99 Frankfurt Startups to Watch in 2020

Frankfurt's tech sector is booming. This year’s list of the best 99 Frankfurt tech startups is an eclectic mix of hyper-growth scaleups, small creative startups and everything in between.

Last update: January 14, 2020

Frankfurt 10+ employees Fast-growing

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Clark

Clark is an insurance platform providing transparent, cheap and comprehensive insurance cover.

Frankfurt   101-250   $43,810,659  

Thinksurance

Thinksurance is a technology distribution platform for business insurance used by brokers, agents, banks and further sales channels.

Frankfurt   51-100   $19,120,586  

Arago

Arago is a leading artificial intelligence company that helps businesses automate their IT processes through intelligent automation.

Frankfurt   101-250   $55,000,000  

Arabesque

Arabesque S-Ray is a data tool that quantitatively assesses the sustainability of the world's largest companies.

Frankfurt   11-50   $20,000,000  

FinLab

FinLab is a Germany-based investment company engaged in the building of companies in the financial services technologies.

Frankfurt   11-50   $12,822,195  

Traxpay

Traxpay is transforming the way businesses communicate, interact, and transact across the supply chain.

Frankfurt   11-50   $19,000,000  

Finanzguru

Finanzguru is an AI based financial assistant.

Frankfurt   11-50   $6,836,974  

savedroid

savedroid exists to bring personal piggy bank savings into the modern world.

Frankfurt   11-50   $3,108,600  

Bita

Bita provides enterprise-grade indexes, data and infrastructure to institutions operating in the passive and quantitative investment spaces.

Frankfurt   11-50   $1,410,562  

Embold

Embold aims to industrialize software development services and changing the end user experience.

Frankfurt   11-50   $2,851,368  

Embold

Embold Technologies is a software technology company.

Frankfurt   11-50    

COBI

COBI is an integrated system that connects users' bike with their smartphone new riding experience.

Frankfurt   51-100   $11,701,358  

awamo

Mobile banking & business platform for microfinance

Frankfurt   51-100   $2,250,000  

Heliad

Heliad Equity Partners is an investment firm that focuses on Germanic entrepreneurs who face special situations in their businesses.

Frankfurt   11-50   $2,172,699  

Meet5

Meet5 is between dating and socializing. Meet new people in groups of 6 people.

Frankfurt   1-10   $610,000  

Covomo

Covomo is a leading portal for all niche product insurances on a mission to empower people to easily protect the things they care about.

Frankfurt   11-50   $2,502,984  

HitchHiker

Travel Software, Flight Booking Engine, XML API, SaaS, Software Development, Content Aggregation

Frankfurt   11-50    

QUASA

The First Open Blockchain Platform for Cargo Transportation

Frankfurt   11-50   $1,256,868  

CardioSecur

CardioSecur creates and sells products and services for mobile health with focus on instant cardiac monitoring.

Frankfurt     $8,632,734  

Northern Bitcoin

Northern Bitcoin has made it its mission to challenge the status quo of bitcoin mining, and to redefine it.

Frankfurt   11-50   $9,103,322  

bd4travel

Bd4travel provides IT solutions to assist firms in targeting and segmenting their customer base.

Frankfurt   11-50   $4,200,000  

USDX Wallet

USDX Wallet is a blockchain-based payment system without Banks, Borders or Fees.

Frankfurt   11-50   $1,750,000  

node.energy

node.energy builds SaaS solutions for the regulatory and commercial management of decentralized energy supply systems.

Frankfurt   1-10   $911,105  

PIPPA&JEAN

PIPPA&JEAN is a social selling community with the aim of many women's wish for a self-determined life.

Frankfurt   11-50   $4,442,415  

Giroxx

Giroxx makes international transfers simple and inexpensive - with the same security as the banks.

Frankfurt   1-10   $1,708,381  

ROOMHERO

ROOMHERO is online interior designer for Residential real estate.

Frankfurt   11-50   $53,400  

CargoSteps

CargoSteps is a platform for automated backloads in B2B logistics built on a cross company real-time track & trace solution.

Frankfurt   1-10   $290,912  

AISOMA

AISOMA is a manufacturer AI consulting in the areas of artificial intelligence and big data analytics.

Frankfurt   1-10   $58,449  

easyfolio

easyfolio is a German financial services company that enables its customers to invest in diversified portfolios.

