On 1st March 2023, the Financial Times Group (FT Group) acquired the product and consulting assets of Wavteq Group Limited (Wavteq). The Wavteq brands; including Amplify, IncentivesFlow, InvestmentFlow, InvestmentMap, Influencers, Institute and their strategy and advisory services have joined the fDi Intelligence portfolio.
FT has not acquired the lead generation division of Wavteq, which can still be found here.
For further information visit; newproducts.fdiintelligence.com or read press release.
Our subscription based elearning system provides 11 core courses on a range of FDI topic areas that are essential for all FDI professionals. Each course provides comprehensive, in-depth trends, analysis and best practice perspectives on topic areas including Corporate Location Decision Making and Location Determinants, Investor Facilitation and Enquiry Handling, Sustainable Development and FDI and Marketing a Location.
Each of the 11 core courses within the elearning platform are designed around key learning outcomes and with ongoing assessment through the elearning platform, you can work towards FDI Certification to enhance your personal success as well as your organization’s capability to effectively attract and retain leading companies.
The constantly updated course materials are developed by our team of industry and academic FDI experts who have published over 100 studies on FDI, worked with over 300 economic development organizations in over 70 countries, and who have trained over 2,000 investment promotion staff.
Wavteq’s CEO, Dr. Henry Loewendahl commented,
“Wavteq are delighted to offer this new elearning platform, the only subscription based e-learning and certification platform designed for Economic Development Organizations (EDOs). The training modules will enhance the skills and capability of economic developers and we are already working with leading EDOs to roll out the training platform including Dubai FDI and Select USA.
Wavteq recognised that FDI professionals need practical and cost-effective training that can be incorporated to their increasingly busy schedules. Completion of the FDI Certificate demonstrates a high level of competency and capability and will help economic developers to operate more effectively across all investment attraction activities. Our subscribers also have access to additional benefits and offers including free sector reports, investor targeting lists exclusive to elearning clients, access to training workshop materials and a discounted rate on our leading portfolio of FDI products.”