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RHINE-MAIN

The region Rhein-Main covers Hessen, Rheinland-Pfalz and Saarland. Hessen is an area stretching northward from the Rhine-Main region and is marked by cities such as Frankfurt and Wiesbaden.

The automotive sector is strong with GM's Opel division having its international headquarters in the region and Mercedes with three plants in the state. High tech sectors of note include telecoms, software, medical technology and biotechnology.

Renowned telecom hardware companies are manufacturing and servicing their products in the state, including Bosch-Telenorma, Philips, Siemens and Motorola. The region is also home to Hoechst, Merck, Röhm, Abbott and Wella.

Corporate R&D is strong in Hessen with 35,000 people in the sector, of which 40 per cent are in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry. This dense network of private and public R&D results in a performance above German average and state expenditure on R&D is among the highest in the country.

Rheinland-Pfalz is one of Germany's best connected states, with its network of roads, railroads and waterways. Around 40 million people live within an hour's drive and Europe's biggest passenger and freight airport (Frankfurt) can be reached within 30 minutes.

Rheinland-Pfalz is the location of Europe's biggest chemical group BASF and of the Spezialglaswerke Schott. Other industrial companies have taken the opportunities and advantages in the area and they include IBM, Boehringer Ingelheim, ITT Automotive, TDK and Eaton Corporation. With the TV stations ZDF, SAT1, 3sat and SWR, Rheinland-Pfalz also plays host as an international media location.

Saarland has borders with France and Luxembourg which adds to the workforce in the region with 19,000 people crossing the French border into Saarland each day. The region is connected to the German and European railroad network by rapid rail lines and the Saarbruecken-Ensheim airport offers daily and direct flights to major German airports.

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Neville AndersonNeville Anderson
Co-Chairman
PricewaterhouseCoopers GmbH
Friedrich-Ebert-Anlage 35-37
D 60327 Frankfurt
neville.anderson@pwc.com
Frank ScheidigFrank Scheidig
Co-Chairman
DZ BANK AG
Platz der Republik 1
60265  Frankfurt
Tel.: +49 (0)69 744 79 90 99
frank.scheidig@dzbank.de
Ulla-Martina Bauer
Treasurer
BDO AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft
Hanauer Landstraße 115
60314 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 (0)69 95 94 13 18
Fax: +49 (0)69 95 94 11 59
ulla-martina.bauer@bdo.de
Dr. Wolfgang Dobler
Dobler Communications
Rödelheimer Bahnweg 31
60489 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 (0)69 247 50 34 30
Fax: +49 (0)69 247 50 34 32
wd@dobler-communications.de
Robert Fries
National Westminster Bank Plc
Roßmarkt 10
60311 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 (0)69 269 064 10
Fax: +49 (0)69 269 06 90
robert.fries@natwest.com
Achim P. Klüber
Europe Arab Bank plc
13-15 Moorgate
 London EC2R 6AD
Tel.: +44 (0)20 77 12 87 89
Achim.klueber@eabplc.com
Prof. David Marsh CBE
OMFIF Ltd
30 Crown Place
 London EC2A 4ES
Tel.: +44 (0)20 300 852 62
david.marsh@omfif.org
Prof. Dr. Ronald Moeder LL.M.
 Frankfurt am Main
MoederBonn@aol.com
Dr. Christian Ossig
60325 Frankfurt
Jürgen Peukert
Ernst & Young GmbH
Mergenthalerallee 3 - 5
65760  Eschborn
Tel.: +49 (0)6196 996 197 77
juergen.peukert@de.ey.com
Markus SauerlandMarkus Sauerland
PricewaterhouseCoopers GmbH
Friedrich-Ebert-Anlage 35-37
60327 Frankfurt
Tel.: +49 (0)69 95 85 28 12
markus.sauerland@de.pwc.com
Susan Tackenberg
Susan Tackenberg Media & Communications Consultant
Mörikestr. 5
60320 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 (0)69 56 04 65 03
Fax: +49 (0)69 56 04 65 05
susan@st-media-consultant.de
Nick Tolhurst
Deutsche Bank AG
Große Gallusstr. 10-14
60311 Frankfurt
nick.tolhurst@db.com
Joerg Tuensmeyer
British Airways PLC
Herriotstr. 1
60528  Frankfurt
joerg.tuensmeyer@ba.com

Regional Events & Values
20.01.2018 Burns Supper, Frankfurt Am Main
28.11.2017 The future for the UK’s jurisdiction and English Law after Brexit, Frankfurt am Main
15.11.2017 Opportunities and Implications for the German UK economic relations, Frankfurt am Main
26.01.2017 Business Breakfast: Economic Forecast 2017, Frankfurt am Main
Download >> Economic Update from NatWest Markets, part of the RBS group
http://de.pwc.com
21.01.2017 Burns Supper, Frankfurt
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Fotos von Martin Döbler, www.MartinDoebler.com
Download >> Burns Supper Frankfurt
http://www.bccg.de/rhine-main
28.11.2016 Business Get-Together with The Rt Hon Dr Liam Fox MP, Frankfurt am Main
09.11.2016 Employee mobility and tax, private banking and the fallout from the Brexit vote, Frankfurt am Main
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06.11.2016 Orgelkonzert der britischen Starorganistin Jane Parker-Smith, Frankfurt Bergen - Enkheim
13.07.2016 Was bedeutet der BREXIT für die Banken?, Frankfurt am Main
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03.02.2016 Business Breakfast: Economic Forecast 2016, Frankfurt am Main
Download >> Economic Forecast 2016: Year Ahead 2016 - Volatility Resurrection
David Simmonds, Head of Currency Research, The Royal Bank of Scotland plc
16.01.2016 Burns Supper, Frankfurt, Frankfurt
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Download >> Burns Supper, Frankfurt 2016
19.09.2015 AUSGEBUCHT! IAA Frankfurt mit Jaguar Land Rover, Frankfurt
07.07.2015 BCCG Rhine-Main Get-Together, Frankfurt am Main
27.04.2015 CANCELLED! Business Breakfast with Prof. Dr. John Coates:, Frankfurt
22.04.2015 Frühstücksdiskussion zum Ausblick europäischer Finanzdienstleistungen in Frankfurt, Frankfurt
21.04.2015 Meet the Market Event, Frankfurt
03.03.2015 BCCG Rhein-Main Members Get Together, Frankfurt am Main
04.02.2015 Business Breakfast Economic Forecast 2015, Frankfurt am Main
17.01.2015 Fully booked: Traditional Burns Supper, Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt am Main
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Download >> Burns Supper, Frankfurt 2015
16.02.2014 Shakespeare Event Frankfurt, Frankfurt am Main
05.02.2014 Business Breakfast: Economic Forecast 2014, Frankfurt am Main
18.01.2014 Burns Supper, Frankfurt
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02.12.2013 Five years after Lehman. Learning from the past, looking to the future, Frankfurt
13.11.2013 Cross-border tax models: appearances and reality, Frankfurt am Main
29.07.2013 The past, present & future of the euro: German and British perspectives, Frankfurt
08.07.2013 Racing to Success. British Networking Breakfast, Frankfurt am Main
12.06.2013 English Theatre, German Premiere: "Good People", Frankfurt
21.01.2012 FULLY BOOKED - Frankfurt: Traditional Burns Supper, Frankfurt am Main
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Dobler Communications, Frankfurt

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