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The European chooses CINDE as Latin America’s FDI Promotion Agency of the Year

The European chooses CINDE as Latin America’s FDI Promotion Agency of the Year

San José, Costa Rica. November 2018. Recently, the prestigious international magazine The European chose CINDE as Latin America’s top “Investment Promotion Agency of the Year”. It was given in its most recent ranking Global Banking andamp; Finance Awards 2018.

This is the second consecutive year that CINDE receives this award. CINDE also obtained first place as Business Innovation Hub-Latin America, thanks to the FDI’s dynamism during this year.

Jorge Sequeira Picado, Managing Director at CINDE, expressed that both awards highlight the professional team’s work engaged with the country.
“We are very proud to obtain these awards from The European as 2018’s Best Investment Promotion Agency in Latin America and to choose Costa Rica as the best Business Innovation Hub. This challenges our agency to keep working with the highest quality standards to offer better and more working opportunities to our country through FDI,” said Sequeira.

The European is a quarterly business magazine, published by Chase Editorial in London. It aims decision makers around the world and covers a broad spectrum of worldwide business issues, including energy, banking and finance, FDI, aviation, executive education, technology, lifestyle and business travel.


CINDE is a private, non-profit organization that has been committed to Costa Rica's sustainable development and social progress for 35 years, through the attraction of foreign direct investment in manufacturing industries and high value-added services that generate quality jobs, knowledge transfer and productive linkages. CINDE also collaborates in strengthening the Costa Rican business climate in a way that fosters the growth of valuable activities in the country, improving the preparation of local talent, and generating employment and greater opportunities for its population in the different communities of the country.