Robert Assink (Interxion): “It is now a fact that Madrid is a key connectivity hub in southern Europe. The concentration of data centers in Madrid attracts many companies that provide digital services”
Robert Assink is the general manager in Spain of the data center company Interxion. Founded in 1998 in the Netherlands, Interxion arrived in Spain in 2000 and integrated with the American Digital Realty in 2020. In Madrid, Interxion has four centers. Mr. Assink has run the firm in Spain since its inception and knows the […]
FDI flows received by Madrid in 2022 amounted to €17.2 billion, leading once again the reception of foreign investment in Spain
lobal Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) was marked in 2022 by economic instability, uncertainty in financial markets, and the war in Europe. Indeed, a year which was meant to bring the post-pandemic recovery and the reopening of international markets, was instead characterized by geopolitical instability, high rates of inflation and high interest rates, on the one hand, and war, trade and technological leadership tensions on the other, all of which had a negative impact on cross-border investment decisions.