Lanzarote: Your Remote Working Platform to Grow your Business in Spain

Date: 26/10/2021
Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Borough:
Contact Name: GMCC International Trade Team
Contact Email: exportbritain@gmchamber.co.uk
Contact Telephone:

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce is organising Lanzarote - Your remote working platform to grow your Business in Spain, free webinar on 26th October 2021 in partnership with Tourism Lanzarote, Cabildo de Lanzarote and EBF consulting.

This webinar will provide information about positioning Lanzarote (Spain) as an exclusive and attractive remote working destination for Businesses and Senior Managers/Directors, from where British businesses can catapult their growth in this market and beyond.

Why Lanzarote?

Located in the Canary Islands off the coast of West Africa administered by Spain, Lanzarote has the best landscapes and scenery to enjoy the experience of working remotely and doing business . Clear skies, lovely warm weather, idyllic beaches and mouth-watering gastronomy will give you and your business the boost you need for growth and take it to another level. Come and enjoy working from the sun!

Why should I work remotely from Lanzarote?

Turismo Lanzarote will offer a team building programme– Bring your team together with team building activities based in Lanzarote. We can work together to create a perfect personalised programme. Team retreats are the ultimate solution for eliminating isolation, encouraging team unity, and learning, which overall enhances remote working for companies.

They will also offer the accommodation, cultural, sports and leisure activities and more.

For remote workers – Remote working has created great benefits to companies, employees, and society. Advancements in technologies, practices, and methods will only elevate remote working, which indicates likely permanent existence.

The survival of remote working is unquestionable being that all undermining challenges have been complemented with overly efficient solutions, with corporate retreats taking the lead.

Introducing our expert panel:

Natasha Meah Layland- Registered Economist and Lawyer in Spain is Founder and Director of EBF Consulting SL.

Natasha provides comprehensive advice to companies at international level, assisting them in how to focus their activity in the Canary Islands region.

She is a specialist in corporate and non-resident taxation and has more than 20 years of experience in different sectors, within the business scenario. An expert tax planner focused on ZEC entities and tax incentives and is a registered Business Ambassador for the Canary Islands.

Both her academic training and professional experience are pivotal factors in finding the best solutions in the business restructuring process, with more favourable taxation, as well as an improved, more efficient management approach.

Héctor Fernández Manchado – CEO Turismo Lanzarote

Degree in Labor Sciences (UOC), Diploma in Tourism, Master in Tourism Business Management (ULPGC) and Master in Environmental Tourism Management (Polytechnic University of Madrid), with more than 13 years of academic experience at the University School of Tourism of Lanzarote.

In the field of tourism promotion, he holds the management of the Tourist Board and the Foreign Promotion Society of Lanzarote since December 2006 and May 2007, respectively.

He has also completed doctoral courses, of the Department of Economics and Business Management in the University of Las Palmas, Gran Canarias, where the orientation of the second phase of research and investigation was "Management of tourist destinations".

Paula Muñoz López – CMO Chief Marketing Officer in Turismo Lanzarote

With almost a decade of training and work experience in the field of destination tourism marketing and promotion, she currently holds the position of Marketing Manager for Turismo Lanzarote. Paula has a degree in Translation and Interpreting, a diploma in Tourism and a master's degree in Big Data and Business Analytics.

The development of her professional career is linked to the public sector and proactive public-private collaboration, having previously worked for 4 years at the Spanish Tourism Office (Turespaña) in London

She is passionate about the identification of synergies and collaboration that allow diversifying and establishing action links for the commercialization of Lanzarote in European markets

Susana Cordoba – Head of International Trade

Susana is an International Trade Development expert with over 23 years of experience. Her career started back in her native Colombia working for a global NGO and a children’s clothing manufacturer, exporter, and importer. In 2002, she moved to the UK to work for a Blue-chip company and her experience in the UK includes working for two UK Chambers of Commerce, a Regional Development Agency, and a British University.

In 2014, Susana joined the Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce as part of a UK Government National Initiative to promote UK exports growth in high growth and emerging markets, and for the past 6 years, she has been heading our award-winning International Trade Department.

Why should I attend this event?

  • A panel of experts will offer different alternatives to settle in Lanzarote.
  • You will find out tax incentives for your business in Lanzarote.
  • If you are looking to work remotely outside of the UK and in the sun.
  • If you want to belong to the new generation of leaders who will work remotely from idyllic locations.

What does Lanzarote have to offer?

  • Team building events – accommodation, cultural, sports and leisure activities, gastronomy industry offering world class food.
  • Remote workers ideal location - three month or permanent work experience – work centre, accommodation, programme of activities etc.
  • Business establishment – tax incentives:

1) 7% IGIC vs 21% VAT

2) 4% corporation tax vs 25% if considered a ZEC entity.

3) RIC – reinvestment of business profits exempt from tax.

For Business establishments:

With outstanding infrastructures, services and advantages of the European lifestyle, Lanzarote enjoys the best tax climate in Europe and full connectivity to access to global markets. Lanzarote has an Economic and Tax System (REF) of their own which is transparent, applies double taxation conventions and complies with all EU guidelines and competition laws.

Registration & Costs

This webinar is free for members and non-members, but registration is required. Please use your company email account .

Once your registration has been received, you will receive a confirmation from our team and the link for the webinar. For security purposes, the webinar link must not be shared with anyone else as we will only admit delegates who have registered through this site.

Disclaimer

Registration details will be shared with event partners.

If you have any questions, please email exportbritain@gmchamber.co.uk

 


Registration deadline: 25/10/2021

PRICE:
NON MEMBERS £0.00 Excluding VAT
MEMBERS £0.00 Excluding VAT

Registration for this event has now closed