Where the heart beats!
With its approximately 300 medical technology and more than 240 biotechnology companies, 30 pharmaceutical companies and more than 130 clinics, the capital region is one of the most important locations for the healthcare industry in Germany and Europe. Around 360,000 people work in the industry. Companies such as Bayer, Bausch + Lomb, B. Braun Melsungen, Berlin-Chemie, Biotronik, Pfizer, Sanofi and Takeda are all based in Berlin.
The high concentration of university and non-university research institutes that focus on the life sciences is unique. This includes internationally renowned institutions such as Charité – Europe's largest university clinic –, the Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) and the Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin.
This gives companies outstanding opportunities to develop and cooperate with local medical research and other key areas such as information technology, nanotechnology, photonics and microsystems technologies.
Our comprehensive service and information offers allow us to support and advise healthcare industry companies that want to become established in Berlin, move to Berlin or grow here.