121 The Netherlands Startups to Watch in 2020

The Netherlands's tech sector is booming. This year’s list of the best 121 The Netherlands tech startups is an eclectic mix of hyper-growth scaleups, small creative startups and everything in between.

The last update was made on September 11, 2020.

Curated by @gonsanchezs

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MessageBird

MessageBird is a cloud communications platform that connects enterprises to their global customers.

Amsterdam   101-250   $60,120,000  

Picnic

Picnic is a new online supermarket, that delivers groceries for the lowest price to people’s home, without delivery costs.

Amsterdam   251-500   $108,163,885  

Tiqets

Tiqets is a ticketing platform where visitors can find, buy, and use tickets for museums and attractions.

Amsterdam   101-250   $105,450,000  

Bitfury

Bitfury is the leading full service bitcoin and blockchain technology company.

Amsterdam   501-1000   $170,000,000  

bunq

bunq is the Bank of The Free. A totally independent bank that makes life easy.

Amsterdam   101-250   $52,127,814  

ROBIN

E-Commerce customer service softwareplus expert coaching for a fixed monthy price for ambitious e-commerce & retail brands

Arnhem   51-100    

Fastned

Fastned is building a nationwide network of fast charging stations in the Netherlands, the largest fast charging network in the world.

Amsterdam   11-50   $45,829,343  

Etergo

Etergo is the innovative electric mobility company, with a goal of making petrol transportation a thing of the past.

Amsterdam   51-100   $18,463,247  

Takeaway

Takeaway.com is an online food delivery marketplace in Continental Europe and Vietnam.

Amsterdam   1001-5000   $890,974,082  

dott

Dott offers dock-less, shared electrical scooters, and bikes as alternatives for short-distance travel.

Amsterdam   51-100   $56,616,989  

Sketch

Sketch is the definitive tool for digital design, empowering designers to share and collaborate on their designs.

The Hague   11-50   $20,000,000  

BUX

BUX makes it easy and affordable for people to engage in the financial markets through mobile platforms.

Amsterdam   101-250   $35,288,921  

Fairphone

Fairphone makes the world's first fairly designed and produced smartphone.

Amsterdam   11-50   $40,675,645  

Framer

Framer is a tool to design interactive high-fidelity prototypes for iOS, Android, desktop, or the web.

Amsterdam   51-100   $33,000,000  

WeTransfer

WeTransfer offers a way to send files around the world through its platform.

Amsterdam   101-250   $63,785,246  

Bynder

Bynder is award-winning marketing software that allows brands to easily create, find and use content, such as documents and videos.

Amsterdam   101-250   $22,200,000  

Bidroom

Bidroom is the world’s first no-commission hotel booking platform with 5-25% lower room prices as compared to other booking websites

Amsterdam   51-100   $24,228,252  

3D Hubs

3D Hubs makes manufacturing easy from prototyping to production.

Amsterdam   51-100   $29,499,998  

VANMOOF

VanMoof is a team of riders, designers, dreamers, and doers help you to get around your city faster.

Amsterdam   101-250   $7,556,407  

Catawiki

Catawiki is the number one online catalogue and auction house for collectibles.

Amsterdam   251-500   $94,778,981  

EclecticIQ

EclecticIQ is a global provider of Cyber Threat Intelligence technology solutions and Fusion Center operator.

Amsterdam   51-100   $23,850,413  

Adyen

Adyen offers Adyen platform that integrates gateway, risk management, processing, acquiring, and settlement of payments.

Amsterdam   501-1000   $266,000,000  

Medal

Medal is watch endless gaming highlights with the tap of a finger.

Amsterdam   11-50   $12,500,000  

Office App

Office App is an advanced engagement platform for professionals in offices.

Amsterdam   11-50   $4,835,992  

Virtuagym

An online fitness platform for consumers & professionals in the health industry

Amsterdam   101-250   $10,244,623  

Pyramid Analytics

Pyramid Analytics provides trusted insights for every employee across your organization with enterprise-level business analytics software.

Amsterdam   101-250   $41,500,000  

Hiber

Global and affordable IoT connectivity via Hiberband, industry leader in the next generation IoT core infrastructure.

