Spin-offs & Investments

This page provides a brief introduction to our subsidiaries and spin-offs, as well as information on some of our other partners.

Ambulantes Gesundheitszentrum der Charité GmbH

The Ambulantes Gesundheitszentrum der Charité GmbH is a wholly owned subsidiary of the CharitéUniversitätsmedizin Berlin and operates medical centers at the sites of Charité campus Benjamin Franklin, Campus Mitte and campus Virchow-Clinic. These are specialized care services for the chronically ill and patients with complex diseases.

Berlin Institute of Health (BIH)

The Berlin Institute of Health (BIH) is a biomedical research institution focusing on translational research and precision medicine. BIH is dedicated to improving the prediction in progressive diseases and developing new medicinal products for advanced therapies in order to improve patients’ quality of life. The institute is committed to providing excellent research solutions and innovation enabling value-based, personalized healthcare. Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) in the Helmholtz Association (MDC) are independent, member entities within BIH.

Charité CFM Facility Management GmbH

The Charité CFM Facility Management GmbH is a joint endeavor of the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the service companies VAMED, Dussmann, and Hellmann. The CFM is a Charité daughter company (51%) responsible for the entire operations of the Facility Management.

Charité Healthcare Services (CHS)

The Opens external link in current windowCharité Healthcare Services (CHS) is a Charité daughter company (100%) that manages personnel services and supports the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin in international patient management.

Charité Physiotherapie und Präventionszentrum GmbH

Since August 2009, the Charité Physiotherapie und Präventionszentrum GmbH, offers, in addition to inpatient care at all campuses, outpatient physical therapy centers and at the locations Mitte and Benjamin Franklin. This is a 100% subsidiary of the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin.

Charité Research Organisation (CRO)

The Charité Research Organisation is a daughter company (100%) of the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin. The CRO contracts with well-known pharmaceutical companies to conduct clinical trials (Phase I-III) on promising new therapies.

Evangelisches Geriatriezentrum GmbH (EGZB)

The Evangelische Geriatriezentrum Berlin gGmbH is a center for geriatric medicine. In close cooperation with the Charité, medical-geriatric care is provided.

Labor Berlin - Charité Vivantes GmbH

The Labor Berlin - Charité Vivantes GmbH is in each case a 50 % subsidiary of Charité and Vivantes and provides complete laboratory Diagnostics within the patient care system. 

MVZ Charité Vivantes Strahlentherapie


MVZ Charité Vivantes Strahlentherapie is a cooperative project involving Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Vivantes Netzwerk für Gesundheit, which provides radiotherapy services for patients from all medical specialties.

WHS Foundation GmbH

The WHS Foundation GmbH a wholly owned affiliate company of the Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin. The Foundation is tasked within organizing the annual World Health Summit.

ZTB Zentrum für Transfusionsmedizin und Zelltherapie Berlin gemeinnützige GmbH

The ZTB joint enterprise between Charité (50 %) and the DRK Blood Donation Service East was launched on July 1st, 2012. It is responsible for all immunohematology diagnostics from both Charité and outside referrals and operates blood banks at the three Charité clinics as well as a laboratory for tissue typing. Furthermore, the ZTB serves as the registration center for stem cell and bone marrow donors.