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A Passion for foreign direct investment

WAVTEQ was established as a spinout from the Financial Times Ltd to specialize in FDI consulting and product development. Through organic and inorganic growth, WAVTEQ has grown rapidly, increasing from one to over fifty FDI staff and consultants over the last 2 years. WAVTEQ acquired Loco Software Limited (Ireland) and ICA Incentives BV (Netherlands) creating the world leader in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) products.

WAVTEQ built and continues to develop the fDi Markets and fDi Benchmark databases of fDi Intelligence (Financial Times Limited) and we have developed our own suite of industry-leading data and software products, including FDI Accounting, IncentivesMonitor, FDI Professionals, and Country Reports.

WAVTEQ is also a leader in developing Mobile Apps for economic development organizations and CRM systems. Over 1,000 public sector and private sector organizations have subscribed to WAVTEQ-developed products. WAVTEQ also develops The Banker database and FT China Confidential.

WAVTEQ's team is at the forefront of knowledge on FDI, with over 100 publications and conference presentations on FDI and two staff with an OBE or MBE for their success in attracting FDI. Since 2014, WAVTEQ has helped secure over $5 billion of greenfield FDI projects for our economic development clients, making us the most successful FDI lead generation company.

About the company...

WAVTEQ was established in Hong Kong and has its Global Technology Centre in Cork (Ireland), its Centre of Excellence in Belfast (Northern Ireland) and we established in January 2016 a new 15 person Global Research Centre in Bangalore (India).

WAVTEQ has local subsidiaries, offices and representation in 10 countries, including China, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Japan, Korea, Spain, UK, and US. WAVTEQ is the technology, consulting and sales partner of fDi Intelligence and authorized distributor of fDi Markets and fDi Benchmark.

WAVTEQ has three divisions:

In each of these areas, we aim to become global market leader in the FDI space.

The WAVTEQ team comprises over 50 experts across a range of professions including software developers, FDI consultants, and business development officers.

We pride ourselves on a passion for FDI and our commitment to innovation, excellence, and teamwork both within our company and with our strategic partners and clients.

Client Testimonials

WAVTEQ Partnering on fDi Intelligence Training Workshop for Local Enterprise Partnerships Seeking Inward Investment 
"I thought that yesterday was a class act from start to finish! Well designed and structured, informative, focused, delivered at pace yet with plenty of time for networking - and thoroughly enjoyable. As stimulating as an Exec MBA weekend module! Thank you"
Steven Wilson / Head of Innovation at Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough L.E.P (Dec 2015)

" I would like to put on record my deep appreciation for your valuable advice and strong involvement in the preparation of the third edition of the Annual Investment Meeting as well as that of all the global experts "
Nazha Aschenbrenner / Director, AIM Congress (April 2013)

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