99 Rotterdam Startups to Watch in 2022

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

The last update was made on January 21, 2023.

Curated by @gonsanchezs

Rotterdam 10+ employees Fast-growing

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arGEN-X offers a platform for antibody lead choice that supports the discovery of human antibody therapeutics.

Rotterdam   101-250   $882,260,430  


Sensara is a Dutch research organization that empowers senior citizens and vulnerable people to enjoy their independence.

Rotterdam   11-50   $4,821,129  


Helloprint is Europe's fastest growing online print platform with activities in over 10 European countries.

Rotterdam   101-250   $3,329,818  

MP Objects

MPO provides a global SaaS platform for order planning and execution that leverages existing enterprise investments in software.

Rotterdam   51-100   $10,000,000  


Instantly deploy Game server matches, anytime, anywhere, with the Gameye Match API.

Rotterdam   1-10   $1,600,000  

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Lendahand is an online impact investing platform regulated in the Netherlands.

Rotterdam   11-50   $2,198,124  

Travis the Translator

Travis is the Original Creators of Pocket Translators. Understand the World. NEW : Travis Travel, Travis Business, Travis Touch

Rotterdam   11-50   $1,859,977  


InvoiceSharing is a Free Electronic Invoice Distribution Platform.

Rotterdam   11-50   $1,520,284  


Vakanties.nl is a travel and vacation rental search and booking engine.

Rotterdam   1-10   $5,571,154  

CX Company

CX Company is an enterprise conversation platform supporting chatbots, AI and self-service solutions on websites, apps and social media.

Rotterdam   101-250   $4,387,889  


A browser for Multitaskers.

Rotterdam   1-10   $193,104  


Tiledmedia delivers software for unparalleled high quality 360ᵒ video and VR streaming for today’s networks and devices

Rotterdam   1-10   $1,690,583  


Easygenerator is an easy-to-use on-line learning course creation platform.

Rotterdam   11-50   $500,000  


OceanOps is a SaaS platform that enables its users to mitigate delays to their ocean freight through dynamic re-routing

Rotterdam   1-10   $116,926  


Employee engagement platform for retail, restaurant and hotel chains

Rotterdam   1-10   $1,831,389  


A platform to find inspiring locals who speak your language, share same values and happy to show you around and arrange whole your trip

Rotterdam   1-10   $120,000  


HousingAnywhere is the world’s largest rental accommodation platform for mid-term stays. Rent rooms, apartments, and stay for months.

Rotterdam   51-100   $13,610,673  

Eden Advanced Technologies

We created an autonomous farm which can grow delicious products anywhere, anytime.No soil, sun or pesticides.

Rotterdam   1-10   $62,055  

RanMarine Technology

RanMarine Technology is a drone technology company from The Netherlands.

Rotterdam   1-10   $89,363  


We want to free people from out-dated banking by empowering people with simple and smart financial tools.

Rotterdam   1-10   $448,623  

Agility Scales

Crowdsourced Business Agility: a platform for peer-to-peer guides making jobs better and easier. The Spotify of Processes. The Waze of Work.

Rotterdam   1-10   $1,361,857  


KPN is the leading Telecommunication and IT company in the Netherlands.

Rotterdam   10001    

Tiamet Technologies

Tiamet 3D have developed a revolutionary method for creating 3D printing materials.

Rotterdam   1-10   $376,190  


Kien offers a smart and wire free sound system that enables its users to stream and listen to audio through any device.

Rotterdam   1-10   $1,006,286  


Your digital forwarder for moving freight globally. By web-based dashboards companies manage and analyze their supply-chains in real-time.

Rotterdam   11-50   $1,975,356  


Influentials is a Influencer Marketing Software .

Rotterdam   1-10   $197,511  


The Notificare Mobile Marketing Platform lets you reach out, interact and gain insights from your mobile users.

Rotterdam   11-50   $223,662  


Invi Bracelet offers a nonviolent form of self-defense. This wearable can be activated whenever needed and a foul smell is released.

Rotterdam   1-10   $83,304  

Allero Therapeutics

Allero Therapeutics is a biopharmaceutical company.

