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GABC is supported by a variety of German companies with branches in the US, new companies in the US started by Germans, American companies doing business in Germany or providing service to Germans in the US, and companies in Germany doing trans-Atlantic business.

GABC Sponsors

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Allianz Global Investors (AGI),  is an asset management firm based in Munich. In North America, Allianz has 3 main business units: Allianz Insurance, Allianz Global Investors and PIMCO. Allianz Global Investors is a diversified active investment manager with a strong parent company (Allianz) and culture of risk management. With 23 offices in 17 countries, Allianz provides global investment and research capabilities with consultative local delivery.

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bruker

Bruker’s high-performance scientific research instruments and high-value analytical solutions enable scientists to explore life and materials at molecular, cellular and microscopic levels. Bruker is leading the way in instruments for  Mass Spectrometry and Separations, X-ray Diffraction and Elemental Analysis, Magnetic Resonance, Surface Analysis, Preclinical Imaging, Fluorescence MicroscopyElectroluminescence, and more.

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consulate-general

The German Consulate General promotes science and business cooperation between Germany and the six New England States Connecticut (except Fairfield County), Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. It also provides visa, passport and legal services and  offers a wide spectrum of information, including details on traveling, studying information and  events and news in Germany.

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deloitte

Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP advises clients on managing business controversy and disputes, executing deals, and maintaining regulatory compliance.

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Fraunhofer

The Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems CSE is an applied research and development laboratory dedicated to building tomorrow’s energy future today. Our staff’s expertise in solar photovoltaics, smart energy-efficient buildings, and grid technologies provides a platform for deeply integrating distributed energy resources through collaborative R&D with private companies, government entities, and academic institutions.

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German Accelerator FINAL Main (Large)

German Accelerator Life Sciences (“GALS”) helps young German life science companies succeed in the global market. GALS provides individualized and highly flexible services, tailored towards the specific needs and objectives of startups and emerging companies in the life sciences. Experienced mentors and consultants work with the participating teams to establish networks of potential clients, partners, and investors.

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The Goethe-Institut Boston is the contact point for anyone interested in German culture and for those who want to study or teach German. The language department offers a full range of language courses and official exams.  The program department organizes a broad range of German events and projects in film and new media, arts, theatre and dance, music, literature, architecture and more. Events take place in our auditorium as well as at partner venues.

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gtc

GTC Law Group is a business law firm focused on mergers & acquisitions, intellectual property strategy & prosecution, and business & technology transactions for companies, institutions and individuals, inside and outside the United States.

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isqi

The International Software Quality Institute (iSQI GmbH) headquartered in Potsdam (Germany) with subsidiaries in Boston (USA), London (UK) and Amstelveen (NL) is a leading provider of certification examinations all over the world. Focusing on IT professions, iSQI plays a large role in certifying the know-how of professionals in over 90 countries on 6 continents in 10 languages. In 2014, iSQI is proud to have certified more than 18,500 individuals.

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konditor-meister

Konditor Meister is the premier European bakery for wedding cakes, holiday treats, pastries, tarts, birthday cakes, corporate cakes and more. Chef and owner Günther Mösinger brings a sweet taste of Europe to New England.  Order your birthday or holiday cake now. Visit us at 32 Wood Rd, Braintree, MA.

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One of the world’s largest and most prestigious airlines, Lufthansa, serving 22 North American gateways, currently flies to 194 destinations in 76 countries. As an industry innovator, Lufthansa has long been committed to environmental care and sustainability, operating one of the most technologically-advanced and fuel-efficient fleets in the world. Known for premium services, Lufthansa continues to build new or upgrade existing lounge facilities across its worldwide network.

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As the life science business of Merck KGaA of Darmstadt, Germany, MilliporeSigma (formerly known as EMD Millipore) offers tools and technologies for customers in the research, development and production of biotechnology and pharmaceutical drug therapies. Comprised of three business areas — Bioscience, Lab Solutions, and Process Solutions — MilliporeSigma is a top tier supplier to the life science industry and serves as a strategic partner for scientists, engineers, and researchers.

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The heart of the firm is our founding partners’ guiding principle of providing excellent legal services in an atmosphere of mutual respect, dignity, and tolerance. This has been our foundation ever since we opened our doors in 1933.

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OSRAM SYLVANIA is a leader in lighting solutions and services, specializing in innovative design and energy saving technology. The company sells products for homes, businesses and vehicles under the brand names OSRAM, Traxon, ENCELIUM and SYLVANIA. Its portfolio covers the entire value chain of components, ranging from lamps, control units and optical semiconductors such as LEDs, to luminaires, light management systems and lighting solutions.

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TÜV SÜD America Inc. is one of the largest testing, inspection and certification companies globally with sales of $2.2 billion. TÜV SÜD is dedicated to adding tangible economic value to our customers. That is why “Choose certainty. Add value.” is the core philosophy behind everything that we do. We partner our customers with early consultation and continuous guidance to make sustainable progress a reality.

