IFC Western Europe covers relations with 20 countries in the region, as well as the European Union. These countries hold about a third of IFC's capital, representing the largest share if taken as a whole. Companies and financial institutions in the region are among IFC's most important investment partners in emerging markets.
A company or entrepreneur seeking to establish a new venture or expand an existing enterprise can approach IFC directly.
The investment proposal can be submitted to the IFC field office that is closest to the location of the proposed project.