General information and locational advantages

Nearly 245,000 people reside in Spandau, the district on the Havel river with an old citadel and an area of 9,187 hectares. Berlin’s most western district has long been known for its industry and today enjoys a large amount of commercial space in desirable locations. Spandau is home to global giants such as Siemens and BMW’s motorcycle plant. In addition there are many modern service companies and innovative businesses in the attractive environment which is ideal for cooperative projects. Spandau is one of Berlin’s greenest areas, with many lakes, rivers and forests, and offers diverse residential and leisure sites.

Attractive surroundings

  • Excellent location at the intersection of various transport systems (long distance train station for Germany’s  north and west; autobahns A100, B5/A10; waterways including the Havel and Spree rivers)
  • Quick and easy access to the Messe Berlin (S-Bahn)
  • Old-town in Spandau with Berlin’s largest pedestrian zone
  • Spandau Citadel – a fortress from the Renaissance and site of open-air music festivals
  • A location for many recreational activities near the city
  • Bike and water tourism

Location advantages

  • Important location for industry with direct connections to transportation by water-, rail- and roadways
  • Good connections to the Berlin city center and also the outskirts in Brandenburg
  • Industrial-commercial infrastructure
  • Characterized by globally active companies and innovative medium-sized enterprises
  • New companies and business retention in the district is a political priority

Economic development in Spandau

The district economic development office views itself as a modern interface between business and administration. The team consults and meets with entrepreneurs and start-ups, companies which have located to the district, as well as investors who are interested in commercial space. The economic development office will gladly be of service, from the development of a business idea to the founding of a company, and in all administrative questions that are of importance to your company.

Your contact at the local authority in Spandau

Patrick Sellerie
Deputy Head of Economic Development
+49 30 90279-2266

Your contact at Berlin Partner for Business and Technology

Michaela Illmer
Project Manager Spandau
+49 30 46302-373

Your contact

Michaela Illmer

Michaela Illmer

Project Manager Spandau
Berlin Partner for Business and Technology
Patrick Axel Sellerie

Patrick Axel Sellerie

Deputy Head of Economic Development
Local authority Spandau

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