Partners/Members of the Early Warning Europe Network

The consortium is composed of three groups of organisations: 1) Mentor organisations with substantial experience in providing support to companies in distress, 2) national or regional organisations that intend to implement EW mechanisms in the four target countries (Poland, Italy, Greece and Spain) and finally 3) organisations that are responsible for supporting the pan-European communication and dissemination activities of the project.  

DYZO

DYZO was established in 2015 and is a nonprofit organization operating in the Flanders Region, Belgium. The core mission of DYZO is to provide advice and support to entrepreneurs in distress.

Contact
Olivier Delaere
E: Olivier.delaere@dyzo.be

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Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment

The 15 centres in Finland started to operate on 1st January 2020. The Centres foster regional development by implementing and developing government activities in the region. 

Contact
Jari Leskinen
E: jari.s.leskinen@ely-keskus.fi

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Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts

The Chamber is an independent professional business organisation of tradesmen and craftsmen. The aim is promoting, coordinating, and representing the joint interest of tradesmanship and craftsmanship.

Contact
Sanja Martinovsky
E: sanja.martinovsky@hok.hr

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House of Entrepreneurship

The House of Entrepreneurship works to guide, inform, and connect entrepreneurs. Their long-term vision is to help bring about a more flexible regulatory framework and simplified bureaucracy to benefit SMEs.

Contact
Emilie Pirlot
E: emilie.pirlot@houseofentrepreneurship.lu

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IFKA Public Benefit Non-profit Limited Company for the Development of the Industry

IFKA is an auxiliary organisation of the Ministry of Innovation and Technology. The organisation works with the sustainable and long-term development of the economy and has an extensive network of SMEs and other stakeholders.

Contact
Mike Nagorkin
E: nagorkin@ifka.hu

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Association of Lithuanian Chambers of Commerce, Industry and Crafts (ALCCIC)

ALCCIC is a voluntary self-governing organisation, which units five regional Chamber of Commerce. The main responsibility is to represent members interest and provide them with the necessary service.

Contact
Aiste Litvinaite-Jablonskiene
E: A.litvinaite@cci.lt

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Graydon

Graydon has offices in the Netherlands, UK and Belgium and provides business intelligence solutions concerning credit management, marketing information and risk and compliance.

Contact
Brenda Lioris
E: brenda.lioris@graydon.be

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Accountancy Europe

Accountancy Europe unites 51 professional organisations from 35 countries that represent 1 million qualified accountants, auditors and advisors. The organisation translates the experiences of accountants across Europe to inform the European policy debate.

Contact
Johan Barros
E: johan@accountancyeurope.eu

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Enterprise Lithuania

Enterprise Lithuania is a non-profit agency to promote entrepreneurship, support business development and foster export. The team at Enterprise Lithuania is a reliable adviser and assistant for start, growth and export of national businesses with a focus on SME’s.

Contact
Inga Juozapavičienė
E: i.juozapaviciene@enterpriselithuania.com

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100.000 Ripartenze

100.000 Ripartenze is an organisation established in Treviso in Italy, which provides a network of coaches and mentors to help entrepreneurs with restarting their business.

Contact
Fiorella Pallas
E: info@fiorellapallas.it

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SPIRIT

SPIRIT is a public agency for entrepreneurship, internationalization, foreign investments, and technology. A large part of the agency’s work is to help SMEs with competitive advantages and technology development.

Contact
Irena Meterc
E: Irena.Meterc@spiritslovenia.si

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Leiden University

Leiden University was founded in 1575 and is today an internationally operating research-driven university, ranked number 14th out of 100 in Europe’s Most Innovative Universities.

Contact
Jan Adriaanse
E: j.a.a.adriaanse@law.leidenuniv.nl

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Företagande

Företagande is a meeting point for entrepreneurs. The content on Företagende.se is created by members, experts, and guest writers with the focus on helping owners of SMEs.

Contact
Queenie Karlsson
E: queeniekarlsson@gmail.com

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Università di Firenze

The University in Firenze has existed since 1859 and is today one of Italy’s largest educational entities. The international dimension is especially emphasized at the university.

Contact
Ilaria Forestieri
E: ilaria.forestieri@unifi.it

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INSOL Europe

INSOL Europe works with business recovery, turnaround, and insolvency issues at a European level. Among other things, the association aims to lead the study, evaluation and development of restructuring and insolvency law, techniques, and practices in Europe.

Contact
Bart de Moor
E: bart.demoor@strelia.com

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MKB Doorgaan

MKB Doorgaan is an independent non-profit organisation who works with early identification of crisis and help for companies in distress in the Netherlands.

Contact
Jacqueline Zuidweg
E: jzuidweg@mkbdoorgaan.nl

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Latvian Technology Centre 

LTC is a business acceleration centre founded in 1993. The centre is concerned with the establishment and growth of knowledge-based SMEs through means such as facilitating relationship between research and industry”

Contact
Ints Viksna
E: ints.viksna@techcenter.lv 

 

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Ondernemersklankbord

Ondernemersklankbord is a nonprofit organization consisting of 300 experienced advisors, who help entrepreneurs with business counselling. The organization has helped more than 100.000 entrepreneurs in the last 40 years.