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GABC Corporate Members

Air Berlin Americas, Inc.

airberlin offers nonstop flights from Boston to Germany.  It is one of the leading airlines in Europe and flies to 138 destinations worldwide each year. The second largest airline in Germany carried more than 31.7 million passengers in 2014. airberlin offers a global route network through its strategic partnership with Etihad Airways, which has a 29.21 percent share in airberlin, and through its membership of the oneworld® airline alliance, topbonus, the frequent flyer program of airberlin is one of the leading programs in Europe with more than 4 million members.

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Bavarian US Offices for Economic Development

As representative office of the German State of Bavaria’s Ministry of Economic Affairs, we provide free of charge and confidential assistance to American companies considering expanding to Europe from analysis to final decision to business set up, help with a successful establishment of operations in Bavaria. Moreover, we are the first point of contact for Bavarian companies expanding to the US. We offer office hours at a regular basis at our new location at the Cambridge Innovation Center. Please consult the CIC calendar and contact us at newyork@bavaria.org if you were interested in scheduling a personal meeting with us.

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Cooley LLP

Clients partner with Cooley on transformative deals, complex IP and regulatory matters and high-stakes litigation, where innovation meets the law. Cooley has 850 lawyers across 12 offices in the United States, China and Europe,  275 partners in a single-tier partnership, and 1800 employees worldwide. Named one of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For”,  Cooley’s 2014 revenue grew by 19% to $802 million. With preeminent tech, life sciences, venture capital and fund formation practices, Cooley is recognized as an Elite “Top-25 Innovative Law Firm” by the Financial Times.

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DACHSER Transport of America

Established in 1930 and headquartered in Kempten, Germany, DACHSER is a global leader in the field of freight forwarding and system logistics. The DACHSER business model comprises transport logistics, warehousing and customer-specific services in three business divisions: DACHSER European Logistics, DACHSER Food-Logistics and DACHSER Air & Sea Logistics. The offering is rounded out by services that span across business divisions, such as DACHSER Contract Logistics and Consulting, as well as industry-specific solutions for the chemical industry and the DIY sector.

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Deutsches Altenheim

Founded in 1914, the retirement village and senior care home of Deutsches Altenheim was created to offer quality senior care for elders. Through the continued generosity of supporters, Deutsches Altenheim remains a pillar of the Greater Boston community and continues to offer superior senior care in a trusting and experienced environment. Today, Deutsches Altenheim offers our residents long term care, post-acute rehabilitation and outpatient rehabilitation, Alzheimer’s care, adult day health services and assisted living opportunities.

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Draeger Medical Systems, Inc.

Dräger is an international leader in the fields of medical and safety technology. Founded in Lübeck in 1889, Dräger has grown into a worldwide, DAX-listed enterprise in its fifth generation as a family-run business. Our long-term success is predicated on a value-oriented corporate culture with four central strengths: close collaboration with our customers, the expertise of our employees, continuous innovation and outstanding quality.

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Freitag & Co.

Freitag & Co. is a leading independent investment banking firm based in Frankfurt with nascent presence in Boston. Founded in 2002, Freitag & Co has consistently ranked among the top 20 M&A advisors in Germany. The Firm is also a leading expert in Financial Restructuring in Germany and across Europe.


Furnished Quarters

Furnished Quarters is the largest provider of fully furnished and serviced apartments here in the Greater Boston Area as well as NYC, CT, NJ, White Plains and across the United States. Furnished Quarters has a relationship with the Consulate for the Federal Republic of Germany here in Boston and assists them with their temporary housing needs.

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German International School Boston

German International School Boston is an independent, coeducational day school serving students from age 3 to grade 12. In bilingual, cross-grade classrooms, dedicated teachers address each learner’s unique needs. In addition to its international focus, GISB’s urban location, commitment to affordability, dynamic after school program, and engaged family community make it a special place to learn and grow.

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German Saturday School Boston

The German Saturday School Boston, an auxiliary of the Boylston Schul-Verein, has been around since 1874. Its primary purpose is to teach the German language, to introduce the cultures of German speaking countries to students age 4 to 17 and to meet the need in the community for excellent and affordable German language instruction.

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Goss Associates

Our Immigration law practice assists a variety of businesses in a variety of industries to recruit and retain the most talented foreign professionals. Whether you plan to study, work, or establish a permanent residence, our law office is ready to work tirelessly to achieve your immigration goals.

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Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds

Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds, one of the leading law firms specializing in intellectual property law, helps clients protect and defend their ideas and inventions, turning them into assets that create value, fuel growth, and secure market positions.

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Interfreight Corporation

Interfreight Corporation is a trusted international transportation and logistics company that provides customers with personalized service in all aspects of shipping world-wide. Whether it is a “door to door” solution, or supporting one phase of your shipment, Interfreight will take an experienced and cost-effective approach that satisfies your requirements.

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ITG International Transports, Inc.

