About LA

The City of Cities

Los Angeles is first and foremost known for Hollywood, Beverly hills, Santa Monica, Venice Beach and the rich and famous. It is an intriguing part of the city. It is also the second largest city of the USA (after New York) with one of the most diverse population counts. There are currently more than 20 million people living in the Greater Los Angeles Area.

LA in Numbers

These large and diverse numbers provide a unique context with (un)imaginable challenges and possibilities.




Cities within the Area


Economy in the World


Landsize in Sq. Miles


Billion GDP


NL Entreprises in LA

The entrepreneurial heart of California

The Silicon Beach

Don’t be distracted by the glitter and glamour of Los Angeles, this vibrant city is a hardworking powerhouse when it comes to business, innovation, venture capital and start-ups. Los Angeles excels in terms of creation, innovation, venture capital and green standards and ambitions. Especially in the fields of Water, Aerospace, Mobility, Urban Design, Healthcare, Agriculture and Gaming, just to name a few.


Los Angeles

Meet the NBSO LA Team

The NBSO LA is an integral part of the Dutch Economic Network in the USA consisting of the Embassy, Consulates and NBSO’s. Therefore our services are in general free-of-charge and exclusively accessible for Dutch entrepreneurs.

Peter Post


Dzifa Quist

Business Support Officer

Pim Schimmel

Business Support Officer