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Who we are
Investment Consulting Associates (ICA) is a spin-off of Ernst & Young - International. ICA is an independent adviser to multinationals optimizing their global supply chains and location portfolios. ICA also supports governments in building and enhancing their Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) and economic development strategies. Through our global partner network and multi-disciplinary approach we can assits our clients with an integrated package of service offerings.

The combination of both practical and policy experience leads to an optimal balance in our service delivery. ICA combines strategic advice with an in house developed and web based FDI software platform.

With more than 15 years of experience in the corporate, policy and academic sector our team provides an intelligent approach to supply chain optimization location due dilligence and FDI advisory.

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Our Products

FDIperformance Database
Our location database currently covers information on
  • More than 200 countries
  • More than 350 cities
  • 14 location factor groups containing more than 400 location factor criteria.
 Location Factor Groups
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