They are the new potential EU Unicorns and they are going to Silicon Valley. Fifteen scaleups from Belgium, Czech Republic, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Spain, and the UK have been selected to present at the SEC2SV European Innovation Day (EID) in Mountain View on September 21st.
Cumulatively, the 15 selected scaleups represent approximately $60 million in revenue and 1,000 employees, and they range from SaaS/Paas to nanotechnology, e-commerce, digital advertising, online recruitment, IT software, maritime industries, advanced materials, online productivity and renewable energy.
Platform.sh – PaaS – www.platform.sh
Platform.sh is a second generation Platform-as-a-Service that provides high availability cloud hosting as well as a highly innovative continuous delivery workflow.
CEO: Fred Plais
Entrade – Renewable Energy – www.entrade.de
Entrade has developed a mobile and modular Micro-Biomass Power Generator that provides decentralized heat and power supply anywhere on- or off-grid, up to 22 kW of electricity and 55 kW of thermal energy.
CEO: Julien Uhling
Graphenea – Nanotechnology – www.graphenea.com
Graphenea is a graphene materials manufacturing company that develops optimized graphene materials for industrial and research needs.
CEO: Jesus de la fuente
JobandTalent- Online Recruitment – www.jobandtalent.com/es
Jobandtalent matches professionals with the most suitable job opportunities in the market. In a Tinder-like interaction, top matching jobs are currently shown to over 6,5M users worldwide.
CEOs: Juan Urdiales and Felipe Navio
Laros – smart sensors / Maritime Industry – www.laros.gr
Laros is an innovative platform for condition monitoring based on smart sensors’ wireless technology that changes the way marine departments communicate, collaborate, and operate bringing compliance and efficiency.
CEO: Christos Giordamlis
Miradore – IT Software – www.miradore.com
Miradore is the European pioneer in managing diverse IT environments and supporting Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies. Miradore supports the entire IT lifecycle, including purchasing, installation, maintenance, replacement and retiring devices – eliminating a large share of manual work.
CEO: Marko Ruusinen
Mosaicoon – Digital advertising – mosaicoon.com
Mosaicoon is a full-stack company integrating the whole process of the online video through a technological platform: from creation to production, distribution and tracking of performance. Mosaicoon connects top brands, creatives, video makers and publishers in a “Sharing Entertainment” model.
CEO: Ugo Parodi Giusino
Realeyes – Advertising – www.realeyesit.com
Through automated facial coding, Realeyes can measure the emotional reaction of anyone online with a webcam as they watch video content, anywhere in the world.
CEO: Mihkel Jäätma
Shopgate – eCommerce- www.shopgate.com
Shopgate offers everything online retailers need to be successful in mobile. Their leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) enables online stores to easily create, maintain and optimize native apps and mobile websites for iPhone, iPad, Android Smartphones and Android Tablets.
CEO: Andrea Anderheggen
STRV – SW development- www.strv.com
STRV is a top-tier, one-stop mobile app development shop working with top-tier startups from Y-Combinator and 500Startups, among others. They have developed more than 100 mobile apps for iOS and Android. With 50+ rock star developers on their team, STRV is the preferred partner of dozens of startups, which benefit from their high-quality code, sleek designs and super fast turnaround.
CEO: David Semerad
TVTY – Advertising – www.tvty.tv
TVTY is a company specialized in moment marketing. The technology allows to synchronize your digital campaigns (video, display, search & social) with the moments that matter: TV ads, geolocalized weather conditions and sport events.
CEO: Eliott Reilhac
Versarien – Advanced Materials – www.versarien.com/
Versarien is is an IP-led advanced engineering and materials group which utilizes proprietary technology to create innovative new engineering solutions. Versaries game-changing products’ are designed to impact a broad variety of industry sectors.
CEO: Neill Ricketts