Our network, our vision, and our team for businesses in Hamburg

Your partner for all business matters in Hamburg

The hamburg-business.com portal is the central online resource for business stakeholders, startups and investors. You've come to the right place if you would like to learn more about Hamburg and the Hamburg Metropolitan Region as an innovative business location or are looking for quick, hands-on advice and support from our dedicated teams. Whether you are looking for commercial premises, startup or financing information - we create transparency and put you in touch with the right experts.

Who is behind hamburg-business.com?

This portal was created by the teams of HIW Hamburg Invest Wirtschaftsförderungsgesellschaft mbH, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hamburg Marketing GmbH.

Our network

One of our greatest strengths is our established network of stakeholders from the business community. We can provide you with access to experts from all sectors, connect you with industry associations, universities, as well as stakeholders from the port and Hamburg's cluster initiatives. Join our network and benefit from the opportunity to get in touch with the local community.

Get to know our expert teams

Managing Director

Dr. Rolf Strittmatter, Geschäftsführer der Hamburg Invest Wirtschaftsförderung

Dr Rolf Strittmatter | Managing Director

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Dr Rolf Strittmatter is Managing Director of the following companies:

  • Hamburg Marketing GmbH, Chairman of the Management Board
  • HIW Hamburg Invest Wirtschaftsförderungsgesellschaft mbH
  • HIS Hamburg Invest Service GmbH
  • Hamburg Invest Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH & Co KG (HIE)
  • Hamburg tecHHub GmbH & Co. KG
     

Dr Rolf Strittmatter is an experienced business promoter and marketing expert. Before joining the Hamburg business development agency in 2015 as Managing Director, he worked as Managing Director of the business development agency for the districts of Lörrach and Waldshut, as a professor at the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) in Mannheim and as Managing Director of the Brandenburg Economic Development Board (ZAB).

Udo Schimmelpfennig, Prokurist der Hamburg Invest Wirtschaftsförderung

Maike Hetzer | Advisor to the Chairman of the Management Board

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Maike Hetzer, Assistentin derHamburg Invest Wirtschaftsförderung

Isabel Engel | Assistant to the Management Board

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Udo Schimmelpfennig, Prokurist der Hamburg Invest Wirtschaftsförderung

Udo Schimmelpfennig | Authorised Signatory

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Division management

Stefan Wieschebrock, Bereichsleitung Immobilien Service

Stefan Wieschebrock | Head of Real Estate Services

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Stefan Matz, Bereichsleitung Internationale Investitionen

Stefan Matz | Head of International Investments

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Heike Tipmonta, Bereichsleitung Business Services

Heike Tipmonta | Head of Business Services

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Andrea Weidinger, Bereichsleitung Innovationsparks

Andrea Weidinger | Head of Innovation Parks

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Ingrid Meyer-Bosse, Leitung Unternehmenskommunikation

Ingrid Meyer-Bosse | Head of Corporate Communications

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Svenja Holst-Runge, Leitung Übergreifendes Hamburg Marketing

Svenja Holst-Runge | Head of Cross-Sectoral Hamburg Marketing

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Stefan Nöthen, Leitung Strategie und Markenmanagement

Stefan Nöthen | Head of Strategy and Brand Management

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Alexander Polster, Prokurist Messen & Events

Alexander Polster | Authorised Signatory for Trade Fairs & Events

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Hamburg Invest Business Development

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Hamburg Invest is the one-stop agency for relocation and investment in Hamburg and the main partner of Hamburg's business community in all areas of business development. It offers a wide range of services for small and medium-sized enterprises in particular.

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