State Development Corporation of Thuringia - LEG

Driving the development of Thuringia's technology and business environment - that's what the State Development Corporation of Thuringia (LEG) does.

It prepares the proverbial ground for companies with jobs, manages international relations, leverages technology opportunities and renders them usable, creates attractive places to live and improves the quality of life for Thuringia's residents, entrepreneurs and skilled workers. As an economic development agency, LEG markets Thuringia, drives technology and innovation transfer, supports the recruitment of skilled workers and provides all-in-one services to attract investors to this region in Europe's heartland.

Established: May 15, 1992

Board of Management:
Andreas Krey
Sabine Wosche

State of Thuringia: 100%

Andreas Krey and Sabine Wosche
Andreas Krey and Sabine Wosche

Equity investments in:

Number of employees (as of 2016):

  • 230 employees
  • 4 vocational trainees

Track record:

  • LEG's success stories - projects completed between 1995 and 2013: Successfully supporting 944 relocating and/or expanding companies, resulting in approx. 48,550 new jobs and around EUR 8,6 billion of investments in Thuringia.
  • Around 1,380 dwelling units built
  • Provided infrastructure and services for building land for well over 12,000 dwelling units (167.1 ha sold)


Nicole Spading

Nicole Spading
Head of Department

Corporate Communication

Mainzerhofstraße 12
99084 Erfurt

+49 (0) 361 5603-146
+49 (0) 361 5603-329
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