The Investment and Marketing Corporation (IMG) Saxony-Anhalt is the economic development agency of the German federal state of Saxony-Anhalt. On behalf of Saxony-Anhalt’s Ministry of Economic Affairs, Tourism, Agriculture and Forestry, IMG Saxony-Anhalt is marketing the state as a science and business location. IMG is also responsible for promoting Saxony-Anhalt as a tourism destination at home and abroad.
The settlement of companies in the state of Saxony-Anhalt is actively supported by the IMG Saxony-Anhalt. On behalf of the state, IMG helps the companies based here with their investments if necessary.
Mathias Obieglo has been working for the IMG since 2008. Between 2008 and 2013 he was the head of the China regional office in Jiangyin and later in Shanghai. He was in charge of promoting Saxony-Anhalt as a business and science location towards Chinese companies and in supporting them during the process of establishing businesses and cooperation’s in Saxony-Anhalt. In 2015 he returned to the headquarters in Magdeburg, still responsible for project acquisition and management with a focus on Greater China and the Asian market.
Since 2019, Mr. Obieglo has been the coordinator for the project management team within the Investor Services of the IMG. The mission of the team is to support companies with settlement and expansion projects in Saxony-Anhalt. IMG has a track record of over 400 successfully implemented projects: since 2017, the project management team successfully supported 150 investment projects, with a volume of 3.5 billion EUR invested and created/secured 16.000 permanent jobs.
Mathias Obieglo will be presenting on German Hotspot for the Biotech Industry at FlyPharma Europe 2022.