Bavaria ranks among Europe’s regions with the strongest economy and enjoys a first rate reputation worldwide as a high-technology location. Bavarian flagships with headquarters in Bavaria are adidas, Allianz, Audi, BMW, MAN, Munich Re, PUMA and Siemens, among many others. The State is also the ideal location for other world-famous companies to sell products and services in Germany or Europe. Among those are: Google, Microsoft, General Electric, Roche, Huawei, IBM, Salesforce, making them ideal customers for start-ups in Bavaria.

But it is not only these large-scale enterprises which account for Bavaria’s economy. Quite the contrary, the Bavarian location is characterised by small and medium-sized companies which play an important role in this excellent economic position within Europe, which is also due to the fact that they provide a comprehensive product/service portfolio, ranging from handicraft companies to high-techmanifacturing. Invest in Bavaria offers further information on individual branches.