Contact
Frank van Santen
E: frank.vansanten@ondernemersklankbord.nl

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European Federation of Accountants and Auditors (EFAA)

EFAA represents over 350.000 accountants, auditors, and tax advisors throughout Europe. Among other things, EFAA works to represent SMEs and SMPs interest in European and/or international accounting and auditing rules.

Contact
Sara Zambelli
E: sara.zambelli@efaa.com

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Serbian National Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCC)

The National Chamber, an organisation with business units defined by law, represents its members’ interests by participating in the development of laws and other important rules for the business sector.

Contact
Tamara Dundjerovic 
E: tamara.dundjerovic@pks.rs

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Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)

ACCA is a global community of professional accountants, currently existing of 227.000 members based in 179 countries. Among other things, the organisation works at local and national levels to share their insight and advice on proposed legislation. 

Contact
Cecile Bonino
E: Cecile.Bonino-Liti@accaglobal.com

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The Polish Agency for Enterprise Development (PARP)

The Polish Agency for Enterprise Development (PARP) is a state agency successfully supporting entrepreneurs for over 12 years. The primary objective of our activity is to develop the sector of small and medium-sized enterprises in Poland. 

Contact 
Malgorzata Kus
E: malgorzata_kus@parp.gov.pl

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Fundacja Firmy Rodzinne (Family Businesses Foundation)

Fundacja Firmy Rodzinne is a not-for-profit organization founded in 2011, which integrates the family businesses community, rises awareness of issues concerning those types of businesses, their owners and employees. 

Contact
Katarzyna Gierczak-Grupińska
E: kasia.gierczak@gelg.pl;kasia@ffr.pl

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Team U

TEAM U - Restart gGmbH is a non-profit organisation that offers cost-free support to all people facing bankruptcy or financial crisis (consumer and entrepreneurs). As a nongovernmental organisation we are politically, economically and religiously independent. 

Contact
Attila von Unruh
E: avunruh@team-u.de

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Athens Chamber of Tradesmen

The Athens Chamber of Tradesmen is a public entity founded in 1925. It is the Chamber with the largest number of members in Greece: more than 100.000 active members in the commerce and services sector. 

Contact
Anna Gkriniari
E: agkriniari@eea.gr

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Small Enterprises’ Institute of the Hellenic Confederation of Professionals, Craftsmen, and Merchants (IME GSEVEE)

Since 1919, the Hellenic Confederation of Professionals, Craftsmen, and Merchants (GSEVEE) has been representing employers of small enterprises and self-employed professionals with business activity in manufacturing, trade and provision of services. 

Contact
Ilias Georgopoulos
E: georgopoulos@imegsevee.gr

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European Small Business Alliance (ESBA)

The European Small Business Alliance (ESBA) is a non-party political group, which cares for small business entrepreneurs and the self-employed and represents them through targeted EU advocacy and profiling activities. The Alliance represents almost one million small businesses and covers 35 European countries. 

Contact
David Caro
E: david@qualplast.com

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Regional Government of Madrid

The Self-Employment, Social Economy and Corporate Social Responsibility Unit of the Government of the Community of Madrid reports directly to the Deputy Ministry of Finance and Employment of Madrid. 

Contact
Pablo García-Valdecasas
E: Pablo.garcia-valdecasas@madrid.org

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Unione Industriale di Torino

Unione Industriale Torino is the largest business association of Turin area (north-west Italy) belonging to the national one named Confindustria. It has more than 2.000 associated firms (both large and SMEs). 

Contact
Paola Capello
E: p.capello@ui.torino.it

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Federation of Finnish Enterprise

Suomen Yrittäjät is an interest and service organization for small and medium-sized SMEs, who currently represents 115,000 enterprises and works to support free entrepreneurship and an entrepreneur-friendly society.

Contact
Mira-Maria Kontkanen
E: mira-maria.kontkanen@yrittajat.fi

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SMEunited

SMEunited is the association of Crafts and SMEs in Europe with around 70 member organisations from over 30 European countries. SMEunited represents national cross-sectoral Craft and SME federations, European SME branch organisations and associate members.

Contact
Véronique Willems
E: v.willems@smeunited.eu

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CECOT

Cecot is an Entrepreneur's Association covering several economic sectors. Our role is to represent the member guilds and associations interests and extend its influence to the public sector and social institutions. 

Contact
Abraham Arcos
E: abraham.arcos@cecot.org

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Business Development Centre Central Denmark

Erhvervshus Midtjylland is a non-profit organisation, established to help both national and foreign entrepreneurs and SMEs in the Central Denmark region. Business Development Centre Central Denmark is partly financed by national and regional authorities and employs around 60 people - roughly 30 of these are business consultants. Business Development Centre Central Denmark has managed the Early Warning programme in Denmark since 2007.

Contact
Morten Møller
E: mmo@earlywarningeurope.eu

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