30 Design Startups in Germany to Watch in 2020

Germany's Design sector is booming. This year’s list of the best 30 Germany Design startups is an eclectic mix of hyper-growth scaleups, small creative startups and everything in between.

The last update was made on January 24, 2023.

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Wunder Mobility is a tech platform that enables companies and cities worldwide to provide clean, convenient, and accessible mobility.

Hamburg   101-250   $70,000,000  


Westwing engages in the home and living e-commerce business and offers home decor products.

Munich   1001-5000   $237,498,237  


combyne is a social tool for combining clothing. Our vision is to digitize the usage of fashion.

Munich   11-50   $4,531,860  


Outfittery provides an online personal shopping service for men.

Berlin   251-500   $59,817,542  

Twenty Billion Neurons

Twenty Billion Neurons is a common sense A.I. company that builds intelligent avatars that can see and interact with you in a humanlike way.

Berlin   11-50   $12,500,000  


Celonis, the market leader in AI-enhanced Process Mining and Process Excellence software, transforms data into insight and action.

Munich   501-1000   $77,500,000  


dashdash is a platform that allows users to create applications using only spreadsheet skills.

Berlin   11-50   $9,000,000  


door2door is a global technology provider of turnkey, on-demand mobility solutions for cities and their local mobility operators.

Berlin   101-250   $26,700,000  


quantilope is an Agile Insights platform transforming the speed, complexity, and quality that hinders traditional market research.

Hamburg   101-250   $12,000,000  


eZelleron focuses on the development of portable power supply, including accumulator systems and batteries.

Dresden   11-50   $33,508,958  


UNOWN is an e-commerce website that lets women lease sustainable premium fashion.

Hamburg   1-10   $54,677  


ROOMHERO is online interior designer for Residential real estate.

Frankfurt   11-50   $53,400  


LANXESS is a specialty chemicals company.

Cologne   10001    


Technology and service provider for crowd fincancing solutions.

Dresden   43840   $30,509  

QPM Quality Personnel Management

QPM is an HR Startup from Germany, which focuses on developing innovative HR-products and evidence-based solutions for the HR function.

Düsseldorf   1-10   $81,868  


Germany‘s first blockchain-based residential real estate investment platform.

Hamburg   11-50    


retest is a software startup that uses the revolutionary testing paradigm Difference Testing and AI to create innovative testing solutions.

Karlsruhe   11-50    

Neuro Flash

Neuro Flash – Marketing Solutions using Neuropsychology and Big Data they go beyond conventional marketing studies.

Hamburg   11-50    


Sevenload is a global social media platform that provides photos, videos, interactive show formats, and user generated content.

Cologne   51-100   $38,784,704  


Cedalo empowers non-programmers, to create and orchestrate data streams, microservices, and the digital industry.


2iQ Research

2iQ is the leading Insider Transaction data provider with a global coverage of 60,000+ stocks.

Frankfurt   51-100    


Reportix develops data-management solutions that help digitize, access, and automate highly flexibly structured documents.

Mannheim   43840    


Athion provides energy management solutions using SaaS approach for real-time analysis and optimization of complex energy systems.

Cologne   11-50    


FoodTracks is a software solution that tracks and predicts selling trends for businesses in the food industry.

Münster   43840    


digital self coaching for all employees - the next evolution in business coaching

Karlsruhe   43840    

Race Result

Race Result AG is providing a complete race management and race timing solution for any type of active sports event.

Karlsruhe   11-50    


Bitfactory provides high quality development services for Web, iOS and Android

Stuttgart   11-50    


Wingcrew is an aviation network that connects pilots and companies.


Nanotech Digital

Nanotech Digital develops graphene technology and graphene applications.

Dresden   43840    

Materna TMT

Materna TMT offer solutions that make learners fun and make it easier for suppliers to work.


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