IAV in Berlin


IAV was founded in 1983 as a spin-off from Berlin University of Technology directly on the river Spree, right at the heart of Germany’s capital city. This is where the success story began. Today, IAV Berlin is one of the largest and most advanced development centers. At the same time, it is home to the headquarters of the IAV Group and also features a number of technological highlights, such as the world’s only climate roller dynamometer for simulating extreme cold and extreme heat at altitudes of more than 5,300 meters asl. Close integration with research institutes and start-ups is a similarly characteristic feature of the Berlin site, together with the international flair and huge diversity of Germany’s largest metropolis. Welcome to IAV in Berlin!

Standort Berlin 16 9

Facts and highlights

  • 1983 founded
  • IAV head office – the success story began in 1983 as an affiliated institute of Berlin University of Technology
  • Located right on the banks of the Spree with test facilities and workshops in listed brick buildings
  • Excellent transport links – central train station a 15-minute drive away
  • Intensive links with higher education institutions in the region and sponsoring of the Formula Student Team
  • Numerous sports like badminton, beach volleyball and ice-hockey
  • Multifaceted leisure program such as a beach volleyball tournament, veteran and vintage car runs, and a summer party with a va
IAV in Berlin

Carnotstraße 1
10587 Berlin

T +49 30 399780


Registered Office: Berlin
Court of registration: Amtsgericht Charlottenburg
Company registration number: HRB 21 280
VAT identification number: DE 136647090
Managing Directors: Jörg Astalosch (Chairman), Martin Mahlke, Dr. Uwe Horn
Chairman of the Supervisory Board: Dr. Nikolai Ardey