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Berlin Partner: We’re Working for Growth. Berlin is Our Passion.

Berlin Partner for Business and Technology provides tailored services to help companies launch, innovate, expand and secure their economic future in Berlin. It is a unique public-private partnership with over 270 companies.

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Business and technology support for companies, investors and scientific institutions in Berlin – this is the Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie GmbH mission. With customized services and an excellent science and research network, our many experts provide an outstanding range of programs to help companies launch, innovate, expand and secure their economic future in Berlin.

A unique public-private partnership, Berlin Partner for Business and Technology collaborates with the Berlin State Senate and over 270 companies dedicated to promoting their city. Berlin Partner is also responsible for marketing the German capital to the world, for example with the successful “be Berlin” campaign.

Innovative future sectors and growth industries
The German capital region provides top conditions for innovation and growth. A high concentration of excellent universities and research facilities is one of the location's great strengths. This is particularly positive for the innovative growth sectors and future fields that are combined in the five capital region clusters. Innovative products for the global markets of the future are being created here – at the interface between the sectors and in close partnership with the players along the entire value chain.

Main sectors are Healthcare Industries, ICT/ Media / Creative Industies, Transport/ Mobility / Logistics, Energy Technologies, Photonics, Service Industries and Manufacturing Industries.

Start Alliance Berlin
Berlin is the place to be for Startups. Start Alliance Berlin forms a business network between the most vibrant startup hubs around the globe, including e.g. New York City, Tel Aviv, Shanghai, London and Paris. The goal of the Start Alliance Berlin is to accelerate market entry, to increase scaling effects, to adapt business models to international requirements and to accelerate corporate innovations.  Enhanced collaboration between cities facilitates international expansion of ideas for the benefit of all living in city and urban centers. Today’s most successful ideas are global from the very beginning. Through this city partnership, startups from these markets can access a program that facilitates rapid expansion among each destination. Start Alliance Berlin was initiated by Berlin Partner for Business and Technology in 2015.

Franziska Ehrhardt
Area Manager USA | Canada
Berlin Partner for Business and Technology

T +49 30 46302-385
E franziska.ehrhardt(at)