EEN was launched in February 2008 by the European Commission. With more than 600 member organizations inside and outside the EU, it is the largest European support network for SMEs. As a one-stop service, EEN supports SMEs with the aim of fully developing and exploiting their business and innovation potential within the European single market. At the same time, companies have access to a wide range of SME-friendly support services.
In Switzerland, the EEN network is represented by Switzerland Global Enterprise (S-GE) in the area of business consulting and by Innosuisse in the field of research, innovation and technology. S-GE offers a range of services to Swiss SMEs, including information on all export issues and assistance in identifying business partners. More information can be found in the fact sheet below.