Biotech Insight

BIOTECH Insight provides information on current developments, trends and topics in the German biotechnology industry. You will find a wide range of information here: There is an overview of the most important economic key figures (Facts & Figures), a selection of current news as well as profiles of relevant start-ups, investors and biotech locations. In addition, there are insights into concrete company strategies via CEO interviews and background information on selected topics in the dossier.

Current Issues

Data and facts at a glance

We have summarised the most important economic indicators of the German biotech industry for you and prepared

Start-ups in the spotlight

The German start-up scene in biotechnology is growing: Here you will find a selection of interesting newcomers.

Biotechnology in the headlines

Stay up to date on the latest news from the biotech industry in Germany. A selection of news at a glance.


CEO Interview

Werner Lanthaler, CEO of Hamburg-based Evotec, speaks in an interview about the current company strategy, the importance of precision medicine and the role of data in drug development. 


The production of biologicals lay the ground for a patient care based on the latest therapies. In an international comparison, Germany is well positioned in this service sector. An overview of trends and developments in biomanufacturing.

Investors in profile

A growing number of investors is interested in biotechnology. We present relevant investors with their focus and investment volume.

Biotech locations

In many locations in Germany stakeholders are working on biotechnological innovations in science and industry. In this section a selection of relevant regions and their activities is presented.

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The information service BIOTECH Insight is a joint cooperation project of BIOCOM AG and Deutsche Börse AG.

Editorial Lead: BIOCOM AG | Jacobsenweg 61 | 13509 Berlin
Editorial team: Sandra Wirsching, Felix Klatt, Simone Ding, Georg Kääb

Notice: The content provided in the data and facts section originate from the publication “The German Biotech Sector 2021” of BIOCOM AG. The data is referring to the status of 12/2020 if not otherwise indicated.

The content of BIOTECH Insight will be regularly updated and expanded. The companies/investors profiled have no relationship with Deutsche Börse AG; there are no financial obligations in this regard.

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