92 Düsseldorf Startups to Watch in 2020

Düsseldorf's tech sector is booming. This year’s list of the best 92 Düsseldorf tech startups is an eclectic mix of hyper-growth scaleups, small creative startups and everything in between.

The last update was made on September 09, 2020.

Curated by @gonsanchezs

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Ascent

Ascent Clinical Research Solutions helps pharmaceutical companies.

Düsseldorf   11-50    

trivago

trivago is an online hotel search platform that compares prices from various hotels on booking sites worldwide.

Düsseldorf   1001-5000   $54,997,173  

Uniper

Uniper is an international energy company with about 11,000 emplyees.

Düsseldorf   10001   $4,500,000,000  

COMPEON

COMPEON is the product and vendor-independent full-service provider for SME financing.

Düsseldorf   51-100   $16,918,030  

Springlane

Springlane is a food content website that develops and markets products under four differentiated brands.

Düsseldorf   51-100   $11,176,531  

aifora

aifora offers powerful SaaS solutions for more accurate and targeted pricing, promotions and merchandise flow for brands and retailers.

Düsseldorf   11-50   $3,430,547  

Metalshub

Metalshub provides a digital marketplace for metals and ferroalloys to promote a more efficient and liquid physical market.

Düsseldorf   11-50   $3,429,825  

Geld-für-Flug

Geld-für-Flug is a legal-tech startup that helps travelers claim their rightful reimbursements.

Düsseldorf     $30,810,488  

Auxmoney

Auxmoney is an online peer-to-peer loan marketplace.

Düsseldorf   251-500   $1,973,609,428  

helpcheck

helpcheck is a legal tech company from Dusseldorf.

Düsseldorf   11-50   $12,539,885  

weekend.com

weekend.com is a travel app exclusively focused on weekend getaways, meta searching and combining best flight and hotels deals.

Düsseldorf   11-50   $6,175,744  

Volunteer World

Volunteer World is the leading comparison platform that connects international volunteers and NGOs on a global scale.

Düsseldorf   11-50   $705,121  

ENTRADE Energiesysteme

ENTRADE Energiesysteme designs, manufactures & operates innovative biomass energy power plants generating electricity, heating, and cooling.

Düsseldorf   51-100   $2,000,000  

Network Insight

Network Insight provides social media network analysis for vast applications, from marketing over product development to customer care.

Düsseldorf   1-10   $192,000  

Fashionette

Fashionette is an online retailer for handbags, evening gowns, jewelry and sun glasses.

Düsseldorf   101-250   $2,023,876  

Henkel

Henkel is a chemical and consumer goods company.

Düsseldorf   10001    

ProtectPax

Innovative display protection for all glass surfaces like smartphones, tablets, glasses, etc.

Düsseldorf     $117,473  

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  

DABBEL - Automation Intelligence

DABBEL is an Ai Building Management System (Ai-BMS) with the ability to self-manage building control systems.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Video & TV Cast

The #1 app for iOS+Android to watch online videos on big screen TVs.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

EasyPark

The fastest and easiest way to find parking and manage parking in over 1000 European cities.

Düsseldorf   51-100    

JustSpices

Just Spices is one of the leading e-commerce spice companies in Europe. A leading consumer brand on all social media channels.

Düsseldorf   51-100    

METRO GROUP

METRO GROUP is a Germany-based holding company and international retailing company.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Ciosk

Ciosk provides home delivery services for convenience products.

Düsseldorf     $79,922  

codecentric

codecentric AG is an information technology company that focuses on software development.

Düsseldorf   251-500    

RightNow

RightNow revolutionizes peoples’ access to justice by reimbursing consumer claims within 24 hours, thus providing “justice-as-a-service”.

Düsseldorf      

Peakwork

Peakwork is the software specialist for the travel industry.

Düsseldorf   251-500    

MELKANA

A web and app that enables users to experience real estate using next-generation Virtual-Reality (360° virtual tours) technology.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Nexible

Nexible is as little insurance as necessary, and as fair and fascinating as possible.

Düsseldorf   11-50    

VAT4U

VAT4U automates your Value-Added-Tax recovery. VAT4U is Europe’s first automated VAT refund platform.

Düsseldorf   11-50    

insurninja

Insurninja offers the first gaming-insurance. Providing tailor-made services for gamers, esport-organisations and streamers.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Gerresheimer Glas

Gerresheimer Glas is a pharma and healthcare producer providing packing products made from plastic and glass.

Düsseldorf   10001    

Livello

Livello offers an innovative catering service in the form of a smart kiosk.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Vathos Robotics

Vathos is a start-up company specializing in computer vision and machine learning for applications in robotics/factory automation.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Dear Reality

German technology start-up specialized in 3D audio software and Virtual Acoustics.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

atraveo TUI

TUIvillas.com is TUI's international vacation rental portal serving travellers and rental owners in Europe and elsewhere

Düsseldorf   101-250    

E-Plus Mobilfunk

E-Plus provides mobile telecommunications and data services in Germany.

Düsseldorf   1001-5000    

mVISE

mVISE AG uniquely combines IT expertise with mobile business solutions.

Düsseldorf   101-250    

Exactag

Exactag is a marketing attribution technology company which transforms the way marketers evaluate, measure.

Düsseldorf      

Douglas

Douglas is premium beauty retailer in the European beauty industry.

Düsseldorf   10001    

Kauz

Kauz answers the questions of your customers around the clock.

Düsseldorf      

NEOSTARTER

NEOSTARTER digitizes the startup process. With that we help the global startup ecosystem to save time and money.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

net mobile

net mobile AG is a provider of payment solutions and mobile value added services.

Düsseldorf   101-250    

Kautionsfrei

Kautionsfrei Rent without deposit! The Deposit Guarantee saves you the deposit.

