Over the years, several mergers in emerging markets have expanded Nexans’s industrial footprint so that it now boasts operations in 40 countries worldwide. While the company grew, so did its treasury, to the point where it needed more efficiency in its bank account structure.
VU University has undergone major growth over the past two decades. Initially, the Amsterdam university did this without making any appreciable additions to its accommodation, but since 2011, the metamorphosis on the academic side of the Zuidas district has been clearly visible. A special solution has been found for the financing as well.
Last year, FrieslandCampina was given an honorable mention at the internationally renowned Adam Smith Awards for its bank relationship management. The global dairy company was recognized for its successful refinancing program. This article looks at how ‘wallet distribution’ and strategic bank relationship management allowed the company to maneuver with agility during the financial crisis.
An aging population means the Dutch care sector will be a true growth market in years to come. Added to this is the fact that the required standards for care homes have changed significantly in recent years. For care provider Cordaan, these developments mean that significant investments in infrastructure have to be made.
When one of the world’s biggest tobacco companies decided to bring all its entities onto the same enterprise resource planning system, there were some challenges along the way. Zanders brought its expertise to bear, to help design, test and go live with the chosen system – and ultimately make the SAP implementation a success.