The capital of the 4th largest economy in the world, has new talent continuously moving to the city-state for work and education. As a major international center for entrepreneurs, founders, research, creatives, and tourism, Berlin appeals to people from all over the world.
Berlin’s talent pool is replenished by its 176,000 students and 30,000 graduates every year. Berlin is one of the world’s most popular university cities for foreign students and researchers. One quarter of all employees in Berlin speak at least three languages. 44% of all new entrepreneurs in Berlin are non-German.
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Berlin’s talent pool is replenished by its 176,000 students and 30,000 graduates every year. It is one of the world’s most popular university cities for foreign students and researchers. One quarter of all employees in Berlin speak at least three languages. One quarter of all employees in Berlin speak at least three languages with 44% of all new entrepreneurs being non-German.
Berlin is a world leader in higher education with 4 universities and Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, 7 universities of applied sciences, 4 art academies and over 30 private universities. 3 of Berlin’s universities are “Elite University” designated: Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität, Technischen Universität Berlin. Additionally, 70 non-university research institutions such as the Max Planck Society and the Fraunhofer Society are active in the fields of basic and applied research.
With its increasingly mature startup ecosystem, open attitude and strong focus on deep tech solutions in FinTech, HealthTech, IoT, FoodTech and other fields we have lots of expertise in, it only made sense to build up our European footprint and home in Berlin” says Theresia. “We love working with innovative minds that seek to look beyond their home market and there are lots of them in Berlin.Theresia Oberhaus, Managing Director, Germany
Ballast Lane Applications, Boston, MA (ICT)
Opening our European headquarters in Berlin has helped Formlabs become a market leader of the digital fabrication industry in Europe - from dental to engineering to automotive design. Located in the historic Funkhaus, our team of more than 120 employees now has the perfect space to innovate on a global scale - in the heart of Europe! Just like us, Berlin is a vibrant, diverse and international city, making it the perfect place for our growing European business.Stefan Hollaender, Managing Director EMEA
Formlabs, Somerville, MA (Manufacturing Industries)
In 2008, we moved our German headquarters to Berlin: we wanted to be where research, development, care, health policy are driven forward, to get involved and learn from others. The move was the right decision for us. Berlin has since evolved further as a diverse, vibrant and international city,creating the environment we can flourish and thrive in as a company.Peter Albiez, Country Manager
Pfizer (Healthcare Industries)
The city is full of the energy needed to drive tech businesses like Omio forward. It has the right ingredients to scale a business, including access to capital, good education, vibrant diversity, and training opportunities.Naren Shaam, CEO
Omio, Berlin, Germany (ICT)
Germany is one of the world’s most stable countries for trading, and it is also the largest economy in the European Union. It offers a favorable economic framework for foreign investors, and Berlin in particular is fostering a culture of innovation and cultivating a diverse workforce.Zeo Solomon, Chief Strategy Officer & Founder of Avenue Code