Seeking European partners interested in exploring growing Indian biogas marketplace


Global Business Inroads (GBI) is a Bangalore based company with a strong Brussels presence, working with EU based cleantech, ICT and biotech SMEs and start-up firms supporting their entry and expansion into the Indian marketplace.

Indian decision-makers are placing increased focus on biogas deployment. The Indian Minister of Petroleum recently announced plans to build over 5,000 biogas plants in the coming years, expected to total over 200 million euros in investment, with a focus on agricultural, liquid manure and municipal waste feedstocks.

Global Business Inroads (GBI) is an international business, technology and innovation management consultancy that specializes in technology access and deployment. GBI has expertise in technology transfer and project management, offering access to a network of technology clusters and organizations across the Americas and Europe from a base in India. The consultancy has 10 years of proven success – supported by work with over 200 institutions, SMEs, corporates and governments.

GBI is seeking partners to respond to two European Commission calls for proposals targeting EU – India technology linkages. These calls include:

INNOWWIDE – CALL LINK
Þ The INNOWWIDE call focuses on bringing together highly innovative SMEs to the forefront of international markets by opening a call that will allow them to conduct Viability Assessment Projects (VAPs) in cooperation with local stakeholders.
Þ The call will fund 120 VAPs (60k€/VAP), targeting markets of developing countries to include India
Þ Call launch date: 1/04/2019 // Applications are open until 31/05/2019

More information: Global Business Inroads (GBI) – Bangalore, Brussels, London – www.globalbusinessinroads.com