Let us relocate you!

Services

We’ve got the Key to Berlin and aim to transform every outsider into an insider. We know the city and its people as well as the public services and facilities. We will take care of everything from home finding, administrative formalities to recommending the best service providers.

About

Moving to a new destination can be one of life’s most exciting and life changing experiences. Our Mission as a team of professionals who have personally gone through the process of expatriation is to make you or your employees integration in Berlin as comfortable, efficient and fun as possible.

Who needs a key to Berlin?

We provide tailor-made relocation services for companies, expatriates and their families. Our goal is to make every transferee feel happy and at home in Berlin.

Benefits for Companies

  • Reduced workload in the HR department
  • Fast integration of new employees
  • Smooth onboarding of the transferees
  • Incentive for candidates
  • Better positioning on the recruitment market

Benefits for Expatriates

  • Tailor-made relocation services
  • Cultural and personal understanding
  • Fast and individual integration in Berlin
  • A fun and exclusive Berlin experience
  • Stress reduction and the possibility to concentrate on your new job and to enjoy your new destination

We got the Key to Berlin.

Team

Our relocation consultants are multicultural experts with a clear perspective and excellent Berlin know-how. We possess a high level of empathy and always focus on finding individual solutions for every situation.

Gabriella Cysek

Managing Director

Gabriella came from Sweden to Berlin for the first time in the early 90’s and was overwhelmed by the unique atmosphere of the city. After living in metropolis like Stockholm, Los Angeles, Warsaw and Moscow, she chose Berlin to become her adopted city. Through her extensive travels she has developed excellent language skills in German, English, Swedish, Polish and Russian.

She is a graduate in communication management and possesses a great deal of experience in the tourism and relocation business. As a relocation consultant, Gabriella has worked for some of the world’s largest relocation providers, helping transferees from renowned global companies to make Berlin their new home. In the VIP sector, she has taken care of top Hollywood celebrities during their film premieres in Berlin. The decision to found Key to Berlin was based on Gabriella’s personal experience as an expatriate and her passion of sharing her fascination for Berlin with others.

Our Story

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2008
Our humble beginnings

Thanks to our fascination of Berlin and the explosive growth within the Berlin tourism industry Key to Berlin is founded as an incoming and lifestyle agency for sophisticated travelers, journalist and companies.

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2010
„Berlin is poor but sexy“
Klaus Wowereit, Berliner Bürgermeister a. D.

The international media starts to take notice of Berlin and journalists from all over the world flock to the city. Key to Berlin offers them insight information and trend scouting and supports companies like Visit Berlin with their city marketing.

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 2012
We are Booming

Berlin starts to become appealing not only for journalists and artists, but also for companies and highly qualified professionals. Key to Berlin begins to focus more on the relocation service, helping expatriates begin their journey in Berlin.

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2017
Transition into a Relocation Agency

Our happy relocation customers inspired us to put our main focus on relocation service. We have noticed that for most transferees relocating implies much more than finding a new home or transporting belongings. Key to Berlin understands and empathizes with each and every transferee. We want our new Berliners to become a part of this city – and that we believe makes us unique.

Our Story

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2008
Our humble beginnings

Thanks to our fascination of Berlin and the explosive growth within the Berlin tourism industry Key to Berlin is founded as an incoming and lifestyle agency for sophisticated travelers, journalist and companies.

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2010
„Berlin is poor but sexy“
Klaus Wowereit, Berliner Bürgermeister a. D.

The international media starts to take notice of Berlin and journalists from all over the world flock to the city. Key to Berlin offers them insight information and trend scouting and supports companies like Visit Berlin with their city marketing.

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 2012
We are Booming

Berlin starts to become appealing not only for journalists and artists, but also for companies and highly qualified professionals. Key to Berlin begins to focus more on the relocation service, helping expatriates begin their journey in Berlin.

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2017
Transition into a Relocation Agency

Our happy relocation customers inspired us to put our main focus on relocation service. We have noticed that for most transferees relocating implies much more than finding a new home or transporting belongings. Key to Berlin understands and empathizes with each and every transferee. We want our new Berliners to become a part of this city – and that we believe makes us unique.

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Testimonials

“We needed two Kindergarten places for our daughters straightaway. Gabriella already started the process before our arrival and on our first day in Berlin we already had four appointments. She even provided us with extra support: called our landlord and helped with our apartment rental when we had problems.“

Csilla Jando
Senior Talent 
E.ON

“Fantastic service by Gabriella and her team! It was so much easier to relocate with their support.“

Peter Malmquist
Senior Auditor
Ernst & Young

“Thank you for the smooth home-finding and settling-in process as well as for the personal and friendly service. Highly recommended relocation service!“

Jiri Vosta
Developer
eBay

“It was great having you as a trend scout in Berlin! I’m sure we’ll get back to you with our clients in the future.“

Barbara Scharrer
Senior Product Manager
Manhatten Cosmetics

“Thank you for your commitment - our clients and we are happy!“

Wolfgang Kerkhoff
Senior Partner
Eurokongress GmbH München

“Thank you for the inspiring tour - once again we gained many new and exciting impressions!“

Christian Drewes
Director of Communications
Visit Berlin GmbH

“The relocation service Key to Berlin provided was professional and efficient in every aspect. It made my relocation to Berlin a whole lot easier. Thank you very much for the great service!“

Björn Heinrich
CEO
Pandora Invest