Why learning about Asia matters!
Silicon Valley 2.0 in Malaysia?
The world is a complex system and looking at it from a 360 degree helps. The Asian continent stands as a mesmerizing masterpiece, rich with colors, textures, and stories waiting to be explored. As global citizens, there are compelling reasons why we should wholeheartedly embrace the Asian continent and immerse ourselves in its wonders. Travelling […]
China – do not put all your eggs in one basket
Malaysia is becoming a hub for data centre investments due to the growth of cloud computing and the increasing demand for data centres. Malaysia is also positioning itself as a regional digital economy hub, and the government has launched the MyDIGITAL initiative to transform Malaysia into a digitally-driven, high-income nation by 2030. This initiative is […]
Headhunting & Interim Management
In an era of shifting geopolitical dynamics, European companies operating in Asia find themselves at crossroads. While completely leaving China is not a solution, diversifying dependencies across the region is a wise move. As the saying goes, “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.” Here are some practical steps that European companies can take […]
Why it pays off to work with professional consultants – a case study.
In today’s competitive business landscape, finding the right talent with the right skill set is crucial for companies to thrive and overcome urgent challenges. GBP INTERNATIONAL, a renowned international consulting firm, specializes in headhunting and interim management services. With our extensive experience and a strong industry network spanning Europe, Asia, and the USA, GBP INTERNATIONAL […]
How can EU companies meet growing demand for medical technology in Asia?
The collaboration between the customer and GBP INTERNATIONAL went beyond mere guidance, as the consultants of GBP brought real value to the table. Their expertise, strategic thinking, and unwavering support played a transformative role in driving the customer´s success in the Asian market. In conclusion, the consultants from GBP INTERNATIONAL brought real value to the […]
A wake up call for the German Machinery and Engineering Industry – A case study
How can EU companies meet growing Asian demand for medical technology? To fulfill the need for better access to medical technology in Asia, EU businesses might apply a more forward-looking approach, reaching more patients. Demand for better healthcare in Asia is high and growing. Soon the region will become the world’s second-largest med-tech market. By […]
The water and wastewater services market in Asia-Pacific: offering great opportunities for European companies.
German Machinery case study and lessons learned: Wake up please – your customers in Asia are not waiting for you anymore. One of the most interesting projects GBP did execute in 2019 was a comprehensive market research for a German customer from the machinery and engineering segment. The customer (let’s call him: “Dreamer”) is having […]
What opportunities does Asia offer for the machinery and equipment industry?
How the water and wastewater services work in Asia Pacific? The still emerging Asia-Pacific (APAC) Water and Wastewater Services (WWWS) market is a hotbed of opportunities, driven by region-wide economic development, environment government policies, and the shift in global Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) towards Asia. It is expected to grow at a compound annual growth […]
Machinery and Equipment (M&E) industry is one of the catalytic subsectors to spur the economic transformation to greater prosperity in Asia, due to its cross-cutting linkages with all economic segments such as the primary, manufacturing and services sectors. The adoption of technological advancement would steer the region’s progression to become higher income region during the […]