Bax & Willems

Consulting Venturing

About Bax & Willems

B&W is a specialized consultancy supporting clients across Europe in shaping and implementing their R&D and innovation strategies. From our main Barcelona office, we work for large industrial corporations (many of which are Fortune 500 companies) as well as smaller high-tech companies, research institutes and governments. We add value by combining our knowledge, experience, methodology and network with a powerful drive to turn our clients’ vision into reality in the complex world of partnering, new market opportunities, emerging policy fields and fast-changing technologies. 

Our services include the creation of business, R&D and policy collaborations and the project management of such collaborations, as well as partner search and preparing and guiding companies in the implementation of Open Innovation strategies. Furthermore, we perform a range of activities related to the exploration of new markets, technologies and policy areas, profiling, planning and developing business growth opportunities, definition of technology or market development projects and the development and implementation of innovation policy. 

We principally work in fields related to global societal challenges and emerging technologies such as sustainable construction, environment and infrastructure, lightweight and electric automobility, advanced materials, agrofood and life sciences