Rotterdam     $82,941  

Hunter Douglas

Hunter Douglas is the market leader in window coverings and a major manufacturer of architectural products.

Rotterdam   10001    


VONQ provides easy & effective recruitment marketing technology for smart recruitment teams.

Rotterdam   51-100    


MetrixLab provides consumer insights that drive smarter business decisions.

Rotterdam   251-500   $83,000,000  


Redefining service for a new era of customers who want total flexibility requires rethinking logistics.

Rotterdam   1-10   $20,328  

Sana Commerce

Sana delivers B2B e-commerce solutions for Microsoft Dynamics and SAP that help wholesalers, distributors and manufacturers to grow online.

Rotterdam   251-500    


Anywhere365 for Skype for Business/Lync gives you an unfair advantage. Rethink what’s possible for your business communications.

Rotterdam   51-100    

Da Vinci Laboratory Solutions

Da Vinci Laboratory Solutions provides high-performance solutions in analytical instrumentation for GC, LC, and MS.

Rotterdam   11-50   $1,782,403  


SurGuide is a medical devices company.

Rotterdam   1-10   $80,864  


The Bufferblock is a solution for stormwater drainage and buffering in the urban area.

Rotterdam   1-10   $81,868  


Coolblue is a fast growing e-commerce company with 9 physical stores in the Netherlands and Belgium.

Rotterdam   1001-5000    


Mopinion offers customer feedback analytics software for websites and apps.

Rotterdam   11-50    


Optimal.ag applies reinforcement learning to solve valuable decision-making problems in highly uncertain environments.

Rotterdam   1-10    

Rainmaker Worldwide

Rainmaker Worldwide develops aself-sustainable technology that produces clean water.

Rotterdam     $56,064  


Jedlix is a smart charging of electric vehicles software Company.

Rotterdam   11-50    


Treeway accelerates ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) therapy development.

Rotterdam   1-10   $55,997  


Refresco is an independent bottler of beverages for retailers and A-brands.

Rotterdam   1001-5000    


Leapest is an online B2B marketplace for the training industry.

Rotterdam   11-50    


Relive, a Dutch technology company, develops a mobile app for creating 3D animated video stories.

Rotterdam   1-10    

Good Shepherd Entertainment

Good Shepherd is a crowdfunding platform for publishing video games from independent artists worldwide.

Rotterdam   1-10    


Shipright allows you to track all user requests in one place to inform product decisions.

Rotterdam   1-10    


AbcdeSIM is an online simulated emergency department with virtual patients.

Rotterdam     $59,055  


SkelEx develops custom exoskeleton solutions for large scale manufacturing companies.

Rotterdam   1-10    

Sense Labs

Sense Labs helps make your applications smarter, by adding context-awareness through realtime sensor data.

Rotterdam   1-10    


ArvanCloud is a Cloud Services Provider, offering CDN, Cloud DNS, Cloud Security, Cloud Compute, VoD Platform, Live Streaming & Video Ads.

Rotterdam   1-10    

The Yuki Company

Smart Accounting software and services in the cloud based on document recognition for Accounting firms and SME

Rotterdam   51-100    

HaasOnline Software

HaasOnline is dedicated to providing an advanced cryptocurrency trading platform, capable of fully automating trades with trade bots.

Rotterdam   11-50    


Marketplace for crypto airdrops - tokenized freebies used for user acquisition strategy

Rotterdam   1-10    


Declaree simplifies the expense management process. Using mobile apps and an online web application,.

Rotterdam   11-50    


World's 1st Smart Voice Speaker as a Hub, for Decentralized Music & Commerce

Rotterdam   1-10    


IMCD is a leading company in sales, marketing and distribution of speciality chemicals and food ingredients.

Rotterdam   1001-5000    


SpeakSee offers a microphone based system which can transcribes what's being said in real time.

Rotterdam   1-10    


KeenCorp is a Psycho-linguistic AI Risk Control Tool.

Rotterdam   11-50    


Premium online education to help HR professionals expand their skill set and keep up with the latest technologies and innovations

Rotterdam   11-50    


LiteBit.eu is an online service that is active within the cryptocurrency trade.

