Hamburg Invest business development corporation

Our service offers

Welcome/Location & Development/Relocation 

Hamburg Invest is the one-stop agency for relocation and investment in Hamburg. Hamburg provides free, comprehensive support to all companies looking to set up business in the Hamburg economic region. As well as offering e.g. location advisory and commercial real estate services, Hamburg Invest provides strategic support to investors and development projects.

Being the city-state’s own business development agency, Hamburg Invest is the main partner for Hamburg's business community on all matters relating to business development. Small and medium-sized enterprises in particular can benefit from a wide range of services.

Hamburg Invest is also in charge of marketing the city’s commercial and industrial spaces – from land development and advertising to targeting clients and allocating properties. In addition, Hamburg Invest serves as the main port of call for technology- and knowledge-based startup businesses.

Below you can find out more about the services provided by Hamburg Invest. The team members look forward to hearing from you.

Commercial real estate 

Regardless of whether you are looking for office space, want to rent or buy existing buildings, or want to develop a commercial property. At Hamburg Invest Immobilien you will find real estate and commercial space in virtually every size and for every need. We will be happy to advise you!

International investment in Hamburg 

International companies wishing to do business in Germany are faced with a range of questions. Our in-house experts will be happy to address all of these questions, and where necessary, external experts will be called in. Therefore, we would encourage you to get in touch with our International Investment team in Hamburg at an early stage in your planning.

Business Services 

As proven experts in the field, our key account managers maintain a comprehensive network and will take care of any questions or concerns you may have as you set up or relocate your business in Hamburg. In particular, our team focuses on the following future topics: research & innovation, digital economy, industrial production as well as new services and new work.

Hamburg Startup Unit 

The Hamburg Startup Unit at Hamburg Invest consolidates the expertise necessary for marketing and positioning Hamburg both nationally and internationally as a startup hotspot in Germany. Targeting all stakeholders interested in starting up a business as well as founders with a focus on knowledge- and technology-based business models, the Startup Unit provides relevant information and support under one roof.

Talent acquisition 

Are you planning to set up business in Hamburg, or are you wishing to develop your business locally and are looking for talented staff? We can provide you with customised advice on all matters relating to talent acquisition in Hamburg.

Trade fairs and events

HIS Hamburg Invest Services offers companies the opportunity to present themselves at the joint Hamburg stands at Expo Real and MIPIM.

Commercial space development & innovation parks

HIE Hamburg Invest Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH develops urban commercial spaces for marketing as part of economic development. Development and marketing of urban commercial and industrial areas as well as innovation parks are bundled in one place in the city.


Do you have questions or comments and would like to contact our management directly on a topic? Here you will find contact options!

Corporate Communications

Corporate Communications is responsible for external and internal communications at Hamburg Invest. The team is a point of contact for the media and the public.

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