Amsterdam   11-50   $14,492,914  

SkinVision

SkinVision is a mobile app that allows you to understand your risk factors for skin cancer and keep track of your moles.

Amsterdam   11-50   $12,180,225  

Crisp

Crisp is an app-only supermarket focused on ultra-fresh food

Amsterdam   11-50   $9,022,885  

Polarsteps

Polarsteps helps you to plan, track and remember your journeys.

Amsterdam   11-50   $5,255,240  

ZIVVER

ZIVVER is a solution that secures e-mail, chat, or file transfer to prevent data leaks in the exchange of sensitive information.

Amsterdam   51-100   $15,214,410  

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  

Aidence

Aidence is improving healthcare using Computer-Aided Diagnostics.

Amsterdam   11-50   $13,991,955  

Surfly

Surfly provides web-sharing solutions that enable a user to share a browser session with a remote peer without any local software or plugin.

Amsterdam   1-10   $1,625,731  

Otrium

The full-service marketplace enabling fashion brands to open an outlet store with zero effort and all the benefits.

Amsterdam   1-10   $9,644,928  

Agendia

Agendia provides molecular diagnostics and personalized treatment plans for cancer patients.

Amsterdam   51-100   $182,340,522  

Nova Lumos

Nova Lumos is a distributed utility company that offer solar power to off-grid homes and small businesses.

Amsterdam   251-500   $90,000,000  

NN Group

NN Group is an investment management company.

The Hague   127616    

CarePay

CarePay has developed a mobile health data & payment distribution platform that has the potential to fundamentally change healthcare.

Amsterdam   101-250   $45,174,362  

Connecterra

Connecterra is building an Artificial Intelligence that will grow food sustainably to feed future generations.

Amsterdam   11-50   $9,491,953  

Peerby

Peerby.com is a website and mobile app enabling consumers to borrow products by asking around in their neighborhood.

Amsterdam   11-50   $4,664,224  

Ohpen

Ohpen is a cloud-based core banking engine. Built by former retail bankers to administer retail investment and savings accounts. Ohpen liberates banks from their legacy systems and processes.

Amsterdam   101-250   $47,935,667  

EVBox

EVBox is a leading global manufacturer of electric vehicle charging stations and charging management software.

Amsterdam   251-500   $15,050  

inSided

inSided is a customer self service solution that scales support, and powers customer success for high growth companies.

Amsterdam   51-100   $6,609,734  

Digital Insurance Group

Digital Insurance Group operates as a digital insurance platform.

Amsterdam     $17,345,853  

Siilo

Siilo is a free, secure, and compliant messaging network for healthcare teams.

Amsterdam   11-50   $5,182,671  

CodeSandbox

CodeSandbox is an online code editing tool for web applications built for engineers, designers and teachers.

Amsterdam   1-10   $2,400,000  

OneFit

OneFit is a fitness aggregator, giving its users access to a multitude of different gyms and studios through a single monthly membership

Amsterdam   51-100   $6,031,890  

Deeptrace

The antivirus for deepfakes

Amsterdam   1-10   $56,532  

Sensara

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

Rotterdam   11-50   $4,821,129  

Kambr

Raising airline revenue performance through Software, Consultancy and Content.

Amsterdam   11-50   $4,000,000  

myTomorrows

myTomorrows is an online platform that enables its users to obtain healthcare services in the form of diagnostic tests and drugs.

Amsterdam   11-50   $22,154,866  

Usabilla

Enterprise SaaS helping clients capture visual feedback and deploy targeted surveys to increase conversion on the web, in apps and emails

Amsterdam   101-250   $1,000,000  

Shleep

First of its kind digital sleep coaching company.

Amsterdam   1-10   $1,553,622  

Lieferando

Lieferando is a mobile app that allows you to order food at restaurants online.

Amsterdam   51-100   $24,261,956  

ViriCiti

ViriCiti's cloud based monitoring tool allows the operator and authority to optimize their electric fleet operation

Amsterdam   11-50   $7,920,524  

O3b Networks

O3b Networks develops satellite-based internet backbone infrastructure solutions for fixed line, mobile and internet service operators.

