Grow your business in the Leipzig Region

The Leipzig region is one of the most flourishing business locations in Germany.

In the centre of Europe, it is an excellent strategic location, offering optimal conditions for your company’s successful overseas expansion or start-up. By locating your company in Leipzig, you will benefit from a first-class multimodal connection to the national, European and global transport network, excellent availability of affordable commercial land and premises, and highly motivated and qualified specialists from all sectors – coupled with a remarkable quality of life.

Space to live, space to innovate, space to enjoy, room to grow.

WHY LEIPZIG

Services We Offer

About Us

We support you with starting up or expanding your business to the Leipzig Region with our completely free and tailored relocation service

IT & DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY

ENERGY & ENVIRONMENTAL TECH

CHEMICAL

LIFE SCIENCE & BIO TECH

AUTOMOTIVE MOBILITY

FOOD & PACKAGING

E-COMMERCE & LOGISTICS

MANUFACTURING & SUPPLY CHAIN

MEDIA & CREATIVE

BIO-Europe 2022 conference

24-26 October 2022 in Leipzig, Germany

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Insights, News & Events

Stay up to date with the latest news, events and innovations in the Leipzig Region.

Dr. Marco Peisker, Site manager, adesso SE

"The city has seen fantastic development over the last few years. We wanted to be closer to our regional partners and customers. It's easier to forge closer relationships with companies when you're there"

Shwet Sabharwal, Branch Manager Leipzig Tech Mahindra

"I strongly recommend the soft-landing approach from Invest Region Leipzig because of it’s numerous advantages for every company planning to set up business in the Leipzig region."

Tobias Drechsel, CEO Thinkport GmbH

"We are glad to have taken this step and gone to Leipzig to be able to further develop Thinkport ... Invest Region Leipzig made it extremely easy for us to get started in Leipzig. Especially the personal support and the prepared information about the location helped us to get an overview. I can really recommend to contact IRL if an expansion to Leipzig is in question."

Ingmar Bergmann, Regional Manager Region East

"A high potential of skilled workers, especially due to the universities and colleges in the Saxon region, was an advantage for us. In addition, there is a good investment climate for medium-sized companies, here through the support of the SAB, which helped us a lot ... The discussions and advice provided by Invest Region Leipzig GmbH have also supported us."

Eileen Walther, Country Manager Germany, NORTHWAVE Intelligent Security Operations

"The city is very centrally located. Since we operate throughout Germany, proximity was a crucial factor. Leipzig is very well connected in terms of infrastructure. It is a liveable, beautiful city and therefore an attraction for talented employees."

Steven Ponndorf, site manager, Xitaso

“The support we received from Invest Region Leipzig GmbH, was extremely helpful because we were not in Leipzig at the time we were seeking a new location and had little knowledge of the region apart from visiting the city. The cooperation with Invest Region Leipzig helped us a lot…”

Daniel Schwemmer, Sales Manager, Flexfab

“The professional appearance of the IRL encouraged us in our decision to choose Leipzig. The service is free, the way of working is very structured, you can tell immediately that this is not the first time IRL has done this. It all makes sense. IRL organised the visits for interesting properties.”