About NUTIP

The Netherlands – Uganda Trade and Investment Platform (NUTIP), is a Ugandan association that harnesses the economic power of cooperation between Dutch and Ugandan entrepreneurs.

Objectives

  • Bring together businesses from the Netherlands and Uganda to promote common private sector investment interests.
  • Work as a one-stop centre for information about the investment environment with regard to opportunities, research, challenges, policy briefings and matchmaking.
  • Create market linkages between the Netherlands and Uganda.
  • Promote a good working relationship between private sector communities in the two countries and, when possible, develop Europe-Uganda relations.
  • Act as a precursor to the establishment of chambers of commerce by the Netherlands as well as Europe as a whole.
  • We expect large companies to mentor SMEs to success.

Vision

Act as a catalyst in the growth of businesses in Uganda by contributing to productivity and innovation.

Mission

Provide a platform for stakeholders to promote and contribute to an improved business climate that fosters competitiveness.

Our services

We offer active support to Dutch companies already present in Uganda and Dutch companies interested in doing business in Uganda.
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Lobbying & Advocacy

NUTIP address investor’s problems to the Government and as such it improves the business environment for existing entrepreneurs and incoming investors. We can provide trouble shooting and assistance in conflict situations. 

Business Insights & Information

We carry out market scans, research and surveys on business-related topics, making us a one-stop centre for information on the business climate in Uganda and the Netherlands.  We provide information on Ugandan rules and regulations.

B2B services & Match making

Through B2B ‘ Ted Talks’  and matchmaking we assists companies in seeking out partners for conducting business within the Netherlands and Uganda. 

Networking Events

NUTIP promotes diversity and growth of business ideas through regular networking events with over 100 Dutch and Ugandan entrepreneurs who actively to exchange experience and gain knowledge.

Our members

News & B2B Events

Become a Member

Are you a Dutch entrepreneur in Uganda or does your business have strong ties with the Netherlands? 

We always welcome new members to our platform. 

Company membership is 100 USD per year.



Our Board Of Directors

Inez Van Oord

Chairperson

Inez has been an entrepreneur since her university years.She is currently MD of Mango Tree, Design Hub and coordinator of the Business Lab Uganda program. She is representative on the Sustainable Business for Uganda Board. 

Edgar M. Tabaro

Vice Chair

Edgar is a partner at KTA Advocates. He served on a number of boards including the Uganda Communications Commission and presently serves as Secretary Agribusiness Development Center, a Rabo Bank entity in Uganda.

Eugenie Windt Nsubuga

Finance Director

Eugenie is a Managing Director of Swan Air Travel & Safaris Ltd, with over 25 yrs of top management experience. She has a logical mind, practical approach and the ability to communicate at all levels.

Piet Van Asten

Board Member

Piet van Asten is VP at Olam and global Head Agronomy of coffee. Piet holds a PhD in agronomy from Wageningen University. He has worked for the CGIAR from 1998-2016 as an award-winning scientist. 

Sjaak de Bloois

Board Member

Sjaak is an agronomist and founder of BVU Propagations, a seedling and crop production company that also offers consultancy to foreign companies that want to roll out innovative and future-proof agri-business in Uganda.

Anitah Kajumba

Secretary / Administrator

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Get in touch

Hello! We are looking forward to hear from you!

Please drop us a message using the contact form on the right, or simply give us a call or pay us a visit at our workspace located at Design Hub Kampala. 

We will respond as soon as possible! 

Call us

+256 (0) 705 353 324

Location

Plot 3, Bata Close
5th Street - Industrial Area, Kampala, UGANDA

Mail

admin@nutip.org

Business hours

Mon – Fri: 9 am – 5pm
Sat, Sun: Closed