Rotterdam   51-100    


Recruitsos is a AI-driven talent recruitment platform.

Rotterdam   1-10    

Van Oord

Van Oord is a international contractor active in dredging and marine services.

Rotterdam   1001-5000    


Threatspan aims to help maritime and nautical enterprises become more resilient in the face of rising cyberthreats.

Rotterdam   1-10    


Leadinfo identifies B2B website visitors in real time.

Rotterdam   1-10    

Parx Plastics

Parx Plastics developed an innovative patented technology to create ANTIMICROBIAL plastics by making use of a bodies own trace element.

Rotterdam   11-50    

Ortec Finance

Ortec Finance is a global provider of technology and advisory services for risk and return management.

Rotterdam   251-500    


HES International is one of largest independent terminal operators in dry and liquid bulk products.


Green Wheels

Greenwheels is the largest carsharing corporation in the Netherlands and also operates in Germany.

Rotterdam   11-50    


Discovered believe that people will improve their lives through business if they can.

Rotterdam   1-10    


Restoranto is a digital menu that can be used to book, (pre) order, and pay directly in restaurants.

Rotterdam   1-10    


ByCycling is an easy and engaging app to stimulate bike commuting for companies.

Rotterdam   1-10    


MapGage allows companies to associate field observations with maps, CAD, blueprints and sensor data for inspections, surveys and maintenance

Rotterdam   1-10    


Alpha.One helps brands achieve goals by clarifying and predicting consumer behaviour.

Rotterdam   11-50    


ITpreneurs provides training content, instructors, learning infrastructure, and services to IT training providers.

Rotterdam   51-100    


EventX is a blockchain powered event ticketing service.

Rotterdam   1-10    


SailRouter is a desktop and cloud application that helps ship owners to reduce fuel consumption by using machine feedback.


Digibites Technology

Digical is one of the most popular Android calendar application on Google Play Store.

Rotterdam   1-10    


VTTI B.V. one of the world's fastest-growing energy storage businesses.

Rotterdam   5001-10000    


Read thousands of free books and stories. Challenge yourself in writing. Join the global community of readers and writers.

Rotterdam   11-50    


Connexys is the Dutch market leader in solutions for talent sourcing, selection and retention.

Rotterdam   51-100    


TBlox is helps to the business grow and focused on business cloud, work communicate and share using their business applications.

Rotterdam   51-100    


Connectis supplies online identification infrastructures that connect organisations, sectors and countries.

Rotterdam   51-100    


Capptions provides businesses with a tool to capture data efficiently and gain more insight into their operational activities.


Dutch Drone Company

Dutch Drone Company provide Legal and safe drone inspections and innovative solutions.

Rotterdam   11-50    


INVESTOR ready makes company investor ready by optimizing the investment documents, and valuating the investment proposition.

Rotterdam   11-50    

History Search

Webpages are the new documents, History Search makes sure you can always find them back.

Rotterdam   1-10    

My Chemical Monitoring

My Chemical Monitoring allows you to monitor chemical legislations and anticipate regulatory changes.

Rotterdam   1-10    


Mempay is an online subscription platform.

Rotterdam   11-50    


Nidera offers products and services along the entire agricultural value chain, from farmer to consumer.

Rotterdam   1001-5000    


Ubiqu is specialized in developing highly secure mobile authentication tokens.


Groundwater Technology

Groundwater Technology develops, designs, and implements in-situ soil remediation.

Rotterdam   11-50    

FiberCore Europe

FiberCore Europe is a Dutch company, serving the construction and infrastructure markets with fibre-reinforced polymer solutions.

Rotterdam   11-50    


Flamingo creates personalized reports for different houses and their location.

Rotterdam   1-10    


42workspace is Rotterdam’s leading tech hub.

Rotterdam   1-10    


DizzyData focuses on accountancy and administration offices, SME companies and software companies.

Rotterdam   11-50    


VSTEP is a maritime simulation and virtual training solutions provider for all manner of critical, real-life situations.

Rotterdam   101-250    

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