Investitionsbank des Landes Brandenburg (ILB)



In Brandenburg, we attach particular priority to supporting start-ups and young companies. We offer comprehensive advice and develop tailor-made financing concepts, support with low-interest loans, subsidies or participations and organise start-up initiatives such as the Berlin-Brandenburg Business Plan Competition.

We support you in the process:

  • Qualification and further training for business start-ups
  • (Further) development of the business model
  • Financing of operating resources (e.g. rent, warehouse)
  • Investments in operating facilities (e.g. acquisition, conversion and expansion)
  • Investments in operating equipment (e.g. office equipment, production facilities)
  • Financing of personnel expenses and personnel development
  • Introduction and further development of innovations (products, services, technologies)
  • Research and Development
  • Internationalisation (e.g. participation in trade fairs, advice on market development)
  • Company takeovers (company succession)
  • Measures to increase energy efficiency
  • Financing with equity capital (venture capital)

ILB advisory services

Our employees will advise you individually and free of charge in all questions of funding. With our partners, we hold regular consultation days in all regions of Brandenburg. You can find out the dates and venues of the consultation days on the Internet at or by telephone under +49 (0) 331 660 22 11.

Region West: Klaus Seidel,

Region North: Cornelia Malinowski,

Region East: Juliane Willauschus,

Region South: Heinrich Weißhaupt,

Region Mitte: Dietmar Koske,

Communication/Support Consulting

Babelsberger Str. 21
14473 Potsdam
Phone: +49 (0) 331 660 22 11
fax: +49 (0) 0331 660 616 94