Join us to discover your potential in the German Southwest.

According to international FDI rankings, Baden-Württemberg is one of the top investment destinations in Germany and in Europe – with good reason. As one of Germany’s leading locations for high tech, our state offers you the perfect conditions for your investment. It even earns bonus points thanks to its innovation and quality in business and science.

At BW_i, we provide personal, responsive, uncomplicated and free assistance to foreign companies, clusters, networks, universities and research institutes on their journey to settling in Baden-Württemberg. We know how important it is to choose the right location. We will be at your side throughout all phases of settling here. Get in touch with us if you are looking for the perfect location or the right investment opportunity, or if you want to start or expand your business relationships in Baden-Württemberg.

Persons to contact

Dr. Christian Herzog

Managing Director

Lukas Ammer

Investor service

Our investor service  

  • tells you all you need to know about Baden-Württemberg as a business and science location and also informs you about the relevant legal and tax frameworks. Our investor portal www.bw-invest.de provides you with detailed information on the main industries, technologies of the future as well as regions in Baden-Württemberg. The database on the portal gives you access to approximately 20,000 companies in Baden-Württemberg that are open to potential collaboration.   
  • finds the right business partner for you – in business or in science. 
  • puts you in touch with the right stakeholders. We connect you with Baden-Württemberg’s companies, experts, universities and research institutes as well as with industry networks and all central business development partners. We create platforms and forums for you to make strong and lasting contacts, thus facilitating sustainable collaboration and joint innovative projects. 
  • assists you in the search for a suitable location. We identify potential sites, organise site visits and accompany you on the site visits. 
  • lends a hand with all of the administrative and official approval proceedings.

What we offer

Do you want to find out more about the work that BW_i does and what we can offer you? Are you interested in working with us? Take advantage of our long-standing experience in the field of attracting business and our established networks. Get in touch with us for advice – we will be happy to assist you on your journey to Germany’s Southwest.