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If you don’t know where
you’re going, any road will
get you there

-The Cheshire Cat in Alice in Wonderland.

has led to corporations having a greater choice in investment locations than ever before. 
Where do we locate our next business activities and processes?

For established multinational corporations globalization leads to competitive pressures to constantly revise and optimize existing location portfolios. 

Are we still operating in the most competitive locations? 

has become a prerequisite for successful globalization.

Investment Consulting Associates (ICA) is a new and leading provider in location effective supply chain optimization services. Our service lines are threefold:

  • ICA Corporate: Location Selection & Optimization (incl. simulation and risk management) services combined with implementation services through our partner network:  
    • Human resource (talent sourcing) strategy
    • Incentive strategy formulation
    • Real estate strategy formulation
  • ICA Government: Location competitiveness analyses for Economic Development Organizations
  • ICA Software: Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)  software development

Our Products

FDIperformance Database
Our location database currently covers information on
  • More than 170 countries
  • More than 150 cities
  • 14 location factor groups containing more than 100 location factor criteria.
 Location Factor Groups
For more information on the subscription options, access to the location database and/or analysis tools please contact ICA at:

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