Consulting & Service

We are here at your service

As a full-service agency, we advise and support you in all matters concerning your company. The Jena Business Development team is available to both large corporations as well as small and medium-sized enterprises and start-ups. We provide a wide range of free services tailored to your needs. Please do contact us; we look forward to working with you.



Our Services

In our location overview and data sheet you can find up-to-date information on Jena’s economic structure, the market for office space, retail, demographics, science, universities, the skilled workers situation and the educational landscape, as well as how Jena ranks with other regions. All of this is intended to not only make you more knowledgeable about the city, but also to help you prepare for customer visits and speeches.

You weren’t able to find a particular statistic or you need a more in-depth analysis? Do contact us. We would be more than happy to supply you with additional information.


Für Eigentümer und Vermieter: Sie haben eine Frage zu Ihrer Immobilie? Sie wollen verkaufen oder vermieten? Uns ist möglicherweise ein Investor oder ein Ansprechpartner in einem Unternehmen bekannt, das einen neuen Standort sucht.

We arrange commercial space and real estate for the set-up or expansion of your company. Use our map to get an initial overview of the industrial estates, building sites, areas intended for office space and development projects in Jena. Contact us for an individual consultation.

For real estate owners and landlords: Do you have a question related to your real estate? Are you interested in selling or renting? We might know of an investor or a contact person in a company looking for a new location.


Jena Business Development bundles initiatives to secure skilled specialists and it networks people from business with the academic sector as well as decision makers, all with the goal of optimising the conditions for skilled workers. Use our services to make your company as attractive as possible for your employees and to master any challenges that may present themselves.


We would be more than happy to advise you on issues related to equity financing, non-repayable subsidies, loans, opportunities for grants related to research and development, investments in new buildings or operating equipment as well as on securing skilled labour including certification measures. We hold regular conferences during which all of these subjects are covered.

Depending on your needs, we involve partners of the Thüringer Aufbaubank (TAB), the Bürgschaftsbank Thüringen, the Gesellschaft für Arbeits- und Wirtschaftsförderung (GFAW) or the Thüringer Zentrum für Existenzgründung und Unternehmertum (ThEx).

Registration dates and details can be found in our event calendar.

We are here to help you with planning your construction or related legal issues. Contact us early in the process of your project to discuss the necessary documents and approvals so that you can successfully complete all steps related to the implementation of your project and avoid any difficulties. As a matter of course we work tactfully and confidentially.


With our direct contact to specialist services and municipal enterprices, we support you in finding the right people for your business registration, signage, building permits, special use approvals or traffic permits.


Jena Business Development will find the right contacts to solve your issues, for example when it comes to research and development projects. Within the densely woven network of our cooperation partners, we are able to find the structures that will propel your company forward, whether in the search for suppliers, customers or business development partners.



Wilfried Röpke
+49 (3641) 8730030

We offer an individual marketing and press services to local companies:

Press Work: We support the communication of location-relevant issues. In concrete terms, we publish press releases on new company buildings, we organise press conferences and we provide background information.

Online Marketing: With our homepage, our monthly newsletter, the event calendar and social networks, we let the world know about current developments in Jena. Use the mechanisms to stay up-to-date or contact us if you would like to use our online media to communicate your message.

Media Related to the Location of Jena: We’ll provide you with information material on Jena as an economic and science location for trade fairs as well as advertising material on Jena for your presentations at trade fairs.


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