Startup Lighthouse provides support in acceleration and scaling up abroad. The initiative paves the way for European startups by organising 8 Deep Dive Weeks in 4 different ecosystems. These have connected over 1,600 different ecosystem players and culminate in the Startup Lighthouse Awards each year.
679 ecosystem builders participated in Deep Dive Weeks
12 public authorities open to working with startups
322 1:1 startup-investor meetings
1429 client, partner or investor leads
33 new products launched
42% average turnover increase
€1.5 million raised in investment so far
Here are some stand-out achievements from the companies who took part in Startup Lighthouse:
(formally Wego) receives €50k in investment.
raised an undisclosed amount in the millions in their seed round.
wins the Fifty Founders Battle at TechChill.
“Though starting micro is important, it is important thinking big as well; in fact a startupper has to have a bold vision for the future in order to know which path to follow. Startup lighthouse was perfect for Wego to implement this”
“We are looking forward to 2019, as things are moving fast in Europe there are a lot of opportunities and Startup Lighthouse opens doors to many of them.”