Frankfurt   1-10   $1,097,222  

bettervest

bettervest is a crowdinvesting platform for energy efficiency projects.

Frankfurt   1-10   $63,095  

Deutsche Borse

Deutsche Borse is an exchange company providing investors, financial institutions and companies with access to global capital markets.

Frankfurt   1001-5000    

Fintura

SMEs get risk adjusted loan rate comparison (single number no ranges) in 15 min, loan approval in 72h.

Frankfurt   11-50   $1,138,412  

Vaamo

Vaamo Finanz AG provides automated investment solutions and financial advice to its clients.

Frankfurt   11-50   $3,764,235  

Emma Matratzen

One of the leading bed-in-a-box brands in Europe, which is primarily sold online in 14 markets.

Frankfurt   101-250    

Homefully

Homefully is the leading co-living startup in Europe.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung is a national German newspaper that provides news under many categories: Policy, Economy, Finances, and more.

Frankfurt   51-100    

Drooms

Leading virtual data room provider in Europe, enables fast and effective due diligence and solutions for the entire lifecycle of assets.

Frankfurt   101-250    

Ginmon

Ginmon provides fully-automated online investment services to customers in Germany and Continential Europe.

Frankfurt   11-50    

360T

360T is the leading global provider of web-based trading technology.

Frankfurt   501-1000    

Fincite

Fincite CIOS empowers Financial Service Providers with an End-to-End Investment Software

Frankfurt   51-100    

Solactive

Solactive is an Index provider focusing on tailor-made indices; developing, calculating and distributing them worldwide.

Frankfurt   101-250    

FastBill

FastBill is a pioneer in web-based finance management for small businesses.

Frankfurt   51-100    

Blockchain-HELIX

We are the Home of Digital Identity. With the platform we increase data quality, reduce operating costs and mitigate risk in KYC processes.

Frankfurt   1-10    

Billwerk

Billwerk is a software specifically for European subscription companies.

Frankfurt   11-50    

creditshelf

creditshelf has been shaping digital SME financing for years - simple, fast, innovative.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Debitos

Debitos is an online platform for trading non-performing loans and bankruptcy claims.

Frankfurt   11-50    

feelyt

Movie Search Engine - recommendations based on the user's occasion, mood & the desired movie atmosphere

Frankfurt   1-10    

Matrix42

Matrix42 delivers and manages future-ready, self-service digital workspaces that meet the needs of today’s location-independent workforce.

Frankfurt   501-1000    

Liefery

Liefery delivers shipments in more than 50 german cities within 90 minutes or at customer‘s specific moment in time.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Emma Sleep

Bag Shuttle is a company that offers an airport baggage concierge service.

Frankfurt   1-10   $55,926  

Proventa

Proventa is a consultancy and development provider in all IT areas.

Frankfurt     $54,543  

Tvarit

Tvarit is the best AI software provider for smart manufacturing, smart factories, and digital transformation.

Frankfurt      

CrowdDesk

CrowdDesk provides a SaaS technology platform that enables financial intermediaries and businesses to raise capital online.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Allnex

Allnex is a supplier of resins and additives for architectural, industrial, protective, automotive and special purpose coatings and inks.

Frankfurt   1001-5000    

ToolTime

ToolTime is a Software-as-a-Service solution that helps craftsmen tackle all administrative tasks of their business.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Corporate Finance Partners

Corporate Finance Partners is one of the leading European corporate finance advisors covering both the industrial and technology sectors.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Link11

Global Cloud DDoS Mitigation Provider. Headquarter based in Frankfurt, Germany.

Frankfurt   11-50    

FRAMEN

FRAMEN is an online community marketplace for businesses to rent, discover, and book screens around the world.

Frankfurt   1-10    

Blockwall Management

Blockwall Management is BaFin-registered blockchain venture Capital fund.

Frankfurt   1-10    

Bs & T

Bs & T is specializes in the development and production of integrated hyster loop measuring systems.

Frankfurt     $82,941  

Halder

Halder is a private equity investor specialise in management buy-outs.

Frankfurt   1-10    

Deutsche Familienversicherung

Deutsche Familienversicherung is the first digitized insurer and the only functioning Insurtech on the German market.

Frankfurt      

GIROMATCH

Giromatch offers innovative financial solutions and creates advantages for banks & B2B partners with a fully automated loan solution.

