99 Rotterdam Startups to Watch in 2020

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 November 19, 2020.

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arGEN-X

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

Rotterdam   101-250   $882,260,430  

Sensara

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

Rotterdam   11-50   $4,821,129  

Helloprint

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  

Gameye

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

Rotterdam   1-10   $1,600,000  

Lendahand

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

InvoiceSharing is a Free Electronic Invoice Distribution Platform.

Rotterdam   11-50   $1,520,284  

Vakanties.nl

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  

Stack

A browser for Multitaskers.

Rotterdam   1-10   $193,104  

Tiledmedia

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

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

Rotterdam   11-50   $500,000  

OceanOps

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  

Flex-Appeal

Employee engagement platform for retail, restaurant and hotel chains

Rotterdam   1-10   $1,831,389  

Localie

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

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  

Monyq

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

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

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  

Shypple

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

Influentials is a Influencer Marketing Software .

Rotterdam   1-10   $197,511  

Notificare

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

Rotterdam   11-50   $223,662  

Invi

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

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

Rotterdam   51-100    

MarketTools

MetrixLab provides consumer insights that drive smarter business decisions.

Rotterdam   251-500   $83,000,000  

Saddl

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

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

SurGuide is a medical devices company.

Rotterdam   1-10   $80,864  

Bufferblock

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

Rotterdam   1-10   $81,868  

Coolblue

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

Rotterdam   1001-5000    

Mopinion

Mopinion offers customer feedback analytics software for websites and apps.

Rotterdam   11-50    

Optimal.ag

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

Jedlix is a smart charging of electric vehicles software Company.

Rotterdam   11-50    

Treeway

Treeway accelerates ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) therapy development.

Rotterdam   1-10   $55,997  

Refresco

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

Rotterdam   1001-5000    

Leapest

Leapest is an online B2B marketplace for the training industry.

Rotterdam   11-50    

Relive

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

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

Rotterdam   1-10    

AbcdeSIM

AbcdeSIM is an online simulated emergency department with virtual patients.

Rotterdam     $59,055  

SkelEx

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

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    

AirdropAlert

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

Rotterdam   1-10    

Declaree

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

Rotterdam   11-50    

Volareo

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

Rotterdam   1-10    

IMCD

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

Rotterdam   1001-5000    

SpeakSee

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

Rotterdam   1-10    

KeenCorp

KeenCorp is a Psycho-linguistic AI Risk Control Tool.

Rotterdam   11-50    

AIHR

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

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

Rotterdam   51-100    

Recruitsos

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

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

Rotterdam   1-10    

Leadinfo

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

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

Rotterdam      

Green Wheels

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

Rotterdam   11-50    

Discovered

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

Rotterdam   1-10    

Restoranto

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

Rotterdam   1-10    

ByCycling

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

Rotterdam   1-10    

MapGage.com

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

Rotterdam   1-10    

Alpha.One

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

Rotterdam   11-50    

ITpreneurs

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

Rotterdam   51-100    

EventX

EventX is a blockchain powered event ticketing service.

Rotterdam   1-10    

SailRouter

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

Rotterdam      

Digibites Technology

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

Rotterdam   1-10    

VTTI B.V.

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

Rotterdam   5001-10000    

Sweek

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

Rotterdam   11-50    

Connexys

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

Rotterdam   51-100    

TBlox

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

Rotterdam   51-100    

Connectis

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

Rotterdam   51-100    

Capptions

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

Rotterdam      

Dutch Drone Company

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

Rotterdam   11-50    

INVESTOR ready

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

Mempay is an online subscription platform.

Rotterdam   11-50    

Nidera

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

Rotterdam   1001-5000    

Ubiqu

Ubiqu is specialized in developing highly secure mobile authentication tokens.

Rotterdam      

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.report

Flamingo creates personalized reports for different houses and their location.

Rotterdam   1-10    

42workspace

42workspace is Rotterdam’s leading tech hub.

Rotterdam   1-10    

DizzyData

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

Rotterdam   11-50    

VSTEP

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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