Welcome to Invest Region Leipzig!
A perfect location for your company.
We're not exaggerating when we say that the Region of Leipzig is completely unique in Europe. You won’t find anywhere else that combines as many good reasons for locating a company as you will here. Companies benefit from the outstanding connections to the national and European transport networks, remarkable technical and social infrastructure, attractive office and commercial space, as well as the best educated and highly motivated specialists.
Would you like to become part of our growth region? We will support you with diverse possibilities for grants as well as our customized establishment and investment service during the settlement or expansion of your company.
Dynamic growth industries and solid clusters.
Thanks to a targeted cluster strategy, the Region of Leipzig now has a variety of structurally and outstandingly developed industries such as the automotive and supplier industries, health management and biotechnology. Interesting development prospects also exist for startups as well as companies from other industries.
A region with attractive conditions. And even more potential.
Up to 30% investment grants for settlement projects
Over 100 areas with more than 10,000 m² available
46,000 students at 11 universities in the region
Over 16% population growth since 2005
24/7 cargo hub at Leipzig/Halle Airport
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."
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."
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."
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."