Hessen Trade & Invest GmbH – the business development agency
Hessen Trade & Invest GmbH (HTAI) is the business development agency for the state of Hessen. Its main task is securing Hessen’s position as a business and technology location and increasing its national and international competitiveness. The HTAI expert teams in the fields of foreign trade, Europe, clusters and networks, as well as technology and location marketing, work hard to achieve these goals every day. They advise and support international investors in their search for a suitable location. Companies from Hessen receive extensive support and assistance when they enter international growth markets. HTAI provides an innovative environment for technology companies from Hessen in particular.
Whether it is in dealing with fast-moving technology or in the many different clusters and networks throughout Europe, these initiatives play host to lively exchange between companies, universities and politicians. For example, HTAI assists in creating future-proof conditions for Hessen’s economy, both for companies from Hessen and for those companies relocating to Hessen.
ManagementDr. Rainer Waldschmidt
Year of establishment2012 as a subsidiary of HA Hessen Agentur GmbH
Business activityPositioning the state as a technology and innovation location
international location marketing
supporting national and international investors
networking in Europe (Enterprise Europe Network)