The Startup Ecosystem of Cuba

While Cuba’s startup scene is still young and is not ranked in the GSEI 2023, there are some notable startups that are paving the way for innovation: , Applied Fiber


While Cuba’s startup scene is still young and is not ranked in the GSEI 2023, there are some notable startups that are paving the way for innovation: , Applied Fiber.



Regional Ranking

In Caribbean

Global Ranking



Cuba Top Startup Industries

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Energy & Environment
1 startups

1 startups

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1 startups

1 startups

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Ecommerce & Retail
1 startups

1 startups

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Cuba Ecosystem Health Check

The health check tables allow you to look at the performance Cuba has in each of the parameters that are part of StartupBlink's ranking algorithm. There are five tables, corresponding to the three subscores, the subscore analysis and industry ana...

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The Startup Ecosystem in Cuba

In 2023, Cuba register a rise in Energy & Environment startups. Some of the most notable success stories in this industry are those of , Applied Fiber.

Global Rank

Cuba is ranked below the top 1000 startup ecosystems globally.

Top Industries

Cuba’s startup scene is best represented in Energy & Environment, Transportation, and in Ecommerce & and Retail.

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Notable Startups in Cuba
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Successful Energy & Environment startups in Cuba
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