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Ecuador Startup Ecosystem Overview

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#69 worldwide
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#82 worldwide
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3 startups

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The Ecuador Startup Ecosystem is emerging innovation hub, ranked at number 87 globally, and shows a negative momentum -1 spots since 2021. Ecuador also ranks at number 7 for startups in South America.

There are 2 cities ranked in the top 1,000 in Ecuador and the top ranked city in Ecuador is Quito at 460 globally. Quito is followed by Guayaquil at 1123 and undefined at undefined.

Ecuador is an ideal place to locate for Fintech, Software and Data and Education startups. As the most popular industries in the country, there is a sample of 7 Fintech startups in Ecuador, 6 Software and Data startups in Ecuador and 3 Education startups in Ecuador, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is a sample of 28 startups in Ecuador, no accelerators in Ecuador, 6 coworking spaces in Ecuador, no organizations in Ecuador and no leaders in Ecuador.

Startups in Ecuador


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Kushki offers clients an integrated payments platform and omnichannel solutions for e-commerce, m-commerce, and physical stores. Read more
Kriptos pre-empts data leakage by enabling businesses to locate their most critical information through a sophisticated software that analyzes, classifies and labels documents automatically using Artificial Intelligence. Read more
FastFarma operates as a digital pharmacy. Read more
Platform that provides access and measures effectiveness of psychotherapeutical services online. Read more
Online payment method solution Read more provides different type of tools and products for the automated management of human talent. Read more
Contifico is an accounting service provider. It provides an accounting service with very easy and low cost services to people. Read more
We are offering a complete coverage for major online news, as well as the most complete international coverage available anywhere for both public and private organizations in Ecuador. With up to 40.000 media monitored, we want to become the leader of media monitoring first in Ecuador and then to other Latinamerican countries. Our service is unlimited, with no additional fees. Instant alerts are transmitted within seconds whenever a keyword of interest is broadcast and publish — whether it happened in New York, London, Beijing, or Qatar. Read more
We are, the first 100% integrated Ecuadorian ecommerce portal. If you are passionate about technology, the online world, innovation and want to be part of a young and ambitious team, this is the right place for you. We invite you to join our company and challenge the status-quo, using technology to impact the world around you!  Read more
Academic management platform Read more
Big Data Analytics services with open sources technologies Read more
Tales and books in 3D imaging Read more
A one-stop-shop payment platform for every car owner’s needs, a Techstars portafolio company. Read more
A fintech start-up that uses AI technology for alternative credit scoring, targeting female entrepreneurs. Read more
EHR for doctors, EPR for patients, marketplace for all healthcare providers Read more
SaaS for manufacturing and logistics companies. Provides real time data and insight on productiviy, quality, traceability and inventory. Read more
City BeBe’s website describes the company Read more
Smart Feeders for Aquaculture Read more
Kiwa provides quality, innovative snacks that are good for the environment and beneficial to everyone. Read more
SpeakLiz is an integrated communications standard designed specifically for the deaf community. Read more
Sabroso is an online platform for the order of executive lunches in Latin America, helping suppliers and consumers to eliminate inefficient processes Read more
Alternative scoring based on mobile + social data Read more
Mensajea is an AI-powered chatbot builder that integrates financial institutions and e-commerce platforms. Read more
Sale of printers and supplies and 3d printing service Read more
Precision Agriculture with drones Read more
Energetic leaf native from the Ecuadorian amazon rainforest.  Read more
Yellow Monkey is a directory & bookmarking service that visually recommends relevant and useful blogs, services or web apps we find, helping you discover new great stuff -every day- and easily find it later in your bookmarks. Think of Stumble Upon (discovering new sites) mixed with Digg (ranking of most relevant ones) and Delicious (bookmarking your favorites), but with a visual twist. Read more
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