London / United Kingdom
London is Europe’s top start-up ecosystem, providing a vibrant, active and supportive investor community combined with proven success at developing leading edge technologies. A world-class destination for entrepreneurs, far-sighted corporates and global capital, London is an ideal place to scout for start-ups and successful ‘scale-ups’.
Essen / Germany
Essen is home to innogy SE and where the Innovation Hub’s journey began.
Berlin / Germany
Berlin is the world’s capital for energy transition, with its large community of sustainable energy enthusiasts, scientists, proactive government and growing number of energy start-ups. It is also the European hub for innovative and emerging technologies including the Internet of Things, AI, machine learning and blockchain and we play an active role in their development.
Tel Aviv / Israel
As part of the ‘start-up nation’ and with more start-ups per capita than any other country, Tel Aviv is one of the most highly developed start-up ecosystems in the world. Taking a lead in the areas of cybersecurity, AI, and Big Data, as well as home to a rapidly growing PropTech sector, we see huge opportunities in this thriving ecosystem for innovation and deep technology.
Palo Alto / Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley is the world’s leading technology start-up ecosystem leading the way in areas such as Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Analytics. It has produced more unicorns than anywhere else and provides unparalleled access to talent, capital, investors and mentors. With its thriving start-up culture, it was the obvious choice for our first location outside of Germany and we’ve established a significant presence building strong relationships, including our partnership with the Singularity University.
Warsaw / Central East Europe
Warsaw is one of the fastest-growing tech start-up ecosystems in the world. With a highly educated population in science, mathematics and computer science and lower costs of living than other start-up capitals, it is an attractive proposition for founders and entrepreneurs with game-changing ideas. Our local presence and expertise helps us find the brightest and best in this exciting market.