With the ceremonial signing of a cooperation agreement between the Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone and bdp Management Consulting (Tianjin) Co. Ltd. on October 23rd, 2019, increased cooperation in the promotion of investment and the settlement of European companies in Tianjin (China) has now been officially sealed.
bdp China took part in an extensive tender project of the Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone from August 2019 and prevailed in a field of strong competitors. The many years of expertise and the many projects successfully implemented by bdp China were decisive factors. bdp is thus the official investment representative of the Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone in Germany and Europe.
Ms. Xiaoshuang Kou, member of the Standing Committee of the Party Committee of the Port Free Trade Zone Tianjin and Deputy Director of the Management Board, Mr. Luca Gao, Director of Lingang Hi-Tech Investment Promotion Bureau in Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone, Mr. Nan Zhou, Deputy Director of Lingang Hi-Tech Investment Promotion Bureau, Mr. Jian Zheng, Director of Sino-Europe Industrial Park (Sino-Italian Small and Medium Enterprises Park) in Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone, Mr. Jack Gao, Manager of the European Office of Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone, Mr. Xu Chen, Sino-European office of Lingang Hi-Tech Investment Promotion Bureau in Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone, and Dr. Michael Bormann, bdp founding partner, Ms. Fang Fang, Partner of bdp China, Ms. Jennifer Lv, Partner of bdp China, Ms. Qian Li, Business Development attended the signing ceremony.
Ms. Xiaoshuang Kou and Dr. Michael Bormann commented on important cornerstones of the cooperation project. In this regard, bdp will be responsible for clearly communicating Chinese investment requirements to European investors, for conducting site visits, for cooperating with European industry associations, chambers of commerce and business development agencies in China and, last but not least, for supporting companies from Tianjin in investing in Europe. The Tianjin Port Free Trade Zone Government welcomes and supports this project very much. Dr. Michael Bormann promised to contribute bdp's extensive experience to a successful project cooperation.