Meisterkreis elected to presidency of ECCIA in Brussels.
29th of January, Brussels. The European Cultural and Creative Industries Association (ECCIA), which brings together over 600 High-end brands and cultural institutions from 12 European countries.
Meisterkreis will increase the visibility of Europe's economic and cultural strength in the top segment. We presented a new Bain & Company study in the European Parliament.
The European high-end cultural and creative industries are a key driver of growth and job creation as well as ambassadors of European values worldwide.
Business generated by European High-end brands: 800 billion EUR
As a share of European GDP: 4%
Cumulated growth of 31% vs. 12% GDP in Europe in the last four years
Employment of 2,1 million, plus 300.000 new jobs between 2014-2018
Exports generated by European High-end businesses as a share of total European exports: 10 %