Stockholm is the ideal location and natural choice for business processes operations in Scandinavia and Northern Europe. Stockholm is Scandinavia’s largest market and accounts for a major share of both consumers and economic activity in that region. Stockholm is also the preferred choice for regional headquarters, contact centers and shared service centers.
Top choice for regional headquarters
Stockholm is Scandinavia’s number one choice for regional headquarters. Half of all headquarters of multinationals with operations in Scandinavia (Forbes 2000) and a majority of Swedish headquarters are already based in Stockholm.
As the largest market and hub of Scandinavia, Stockholm also offers the best accessibility to the entire Scandinavian market and can serve as the gateway to Europe. Doing business from Stockholm is easy beacuse of the excellent IT and telecommunications infrastructure.
Stockholm offers a good recruitment base of well-educated senior executive with international business experience. In addition, Stockholm has an advanced and cost-effective business services sector including a sophisticated financial services industry. English is the working language at all business levels.
A competitive corporate tax structure and an economical business cost environment enhance the package Stockholm offers to international companies looking for the ideal location for their Scandinavian headquarters.
Excellent conditions for regional shared service centers
As the business hub of Scandinavia, Stockholm has become an attractive platform for shared service centers covering Scandinavia and Northern Europe.
The business activities that are most commonly centralized are finance, accounting, marketing/PR, human resources, ICT and logistics. Stockholm offers competitive business operating costs and access to Scandinavia’s largest workforce of qualified and experienced personnel with excellent language skills.
Stockholm is the only place from where a logistics center can offer a 24-hour distribution service by road to all major destinations in Northern Europe.
Best choice for regional contact centers
As the hub of Scandinavia, Stockholm has become a very advanced high-end market for contact centers covering that region.
Most international businesses are drawn to Stockholm by language skills, low employee turnover, high computer literacy, a technically advanced infrastructure and competitive business costs. From Stockholm, your call center can be run with a high level of quality and service.