May 2023 – Greetings from the Chair
My dear CADS, I hope you have enjoyed the various public holidays we have had here in the Netherlands recently. The temperatures so far this year have certainly made it difficult to tell that it's Summer, but the days are getting longer now, and when the sun does come...
April 2023 – Greetings from the Chair
My dear CADS, Happy Koningsdag! I am writing this the day after Koningsdag 2023, and I must admit I have a bit of a sore head! Despite my advanced years, I have never grown out of being at a party, (I’m a typical Leo), and helping the Dutch celebrate the King’s...
WW1 Battlefield Tour – the Somme
CADS Trip to The Somme, France – 31st March to 2nd APRIL 2023 Members of CADS, BRITSOC, and friends, 22 in total, led by John Cameron-Webb, our expert guide and leader, joined the trip to The Somme. We all know John as a long-time CADS member, former British Consul...
Welcome to CADS
The Commercial Anglo Dutch Society is one of the leading business relationship and networking clubs in the Netherlands. We are a community of individuals united by our love of business, the gourmet delights of a hearty lunch or dinner, and the company of like-minded individuals in the English speaking business world. We meet monthly, usually for lunch but sometimes for dinner, at the Koninklijke Industrieele Groote Club in Dam Square, Amsterdam, where we host guest speakers on a variety of interesting, relevant business topics and enjoy a delicious meal.
Our mission is to build relationships and friendships with business professionals here in The Netherlands from the UK, Commonwealth, and other English speaking nations, and our Dutch hosts!
We are certainly enjoying fulfilling our mission!