BusinessEurope is a leading advocate for growth and competitiveness at European level, working on behalf of their member federations to ensure that the voice of business is heard in European policymaking. The organisation represents member federations from 35 European nations. In all, this means representing millions of individual companies that jointly employ more than 100 million people.
The Confederation of Swedish Enterprise is an active member of BusinessEurope. The president of BusinessEurope is Fredrik Persson, who also is the former president of The Confederation of Swedish Enterprise.
Only competitive companies are able to generate and sustain job and wealth creation. Without profitable companies, no inclusive growth, no technological solutions to protect the environment, no European products and services to answer various societal needs. The EU needs to set ambitious strategic priorities, in order to deliver the Union that was described in the organisations policy document “Ambition for Europe 2030 – A Europe with opportunities for all”, a European Union that is:
As a member of BusinessEurope, the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise actively participates in these working groups and committees.