Which is most important in startup ideas

Business ideas from the top 50 startups of the year

At the beginning of the year, we regularly analyze all start-up competitions in Germany over the past year. Every year, thousands of start-ups apply to over 160 start-up competitions in Germany and over 700 start-ups receive awards.

On the Top 50 Start-ups page, we present those who have received particularly frequent awards, have won the most important prizes or have received an above-average amount of prize money. We present these start-ups and their innovative business models to you here.

The top 50 start-ups by 2020

Whether biotechnology, digital parking lot monitoring, tank systems for electric vehicles, the business ideas of the top 50 start-up teams are diverse in focus and industry focus. We believe that social entrepreneurship enhances medical technology, artificial intelligence and sustainable food ideas as well as innovations in the field of biotechnology. Each of the top 50 start-ups is characterized by bold visions and committed founding teams who are passionate about your idea and pull together.

Get to know the rankings of the top 50 start-ups now.

Current rankings

Find out the background to the top 50 start-ups

On the Top 50 Start-ups page, we present analyzes, facts and figures as well as interviews with successful award winners.

Author: Für-Gründer.de editors

As editor-in-chief, René Klein has been responsible for the content of the portal and all publications by Für-Gründer.de for over 10 years. He is a regular interlocutor in other media and writes numerous external specialist articles on start-up topics. Before his time as editor-in-chief and co-founder of Für-Gründer.de, he advised listed companies in the field of financial market communication.