What are the major corporations across sectors that have decision-making units based in the region?
Axis Communications, 2N, Linet (HQ), Hartmann Rico, Viscofan, T-Mobile, Vodafone, Volkswagen, Hyundai, Pilsner Urquell (HQ), Budejovicky Budvar (Original Budweiser) (HQ), Unicredit Bank, Raiffeisen Bank, Kofola (HQ), Lidl, Tesco, Albert, Kiwi.com (HQ), Skype
What are the “hottest sectors” for start-ups?
3D printing, hardware (incl. gadgets), software (systems), IoT, programming (apps, web), game development (computer and online games)
What kind of sectors are the rising stars in the local economy?
Old stars (still doing great): chemical, automotive, green tech
New stars: smart… (home, cities, transport), fintech, gaming, quality food production, design