Düsseldorf   11-50    

IOX

IOX develops rapid prototypes for IoT applications, enabling companies to accelerate Innovation.

Düsseldorf   11-50    

HOSPITALITY.digital

HOSPITALITY.digital was established in 2015 and actively contributes to the digitisation of the hospitality industry.

Düsseldorf   101-250    

sipgate

Sipgate is a phone and internet service provider for individuals and businesses.

Düsseldorf   101-250    

Metronom

Metronom is using advanced analytics to learn from the massive datasets gathered during their everyday work.

Düsseldorf      

SituatiVe

SituatiVe offers event based insurance granting consumers hassle free and digital risk transfer at the point of demand.

Düsseldorf      

Talention

Talention is a recruitment marketing company.

Düsseldorf   11-50    

Financery

Financery is an investment application with a goal-driven tailored financial portfolio using globally diversified ETFs.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

identity Trust Management

Identity specialized in providing legally and data protection act compliant identification services of natural persons and legal entities.

Düsseldorf   11-50    

CECONOMY

CECONOMY AG is the leading European platform for companies, concepts and brands in the field of consumer electronics.

Düsseldorf   10001    

Lang & Schwarz

The Lang & Schwarz Trade Center is considered the leading platform for OTC trading in Germany.

Düsseldorf      

Hidden Founders

A mashup of dev skills and startup experience in an accelerated, bootstrap-friendly leasing package.

Düsseldorf   11-50    

Smile Me Up

Smile Me Up offer clear teeth straightening solutions at insane prices through professionals.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

ELEMENTS

ELEMENTS provides exceptionally intuitive high-performance hardware and software solutions.

Düsseldorf      

Vegshelf

B2B Platform for Plant-based Food products.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

MEDULIFE

MEDULIFE develops and operate highly scalable disease management software based on current medical and technical expertise.

Düsseldorf      

EASYCHARGE.me

EASYCHARGE.me designs and produces innovative charging station for Electric Cars.

Düsseldorf      

Weltenmacher

Weltenmacher provides virtual and augmented reality solutions.

Düsseldorf      

Aconno

Develop smart and connected IoT and Industry 4.0 devices with aconno’s toolkit – we help you from rapid prototypes to mass production.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Matching Box

Matching box analyzes candidates personality and finds the job that really suits.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

AppSichern

AppSichern is a portal that offers short-term insurance online and tailored to specific situations.

Düsseldorf      

tooqan

tooqan is a SaaS solution for improving company meetings.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

iHealtho

iHealtho offers personalized healthcare insurance solutions.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Apelby Communications

Apelby Communications is global telecommunications provider of international voice, data, messaging and outsourcing services.

Düsseldorf   51-100    

Preis24

preis24 is an internet-based price comparison website that offers information about electronics, smartphones, and many other products.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Present4D

Present4D is a specialist developer of virtual reality software with many years of experience in the project and consulting business.

Düsseldorf   11-50    

KiteBnB

KiteBnB is a community marketplace dedicated to creating authentic travel experiences for kitesurfers.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Euroweb

Euroweb specializes in websites, online marketing and image films especially for small and medium-sized companies from all sectors.

Düsseldorf      

SoJ

SoJ is all-in-one app to find new gamers to play with and chat with your friends.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Compiricus

COMPIRICUS is software provider and consultant partner special­ized in finance, as well as treasury, asset, and risk management.

Düsseldorf      

Wirtschafts Woche

Wirtschafts Woche is a business magazine that features the latest economic, industrial, and technological news from around the world.

Düsseldorf   51-100    

digihub

digihub is a matchmaker and accelerator for SMEs, startups, universities and corporations.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

BESPACED

BESPACED is a digital portal for private and commercial short-term event locations.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Debao Babyshop

Debao gives Chinese parents access to German and European authentic, high quality products of the mom and child category.

Düsseldorf      

SES RFID Solutions

SES is one of the world’s leading suppliers of RFID solutions.

Düsseldorf      

Uman

Developer and provider of an open and comprehensive platform of network-independent software packages.

Düsseldorf      

Dr. Z

Dr. Z is an association of independent dentists with currently twenty dental practices and dental centers nationwide.

Düsseldorf      

Bet-at-home

Bet-at-home.com AG is a European online gambling and sports betting company.

Düsseldorf   101-250    

Valida

International corporate finance and strategic consulting firm.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Inmersys

Inmersys emerges as one of the first initiatives to deepen the development of applications for business needs.

Düsseldorf   11-50    

PlanSo

Business Software as a Service for marketing automation, lead generation and electronic resource planning

Düsseldorf   11-50    

Ranger Marketing & Vertriebs

Ranger Marketing & Vertriebs is an European company for personal customer advice.

Düsseldorf      

schnupperkurs.de

Schnupperkurs.de allows users to easily request a trial or entry-level offer at any sports providers.

Düsseldorf      

Trusted-References

Trusted-References is a reference marketing and integrated reference management platform for service companies and freelancers.

Düsseldorf      

Exceet Secure Solutions

Exceet Secure Solutions is your experienced specialist for Internet of Things (IoT), Heath Telematics, electronic signatures.

Düsseldorf      

Botoni

Botoni develops innovative multi-channel chatbot solutions and effective messenger marketing campaigns.

Düsseldorf   1-10    

Excellence

EXCELLENCE AG is a stock corporation that develops connections between customers, projects, and candidates.

Düsseldorf   501-1000    

ARENSIA

ARENSIA Exploratory Medicine is a German clinical research company with head offices in Düsseldorf.

Düsseldorf   101-250    

Muvon

Muvon We bundle solutions that enable clean and economic mobility as well as energy supply at a point of contact.

Düsseldorf      

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