Josefien Glaudemans

Partner

Kerkenbos 10-31
6501 BL Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Josefien studied American Studies & Economic Geography at the Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands. After her graduation in 1996, Josefien joined PepsiCo Restaurants International and was responsible for the market planning of new restaurants for Pizza Hut, Kentucky Fried Chicken and Taco Bell in Europe/Africa/Middle East. In 1998 Josefien joined Buck Consultants International and she further specialized in the international business development, location strategies and location selection for multinational companies. Clients include amongst others: ADM, ADP, Allen & Overy, Baker & McKenzie, Barclays, Columbia Sportswear, Cummins Business Services, Dell Computers, Donaldson, Exxon Mobil, Freshfields, Fortitech, Hewlett-Packard, Hogan Lovells, Ingram Micro, Microsoft, NCR, Premier Farnel, SAP, Sento, Siemens, Specsavers, Tate & Lyle, White & Case and X-Rite. For many of these projects Josefien has practical on the ground experience in all Western, Northern, Southern and Central and Eastern European countries, Turkey, Egypt, Morocco, South Africa, China, Singapore, Australia, Canada and the USA.

Josefien is regarded an expert on location selection and is often asked as workshop host and speaker on location selection, such as for a.o. the IQPC Shared Services & Outsourcing Network and the Conference Board.

Articles

News and columns

How can locations help to cope with labor market challenges?
14-10-2018

Availability of the right people, increasing labor costs and the need for changing skills set are key issues for many companies. Finding optimal lo ...

London based legal industry reconsiders locations
23-06-2016

The legal industry is looking for new support business models and new locations as well. The mantra is not anymore ‘London, London, London&rs ...

New agricultural machinery plant lands in Hungary
15-06-2016

Illinois based agricultural equipment manufacturer GSI opened a year ago its first European manufacturing plant. Location of choice is Biatorb&aacu ...

Africa on the rise
15-05-2014

More and more companies look at the opportunities in Africa. Not only the fast economic growth of the continent in the past with more than one bill ...

Emirates call center flies to Budapest
15-05-2014

Dubai based Emirates Airlines has announced it will open its seconds customer contact centre in Europe with a 300 seat facility in Budapest this ye ...

Hogan Lovells to set up new legal Services Center in Birmingham
15-05-2014

Hogan Lovells, a leading global law firm, is to set up a Legal Services Center in Birmingham, United Kingdom to deliver high quality cost-effective ...

EnVivo Pharmaceuticals locates European office in Leiden
15-02-2013

Pipeline

EnVivo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is dedicated to discovering and developing small molecule therapeutics for disorders of the central ...

How the right locations can contribute to achieving key corporate objectives
13-02-2013

The Market Challenge. Although different for each company and product, upcoming geographical markets are important for many compan ...

Allen & Overy sets up back office center in Belfast
03-02-2011

Law firm Allen & Overy is active in 26 countries with more than 5,000 employees. Wim Dejonghe, A&O’s managing partner of the London b ...