HQ-subsidiary Relationship: A Case Base Study on Danish MNCs in India

Mattia Riolo

Student thesis: Master thesis


After years of continuous growth, India is, today, the world’s fastest growing economy and the country is receiving increasing attention. At the same time, the growing outsourcing of value chain activities has given an improved dimension to foreign subsidiaries. The paper aims at studying the HQ-subsidiary relationship. In doing so it presents four case studies of Danish MNCs with subsidiaries in India and provides insights on what constitutes their strategic objective, finding it out in providing components and service for the HQ itself.

EducationsMSc in International Business, (Graduate Programme) Final Thesis
Publication date2017
Number of pages81
SupervisorsAradhna Aggarwal