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Explore Saxony's Startup Ecosystem

Welcome to Startups Saxony where we collect data about the startup ecosystem in Saxony. If you want to add your company or organization to the directory and map or like to fix existing information, please fill out our submissions forms Startups, Investors, or Infrastructure.

Startup Investors in Saxony

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Bürgschaftsbank Sachsen

Finances promising projects for SMEs, start-ups, and business successions in Saxony.

Mittelständische Beteiligungsgesellschaft

A private investment company with public funding for business start-ups, business succession, investments, innovations, and growth financing in Saxony.


Seedmatch is a pioneering platform for crowdinvesting in Germany, offering an innovative way for startups to raise capital. Founded in 2011, it allows individuals to invest small amounts in startups in exchange for equity. This democratizes the investment process, enabling startups to access a broad base of investors while giving the public a chance to invest in promising early-stage companies. Seedmatch has facilitated numerous successful funding rounds, making it a key player in the German startup ecosystem.

Smart Infrastructure Ventures

Smart Infrastructure Ventures (SIV) is a venture capital fund in Leipzig, Saxony, focusing on seed and early-stage investments in Central Germany. They invest in sectors related to smart infrastructure, including smart city, energy, proptech, e-mobility, IoT, and e-health. The fund is known for its approach of direct involvement in startups, often being their first professional investor.

Sächsische Aufbaubank - Förderbank

Central point of contact for start-up support in Saxony, offering various programs including pre-founding offers and growth development.

Technologiegründerfonds Sachsen

The Technologiegründerfonds Sachsen is a fund that provides seed/start-up capital to technology-oriented founders. The target companies are young, innovative, technology-oriented start-ups and businesses in the fields of ICT, semiconductor/micro-system technology, medical technology, life science, environmental/energy technology, and new media.