GIM – The Facts

Founded in 1987, GIM can look back on almost 30 years of market research. During this time, GIM has grown from a small specialist provider to one of the leading market research institutes in Germany.

Today, GIM is a network of branches in Heidelberg (Headquarter), Berlin, Nuremberg, Wiesbaden, Lyon, Zurich and Shanghai.

GIM - Hard facts

  • Turnover of 27,3 million EURO (2017) having over 170 employees
  • Yearly over 500 projects worldwide
  • Researchers with scientific backgrounds in the relevant disciplines.
  • Full-Service-Institute with its own field. Cooperation with field institutes and test studios across Germany.
  • Established cooperation with independent research institutes world-wide
  • Dedicated full-time market researchers as facilitators for group discussions and workshops
  • Cooperation and commitment in academic teaching (GIM Academics)
  • Training of employees in our own trainee program
  • On-going training and development for staff
  • Official ISO 20252: 2012-06 certification

Managing Directors:

Wilhelm Kampik & Stephan Teuber


Members of the Management-Board:

Wilhelm Kampik
Stephan Teuber
Dr. Jörg Munkes, Corporate Director
Christoph Palmer, Corporate Director 
Dr. Stephan Telschow, Corporate Director
Dr. Kerstin Ullrich, Corporate Director



  • ADM
  • BVM 
  • DGOF
  • Ephmra
  • dgtf
  • UXQB Int. Usabilty and UX Qualification Board (three certified employees)
  • UPA Usability Professionals’ Association (a personal membership)
  • Connected Living