If you consider relocating your business you’re very welcome in Berlin!
Make your company part of Berlin and take advantage of what the single market has to offer. Berlin’s place at the heart of Europe, together with its excellent infrastructure and outstanding research landscape are what make the German capital and its environs such a perfect location. The roughly six million residents living in the greater metropolitan area guarantee a large pool of skilled employees and managers, along with a wide range of attractive commercial properties.
Berlin Partner Services
The business packages provided by Berlin Partner for Business and Technology are a unique service that allows you to “test drive” your new business location at a favourable price. We advise you in creating tailored concepts for subsidies, lend support with other economic development assistance and help you search for centrally-located real estate and qualified personnel.
Skilled specialists for your jobs
We help you identify and recruit employees, search for qualified personnel and assists with residence permit issues within the scope of your investment project. We continue supporting you until you have filled your vacancies and the employees have arrived in Berlin.
Business Talent Package
Successful, international collaboration starting in Berlin
We can offer you access to the world’s largest SME network, the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) and can connect you to businesses in Europe and all over the world. Through international trade shows and delegations, we can offer you support focusing on industry and region – from a single source!
Business International Package
Collaboration in research to foster innovation
Startups and established companies alike can benefit in many ways from collaborating with universities and research institutions on innovation projects. From the project definition phase and the search for partners, to the financing stage itself, our experts support you in the development and enhancement of products or processes.
Business Innovation Package
Funding programs for investment and innovation
Our experts will find the right financing solution and will accompany you in your applications for funding. Here, we work closely with project management agencies, funding banks and potential financing partners on a state, national and EU level.
Business Financing Package
Find your right business location in Berlin
We assist you in finding the optimal location for your company. This service is aimed at companies planning an initial investment or a re-investment in Berlin.
Business Location Package
Why should you start a business in Berlin?
Welcome to Berlin – the vibrant city in the heart of Europe! Berlin attracts businesses and startups from every sector. Science, research, and creative industries also love Berlin. True innovators enjoy living and working in Berlin, as the conditions for setting up a company in the city are outstanding.
Berlin offers the ideal infrastructure for setting up a company. The city’s new international airport makes Berlin quicker and easier to reach than ever from all over Europe and the world. Berlin’s public transport network is extensive and excellent. Office space is plentiful and rents are still lower than in most European capitals. And if you just want to test the waters, few cities have as many co-working spaces as Berlin.
>> Berlin – Heart of Europe
In Berlin, you can join networks and discover businesses in all the key innovative industries, including high tech, healthcare, life sciences, service economy, mobility, and logistics. There is also plenty of potential for rewarding and conducive partnerships with research facilities and other institutions and organisations in Berlin.
>> Doing Business in Berlin
Starting Out and Scaling Up
Feel the spirit of entrepreneurship in Berlin! Berlin startups such as Zalando, DaWanda, and ImmobilienScout24 are major influencers in the German market, and venture builders like Rocket Internet and Project A are also located in Berlin. Accelerators and incubators exist at every level and for almost any sector.
>> Starting up in Berlin
Research & Science
Berlin is the capital for researchers and scientists in Europe. You’ll find research on the hottest topics in fields like bio technology, medicine, communication technology, photonics, mobility and transport, and more, carried out by top-level experts at universities and institutions of world renown.
>> Brain City Berlin
Living in Berlin
Finally, the large pool of highly skilled specialists from all over the world is a key reason to locate a company in Berlin. Thanks to the relatively low cost of living and vibrant cultural scenes, Berlin attracts many highly talented people – which directly benefits businesses in the city.
>> Life in Berlin
A growing German economy – good for entrepreneurs and investors
GDP growth is high and unemployment is low. A large market with consumers who like to spend. It's a great time for investments and market entry in Germany. Reason-Why.Berlin offers useful information on the German economy and various aspects of building business in Berlin.