Finding international partners

The NRW.Europa team at NRW.International helps companies to find foreign business partners and with international networking in North Rhine-Westphalia. NRW.Europa represents North Rhine-Westphalia in the EU-funded Enterprise Europe Network and can draw on more than 600 organizations in over 60 countries.

Trade and delegation scouting

NRW.International specifically puts companies in touch with foreign business delegations that come to North Rhine-Westphalia in search of business partners.

Further information is provided at (pdf, German).

Brokerage events

At the international brokerage events of the Enterprise Europe Network companies can hold organized B2B meetings at trade fairs and thereby find specific cooperation and business partners.

Further information is provided at

International cooperation platform

Companies looking for partners in the areas sales, purchasing, research, technology or innovation can benefit from the extensive global cooperation database – and find the right business partner with the help of NRW.International.

Further information is provided at (German) or at the website of the Enterprise Europe Network (English). Partnering opportunities can be found in the cooperation database (English).


In case of difficulties with the EU authorities, obstacles in the movement of goods or other problems in the internal market, NRW.International helps to seek clarification and to report the cases to the EU Commission.

Further information is provided at (German).

We're here to help you

Project Manager EEN

Gregor Stolarczyk
Tel.  +49 211 710671-232

Senior Project Manager EEN

Lokman Özkan
Tel.  +49 211 710671-234

Project Assistance EEN

Claudia Witte-Martínez
Tel.  +49 211 710 671-236

Project Manager EEN

Jovana Fa Tomić
Tel.  +49 211 710 671-238