The Hague   101-250   $1,891,892,352  

Bundle

Bundle is the fastest way to organize the photo mess in your camera roll into a beautiful shared photo gallery.

Amsterdam   1-10   $595,035  

Quicargo

Quicargo is an online platform that connects empty trucks to any business that needs transportation in real time.

Amsterdam   11-50   $5,087,795  

Cleeng

Cleeng: the leading SaaS solution for selling online videos, Live and On-Demand.

Amsterdam   11-50   $7,563,483  

felyx

felyx offers shared electric scooters (mopeds) as a new urban mobility concept

Amsterdam   51-100   $4,692,740  

Lift

Digital Recruitment.

The Hague   11-50   $827,206  

FlexClub

Managed marketplace for investing in asset rentals to gig workers

Amsterdam   1-10   $1,200,000  

ParkBee

ParkBee allows private car parks monetize underutilized spaces by making them bookable to the public.

Amsterdam   11-50   $8,123,197  

DEGIRO

DEGIRO provides an online broker platform for all types of investors, clients trade with incredibly low fees on markets worldwide.

Amsterdam   101-250   $8,552,660  

Avantium Technologies

Avantium Technologies provides high-throughput R&D technologies for applications in the energy, chemicals and pharmaceutical industries.

Amsterdam   51-100   $199,790,567  

FiveDegrees

Five Degrees is a financial technology provider offering real alternative to banks and other financial institutions.

Amsterdam   51-100   $10,649,627  

Owlin

Owlin is an ambitious technology company developing real-time data analysis and cutting edge.

Amsterdam   11-50   $3,750,000  

Triposo

Triposo makes free, interactive travel guides for mobile devices.

Amsterdam   11-50   $8,310,000  

TerraPay

TerraPay is a global mobile-first payments service that allows anyone, anywhere, to send money to a mobile number instantly.

Amsterdam   11-50   $8,100,000  

Roamler

Roamler offers a flexible workforce platform for performing location-based tasks across large areas.

Amsterdam   11-50   $7,309,413  

Aito

Aito gives new meaning to intuitive and safe operation of electronic devices.

Amsterdam   11-50   $8,345,503  

Taxi2airport

TAXI2AIRPORT.COM is an online reservation and booking system for airport transfers worldwide.

Amsterdam   11-50   $3,598,697  

AdviceRobo

AdviceRobo offers psychographic and behavioural credit scoring and credit decision engines

Amsterdam   11-50   $6,351,808  

Hatch

Hatch makes brand websites shoppable, by adding retail purchase options to the product page.

Amsterdam   50-100   $3,199,146  

Hotelchamp

Hotelchamp gives hoteliers the techniques and technology to connect with their guests online and boost direct bookings.

Amsterdam   51-100   $4,674,174  

Route4Gas

R4G develops smart solutions for European natural gas market and helps clients to reduce costs for capacity bookings and gas transmissions

The Hague   11-50   $5,561,071  

Dyme

Dyme puts all of your subscriptions in one place. Manage, cancel, and switch your subscriptions from the Dyme app.

Amsterdam   11-50   $722,161  

Whatagraph

Whatagraph is a marketing performance reporting platform that automatically converts website & social media data into visual reports.

Amsterdam   11-50   $1,348,096  

Helloprint

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

Rotterdam   101-250   $3,329,818  

Reynen Court

Service Automation platform for Law Firms

Amsterdam   1-10   $6,999,000  

24sessions

The SaaS solution to meet customers face-to-face in a digital way.

Amsterdam   11-50   $1,523,330  

Unless

Unless is a predictive personalization platform for websites.

Amsterdam   1-10   $711,933  

Sensoterra

Sensoterra's wireless, IoT, low cost soil moisture probes help farmers effectively irrigate crops, save water, cut costs & increase yields

Amsterdam   1-10   $2,275,354  

30MHz

Uses wireless sensors and an analytics dashboard to help businesses turn real-time data on the physical world into actionable insights.

Amsterdam   11-50   $5,388,846  

Silk

Silk is a cloud-based application that enables users to visualize their data online by the way of interactive web pages.

Amsterdam   11-50   $3,655,900  

SEGRON

Test Automation provider that offers true End2End testing of multiple interfaces and technologies under one platform.