ITG is a full service logistics specialist in the fields of transport, warehousing and consignment sales combined with comprehensive value-added and supplementary services in all areas of modern procurement, contracting and distribution logistics. International transports via air freight, ocean freight and land transport on trucks as well as customs clearance make up the core activities of ITG FREIGHT FORWARDING division. The section ITG LOGISTICS + DISTRIBUTION is a partner for contract logistics, outsourcing and supply chain management.

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Jedox, Inc.

Jedox is a German Software Company headquartered in Freiburg im Breisgau. With offices in Dὒsseldorf, Frankfurt, Paris, Melbourne, Sydney, Singapore and Boston, Jedox provides first in class Business Intelligence Software.

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Karls Sausage Kitchen & European Market

Since 1958 Karls Sausage Kitchen & European Market has been producing European style sausages, cold cuts and charcuterie in Saugus, MA. Originally founded by Karl Engel in 1958, the kitchen today continues to use the same old world recipes and the finest meats and spices to make authentic European sausages, cold cuts and smoked meats.

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Kryolan Professional Make-up

Founded in Berlin in 1945 by theater enthusiast and cosmetic chemist Arnold Langer, Kryolan Professional Makeup is the makeup industry’s international obsession. Originally created to provide innovative, effective and safe makeup for makeup artists and actors, the line has also become suitable as everyday makeup for the demanding, fashion-conscious and quality-oriented consumer.

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M Ventures

Merck Ventures B.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands, a subsidiary of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, or M Ventures is the corporate venture arm of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany. Four dedicated investment teams are focusing on Healthcare, Life Science, Performance Materials, and New Businesses. With headquarters in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and offices in the Boston, Darmstadt and Israel.

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Meister Consultants Group, A Cadmus Company

Meister Consultants Group, Inc. is an international sustainability consulting firm specializing in next generation solutions to today’s most pressing challenges. MCG advises public and private sector clients in the United States and across the globe on strategies in clean energy and sustainability.

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nora systems, Inc.

nora systems, Inc., develops, produces and markets sustainable, resilient rubber floors under the brand name nora. Headquartered in Weinheim, Germany, nora has been shaping the development of rubber floor coverings for over 60 years as a leading manufacturer worldwide. Salem is the North American HQ.

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Novotechnik U.S., Inc.

The linear and rotary position sensor manufacturers Novotechnik (Germany) and Contelec (Switzerland) are represented in North America by Novotechnik U.S. We are all part of the Siedle Group. Our precision sensors provide position feedback for industrial and mobile electronics applications, from valve control to Segway steering.

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nora systems, Inc.

nora systems, Inc., develops, produces and markets sustainable, resilient rubber floors under the brand name nora. Headquartered in Weinheim, Germany, nora has been shaping the development of rubber floor coverings for over 60 years as a leading manufacturer worldwide. Salem is the North American HQ.

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Rödl Langford de Kock LLP

Rödl & Partner, have specifically tailored our accounting, auditing, tax and business consulting services to the unique needs of your foreign owned business in the United States of America. For the past 35 plus years our core practice has been serving the accounting and tax needs of primarily German speaking and other foreign owned “Mittelstand” companies operating in the U.S.

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Storopack, Inc.

Storopack is a family-owned German company and operates as one of the leading manufacturers in protective packaging in Europe, North America and Asia. Storopack is a specialist in the “interior cushioning” market and covers the customized integration of complete packing lines for flowable cushioning materials (loose fill), air cushions (AIRplus®), paper padding (PAPERplus®), and foam packaging systems (FOAMplus®).

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Taurus Investment Holdings, LLC

Established in 1976, Taurus is a global real estate investment advisor, owner-operator, and value-add developer of residential and commercial properties. As an active deal participant in thirty markets around the world, Taurus leverages its local market proficiency and performance record to capitalize on select investment opportunities.

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Tulley Automotive

Tulley Automotive Group was established in 1957 and includes Automotive Sales, Service, and Collision Center. Tulley imports BMW, VW, and Mazda Vehicle & parts.

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TÜV Rheinland North America Holding, Inc.

Founded in 1872, TÜV Rheinland is a global leader in independent testing, inspection, and certification services, ensuring quality and safety for people, the environment and technology in nearly all aspects of life. TÜV Rheinland inspects technical equipment, products and services, oversees projects and helps to shape processes for a wide variety of companies through its worldwide network of approved labs, testing facilities and education centers.

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Westernacher & Partner Consulting, Inc.

Founded in 1969 Westernacher Consulting operates worldwide with regionally present consultants in Europe, Asia and the Americas. Westernacher provides global Business and SAP Consulting, serving medium-to-large size enterprises striving for Innovation, Operational Excellence and profitable, sustainable growth.

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Windmoeller & Hoelscher Corporation

Windmoeller & Hoelscher is a leader in the design, manufacturing and distribution of flexographic and gravure printing presses, blown and cast film extrusion systems, multiwall equipment, plastic sack and bag making machines, as well as form-fill-seal machinery for the converting and packaging industry.

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