Berlin-Brandenburg The ideal location for your company „ Berlin came out ahead against locations such as Barcelona and Istanbul in the competition for the new E.ON SE business service center for human resources. For us, the deciding factor was that our new location had to attract and retain highly qualifi ed specialists. Berlin has an excellent university landscape and is home to many international communities.“ Johannes Brinkkötter E.ON Business Services GmbH Member of the Management Board 48.000 employees in SSC-relevant jobs Largest German university location with over 215.000 students 94 percent of all working Berlin residents speak at least one foreign language and over 60 percent know two or more foreign languages AFFORDABLE offi ce and commercial space in all locations Shared Services & Outsourcing Week The SSC sector‘s forum takes place in Estrel Convention Center Berlin every year. The four-day convention offers accredited visitors fi rst-class speakers and interactive workshops, as well as many opportunities for exchanging sector-specifi c experiences. Site visits to shared service centers in Berlin round out the extensive program. www.sharedserviceswoche.de Shared service center and service provider in the region High accessibility via an OUTSTANDING transport infrastructure and 24-hour public transit One of the LARGEST and most modern telecommunication networks in Europe HIGH quality of life in a major cultural city and attractive surroundings Location studies The „Berlin as a Location for Shared Service Centers 2013“ survey, including interviews with SSC experts in Berlin and the „Survey on Foreign Language Competency 2013“ are available from Berlin Partner for Business and Technology. www.businesslocationcenter.de More information and others Contact: Marion Messmer Tel.: +49 30 46302-344 firstname.lastname@example.org Birgit Plein Tel.: +49 30 46302-449 email@example.com The regional economic development companies Berlin Partner for Business and Technology and ZAB ZukunftsAgentur Brandenburg GmbH provide you with comprehensive support for your company‘s inward investment and expansion. www.businesslocationcenter.de | www.brandenburg-business-guide.de Contact: Ronny Böhme Tel.: +49 331 660-3163 firstname.lastname@example.org Publisher: Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie GmbH in cooperation with ZAB ZukunftsAgentur Brandenburg GmbH commissioned by the Berlin State Senate Department for Economics, Technology and Research and the Brandenburg State Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy.