee
Approved by the Ministry of Civil Affairs of the People's Republic of China, the China-Europe Association for Technical and Economic Cooperation (CEATEC) was established in Beijing in 2000. Established on July 12, 2019, the Yangtze River Delta International Economic and Trade Promotion Committee of the China-Europe Association for Technical and Economic Cooperation(China-Europe Yangtze River Delta Economic and Trade Promotion Committee) is the promotion agency for foreign trade and investment within the Yangtze river delta region.
The main responsibilities of the China-Europe Yangtze River Delta Economic and Trade Promotion Committee is to implement relevant major national development strategies, promote foreign trade, two-way investment and economic and technological cooperation. Promoting institutionalized cooperation with overseas counterparts; To receive overseas high-level economic and trade delegations and organize Chinese economic and trade delegations to visit China; To hold and organize enterprises to participate in economic and trade exhibitions, forums, business talks and relevant international conferences; Provide economic and trade information, economic and trade training services.
China-Europe, Yangtze River Delta Economic and Trade Promotion Committee will work with the relevant international organizations, national regional Trade and investment Promotion agencies, business associations and industrial and commercial enterprises to establish extensive connection, organize various forms of exchanges and cooperation, and intensify the enterprise service, to promote the multilateral Economic and Trade relations, promoting world Economic prosperity, the benefit of the people all over the world to make positive contribution.