Amsterdam   51-100   $3,411,451  

Vamp

Vamp is a smart & stress free canary testing & releasing for modern cloud platforms.

Amsterdam   1-10   $3,533,387  

Land Life Company

Land Life Company provides E2E reforestation services..

Amsterdam   11-50   $6,603,540  

SwipeGuide

Visual User Guides.The easiest way to create an effective instruction.

Amsterdam   11-50   $1,535,060  

AliveShoes

AliveShoes lets you design, buy and sell your own footwear, completely online, in just a few minutes.

Amsterdam   11-50   $1,019,809  

Starred

Starred is a feedback SaaS that helps companies improve their recruitment process with actionable insights.

Amsterdam   11-50   $820,000  

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  

Wonderkind

Wonderkind is a fully automated job advertising platform.

Amsterdam   51-100   $2,172,198  

Tradefox

The leading business intelligence & trading platform for the global trade of scrap & recyclable commodities.

Amsterdam   1-10   $1,357,002  

Lendahand

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

Rotterdam   11-50   $2,198,124  

Lone Rooftop

Lone Rooftop develops products to optimise big office buildings for hospitality and sustainability

Amsterdam   1-10   $3,015,205  

CoolGames

CoolGames is a developer and distributor of casual online games using HTML5 technology

Amsterdam   51-100   $7,320,339  

Wercker

Wercker is a platform and tool to rapidly develop, build, and deploy containerized applications and microservices for the modern cloud.

Amsterdam   11-50   $7,900,000  

Deskbookers

Deskbookers is the one stop shop for businesses to find flexible offices and meeting spaces.

Amsterdam   11-50   $3,250,000  

Airchip

A mobile payment, ticketing and marketing platform & app for events, festivals and venues

Amsterdam   1-10   $332,338  

Cybersprint

Cybersprint helps to make the internet safer.

The Hague   11-50   $3,002,509  

SemioticLabs

Condition Monitoring service based on Machine Learning and proprietary sensors.

Amsterdam   11-50   $636,979  

Tykn

Tykn provides a blockchain-based ID platform for the socio-economic inclusion of refugees. Private and secure. Because people matter.

The Hague     $1,340,105  

EcoChain Technologies

EcoChain Technologies originated from frustration with conventional LCA methodology

Amsterdam   11-50   $2,378,599  

Talmundo

Talmundo is an online onboarding platform.

The Hague   11-50   $2,149,067  

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  

Braingineers

Combining Neuroscience & Machine Learning in an Emotion Analytics platform

Amsterdam   11-50   $1,913,620  

TRVL

TRVL is a peer-to-peer travel booking platform, where you can earn a commission on every booking, for your travel group and for others

Amsterdam   11-50   $3,700,000  

BuyBay

BuyBay revolutionizes the world of e-commerce with a complete service solution.

Amsterdam   11-50   $3,156,760  

PastBook

PastBook enables users to collect photos from social networks and develop personalized albums that can be printed.

Amsterdam   1-10   $2,741,490  

Iristrace

Mobile business controls, checklists and smart bots to simplify your processes, boost productivity and get the data to work for you.

The Hague   11-50   $1,201,039  

Camptoo

Camptoo aims to give people throughout Europe the opportunity to share the joy and freedom of camping with a motorhome or caravan.

The Hague   11-50   $724,435  

Mazarine Energy

A Tunisia-focused oil and gas exploration company

The Hague   51-100   $500,000,000  

InvoiceSharing

InvoiceSharing is a Free Electronic Invoice Distribution Platform.

Rotterdam   11-50   $1,520,284  

Airborne

Founded in 1995 as an engineering company, Airborne is a leading design-and-build company.

The Hague   11-50   $29,351,793  

Vakanties.nl

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

Rotterdam   1-10   $5,571,154  

Finturi

Making invoice financing secure, low-cost, quick and easy using blockchain and artificial intelligence

The Hague   43840   $2,251,780  

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  

RedSocks Security

RedSocks Security is specialised in network monitoring and breach detection using applied in-house Cyber Threat Intelligence.

The Hague   11-50   $6,296,568  

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