Frankfurt   11-50    

cunio

cunio is a social platform that connects tenants, landlords and service provider.

Frankfurt   11-50    

inga

inga. automates active sourcing in social media with chatbots and artificial intelligence.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Finance in Motion

Finance in Motion is an asset management firm exclusively focused on development finance.

Frankfurt      

Asuro

asuro designs a software which enables its clients to manage, track, and optimize all their insurance policies, premiums, and benefits.

Frankfurt   11-50    

SecondFloor

SecondFloor enables efficient, trusted analytics and reporting, for confident decisions and regulatory submissions.

Frankfurt   51-100    

paydirekt

Online Payment with paydirekt - as natural as your own checking account you're shopping online want, easily and securely pay.

Frankfurt   11-50    

2iQ Research

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

Frankfurt   51-100    

Compendor

Compendor helps financial institutions truly understand the regulations needed to comply with by providing easy to use decisions tools.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Casco Automotive Group

Casco Automotive Group Inc. supplies engineered data connectivity, power, charging, and sensor products.

Frankfurt   1001-5000    

Kabel Deutschland

Kabel Deutschland is the largest cable television operator in Germany.

Frankfurt   10001    

DekaBank

DekaBank is the Wertpapierhaus of the German savings banks and together with its subsidiaries, forms the Deka Group.

Frankfurt   1001-5000    

Euro Payment Group

Euro Payment Group is a service provider for electronic real-time payments with integrated risk management tools.

Frankfurt   11-50    

SlidePresenter

SlidePresenter provides a web-based solution for the simple, fast and smart production and distribution of video trainings for B2B

Frankfurt   11-50    

E-shelter

E-shelter develops and runs high availability data centers.

Frankfurt   101-250    

Meshcloud

Meshcloud is a multicloud management platform that connects different cloud platforms to a single layer of governance.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Lorenz Life Sciences Group

LORENZ Life Sciences Group has an array of Regulatory Information Management solutions geared towards industry, health authorities.

Frankfurt   101-250    

d-fine

d-fine is a consulting firm that offers consulting services that focus on financial risk management, system integration, and more.

Frankfurt   501-1000    

Yasni

Yasni is a people search engine providing an overview of a person's associated networks, pictures and other information.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Aivy

Aivy predicts proactively the customers environment and recommends situation- and user-related products.

Frankfurt   1-10    

Venios

Venios has been developing innovative software solutions.

Frankfurt   11-50    

myPension

MyPension provides germany's most modern pension plan - Strong return on ETFs, flexibility, transparent and low costs.

Frankfurt      

Cyntegrity

Cyntegrity is an innovative company that provides a specialized software tool for the risk-based monitoring (RBM).

Frankfurt   11-50    

Pactas

Recurring Billing & Subscription Management

Frankfurt   11-50    

admetrics

admetrics is a marketing intelligence platform that provides actionable insights across all channels.

Frankfurt   11-50    

SPOBI

SPOBI is a sports management app providing grassroots athletes and teams with professional tools at no cost.

Frankfurt   1-10    

United Signals

The United Signals is a German company for financial technologies and a specialist in digital asset management solutions.

Frankfurt   11-50    

Onapply

Onapply offers you job advertisements and application management software.

Frankfurt   11-50    

RegHub

RegHub is data-driven platform to reduce cost & complexity in regulatory change management and compliance through automation & collaboration

Frankfurt   1-10    

VivaNeo

VivaNeo is operates fertility clinics and reproductive medical centers.

Frankfurt   251-500    

Almatis

Almatis develops, produces, and supplies alumina products for steel production, cement production, non-ferrous metal production, ceramics.

Frankfurt   1001-5000    

SUPERKORB

SUPERKORB is a smart shopping platform for fast-moving consumer goods.

Frankfurt   1-10    

Cogia

Cogia is a provider of social media monitoring services for optimization purposes.

Frankfurt   11-50    

TrustedCars

TrustedCars extends the shopping experience of new and used cars beyond any existing channel.

Frankfurt      

Deka Immobilien

Deka Immobilien Investment is a real estate company based out of 16 Mainzer Landstraße, Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany.

Frankfurt   51-100    

Giropay

The online transfer process has become established in the German e-commerce market.

Frankfurt   1-10    

Powerpay21

powerpay21 is a Global FinTech Network that provides products and solutions for online merchants.

Frankfurt      

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