Continuity of Traditional Enterprises in Mountain Alpine Space Areas
Innovation and growth of enterprise, opportunity for business transfer in the alpine space.
C-TEMAlp would like to show, through entrepreneurs’ 2018 experiences and concretely pilot cases that business transfer is not only a critical issue but moreover it is an opportunity for the business renewal of the Alpine Macro Region
Demographic change and rising of ageing index in Alpine Space areas could endanger the capability of territories to keep their attractiveness because of the risk that companies are not right transferred and maintained alive. Each year approximately 450 000 firms are being transferred across Europe affecting two million employees.
Around 150000 companies are not being transferred due to system inefficiencies, causing a risk of losing 600 000 jobs in Europe
(European Commission 2011).
C-TEMAlp aims to support this critical company phase, offering entrepreneurs specific services and a network of support organizations.
The services will aim to:
– strengthen the innovation potential of established SMEs
– foster the matching among buyers and sellers at transnational level.
C-TEMAlp would like to show, through entrepreneurs’ experiences and concrete PILOT CASES that business transfer is not only a critical issue but moreover it is an opportunity for the business renewal of the Alpine Macro Region.