The BDA as the umbrella organization

organises the social and economic policy interests of the entire German economy. Our roots in the companies make us the authentic voice of German employers - also in Europe and worldwide.

The concerns of our member associations

and thus the companies are at the centre of our work. We work as a representative of employers' interests for the competitiveness of Germany as a business location.

Unsere Mitglieder


National Associations



Federal top-level associations