The economy needs technology and technology needs the economy.

As simple as it may sound, this correlation plays a decisive role in the growth of an entire region. Here in Aachen we are the partner for business enterprises opening doors for them and making the Technology Region Aachen more transparent. Whether it’s about setting up a company here, finding innovation partners or the targeted promotion of economically sound projects, AGIT is the development agency for the Aachen region and your partner for business.

Investor support and assistance

The AGIT service for you

As your central contact the regional development agency AGIT supports you in all start-up and location projects. We are specialists when it comes to choosing a location and setting up a branch office.

With our vast experience and many contacts we can give you valuable support in finding a new location in the Aachen region. Your efforts and expenditure are kept as low as possible.

  • New in the Region?

    Our compact welcome package is specifically designed for the people who don’t yet know their way around in the Aachen Region. So why not make the most of the services offered in our welcome package for finding your feet in the market here. We’ll take over the coordination for you. more »
  • An effective network

    Thanks to our many years’ experience with established partners in the Region we can offer you an effective service that suits your needs. AGIT has a close working relationship with our economic development partners in the Technology Region Aachen.  more »
  • Aachen-China Office

    The cities Aachen and Ningbo have been partner towns for 25 years. In order to make it easier for Chinese companies to establish themselves in the Aachen Region we have representatives of the Region working in the Aachen-China Office in both Ningbo and Shanghai. more »


Photo of Frank Abteilungsleiter Leisten M. A.

Frank Leisten M. A.
+49 (0)241/963-1050
Photo of Peter Head of Management of the Technology Centres (on parental leave until 30th June 2017) Gier M. A.

Peter Gier M. A.
Head of Management of the Technology Centres (on parental leave until 30th June 2017)
+49 (0)241/963-1052