The Catalonia Trade & Investment Office in Milan is directed by Lluís Polo. Trained in law, he has extensive experience in international business promotion, especially in the field of design and textiles. The International Office of Catalonia in Milan opened in 1988 and is also staffed by a further two consultants.
The Catalonia Trade & Investment Office in Milan has promoted more than a hundred projects since early 2015 and places major emphasis on the design industries. The Italian economy is, however, highly diverse. The International Office of Catalonia in Milan also works on many company projects in the fields of food, the experience industries, industrial systems and in chemicals, energy and resources.
The services most frequently contracted by Catalan companies at the Catalonia Trade & Investment Office in Milan involve assistance in starting business on the Italian market: the search for customers, suppliers and distributors, market research and scheduling business meetings.