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Ireland Startup Ecosystem Overview

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#15 worldwide
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#15 worldwide
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#17 worldwide

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The Ireland Startup Ecosystem is World’s Leading Innovation Hubs, ranked at number 15 globally, and shows a positive momentum 3 spots since 2021. Ireland also ranks at number 8 for startups in Western Europe.

There are 11 cities ranked in the top 1,000 in Ireland and the top ranked city in Ireland is Dublin at 46 globally. Dublin is followed by Cork at 297 and Galway at 298.

Ireland is an ideal place to locate for Education, Foodtech and Health startups. As the most popular industries in the country, there is a sample of 165 Education startups in Ireland, 100 Foodtech startups in Ireland and 74 Health startups in Ireland, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is a sample of 587 startups in Ireland, 4 accelerators in Ireland, 24 coworking spaces in Ireland, 6 organizations in Ireland and 1 leaders in Ireland.

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Cubic Telecom’s connected software and analytics solutions drive competitive advantage for global vehicle manufacturers. Read more
AMCS Group provides end-to-end software and on-vehicle technology to the recycling and waste management industry. Read more
Fenergo provides a global KYC, AML & Tax Engine. Fenergo Regulatory Compliance Management supports AML / KYC and regulatory compliance teams to solve and comply with immediate and future regulatory challenges easily and efficiently. Read more
TransferMate is a global B2B payments technology that enables companies to send & receive payments cheaper, faster, easier than ever before. Read more
Tines is an enterprise automation platform designed to help security and ops teams automate manual workloads. Read more
Brightflag is the enterprise legal management (ELM) platform for corporate legal teams. Read more
CurrencyFair is the best way to exchange currency and send funds to bank accounts worldwide. Our unique peer-to-peer system cuts out the bank margin, and results in exchange rates very close to, and sometimes even better than, the interbank midpoint (or wholesale) rate. Combine that with our very low transfer fees and the savings really add up. Foreign exchange rates on CurrencyFair are typically 3% better than bank rates, and 1-2% better than major online brokers. Visit to see our media coverage: - The Economist Names CurrencyFair As A Cheaper Way To Send Money Internationally - CurrencyFair Rated #1 For Transfers By Choice Australia - CurrencyFair Ranks No.1 In Money Transfer At - "Currency Exchange - The Fair Way" – Says The Daily Telegraph - The Independent Profile CurrencyFair As Way To Cut Currency Transfer Costs - MoneyMarket Name CurrencyFair A 'Big Hit' - The Guardian - Don't Fancy The Foreign Exchange Rate? Now You Can Set Your Own  Read more
Staycity is a serviced apartments provider. Read more
Glofox is a management software company that helps fitness entrepreneurs improve the health of people. Read more
ChannelSight enables brands to increase sales by improving the online buying process. We help brands to convert their content into new customers quickly, easily and effectively. Our brand website plugin enables consumers to find their desired product at authorised retailers and complete their purchase instantly, without competitive distraction. Benefits: - instantly increased conversions - improved customer satisfaction - better channel relationships - real-time competitor intelligence - accurate, actionable channel metrics - easy & quick to implement Over half of online prospects are lost because users can’t find the information they need to enable them to purchase. This means the customer has a poor experience, the retailer loses out on a sale, and the manufacturer fails to sell inventory. ChannelSight changes all of this. Our cloud-based crawling, analysis and fuzzy-matching solution means we can get brands & retailers up and running in days, with results visible instantly. Read more
Workvivo provides companies with an internal communications platform designed to engage and connect with employees Read more
Immedis is a specialist provider of enterprise technology solutions for global payroll and mobility tax services. Read more
AccountsIQ is a provider of a financial management software platform for mid-market SMEs with multiple subsidiaries and branches. Read more
Shaw Academy is on a mission to deliver higher education at lower cost through proprietary technology. Read more
Kitman Labs is a sports science company working to predict, manage and reduce the risk of injury within professional sports organisations. Our first product, Injury Profiler, uses groundbreaking technology in predictive analytics, scientific analysis and relevant academic research to reduce a club's rate of injury. Injury Profiler is a well researched and comprehensively designed system which has been proven to significantly reduce the injury profile of professional sports organisations. Read more
Scurri is a simple, effective and adaptable API and dashboard built to optimise your ordering, shipping and delivery Read more
Spotlight Oral Care develops, markets, and sells a comprehensive range of products for specific consumer oral care. Read more
Play – Pause – Move – Continue Any Device – Any Where – Any Time We are the developers of a new breed of true cross platform MMO games targeted at the hardcore audience who want to continue their game on the move. By True Cross Platform we mean device agnostic, players can play their game from Mobile (iOS, Android, Windows), Social Platforms (e.g. Facebook) and the browser and play against users/friends on other platforms/devices. The same game world, same account, from any device in any location. This approach to gaming gives us unrivalled retention and monetization capabilities as well as a more immersive experience for the player. It also introduces significant commercial benefits, from making us faster to market, reducing our exposure to platforms and allowing us to acquire users on the cheaper platform and more them to the highest performing. Our vision is to become a world leading MMO developer, entertaining millions of players every day. Read more
Ekco is an innovator in cloud solutions helping drive productivity and scalability. Read more
Profitero is the eCommerce performance analytics platform of choice for leading brands around the world. Read more
Jobbio allows companies to showcase themselves and post all of their job opportunities in one place for free. Jobbio then amplifies these opportunities across its distribution network, which is the largest in the world. Talent can then engage with companies and apply for these opportunities using rich and dynamic live profiles that create a single access point to a fast evolving marketplace of +3500 companies. Read more
MicksGarage is an online retailer or car parts and accessories. Read more
Fonoa is an API-first company that automates tax obligations of internet companies. Read more
We help brands connect with customers in targeted and strategic ways,while streamlining delivery and increasing engagement and retention. Read more
Everyone should be able to own their financial future. MyWallSt is here to guide and support you in your investing life. Read more
Fueling Growth Efficiency for Global Businesses Read more
Avvio is a leading hotel technology provider, helping accommodation providers to increase direct website revenue. Read more
The company has developed and patented a platform technology with applications in vessel closure. Its first product is a fully absorbable implant and delivery system, designed specifically to close large (up to 24F) arteriotomies. Read more
A privately owned financial services Group. Read more
Big Red Cloud is a full service solution for enterprise and small business accounting. Read more
Bizimply is a cloud solution that allows managers consolidate all their day to day management reporting in one place and lets owners see all their businesses activity on one dashboard. Bizimply is ideal for restaurants, bars and retail businesses. Whether you have one store or run a multi site business, Bizimply will fundamentally change the way you manage. Read more
Business Software for Fitness Founders Read more
SaaS, Contingent Workforce, HR Technology Read more
CeADAR is an applied data analytics research lab Read more
NewsWhip tracks the social distribution of news. We repeatedly check sharing scores for each article we track to rank them by the rate at which they're spreading. Our pro product, Spike, offers media professionals a more granular look at our data and keyword search. Read more
Strong Roots provide plant-based, environmentally responsible, positive food choices, for everyone, for now. Read more
Evervault is a data security solution provider. Read more
Arralis has developed world-leading expertise in radio frequency, micro and millimetre-wave technology. Our products, which are the ultimate in precision and innovation, are used in both global and space environments where accuracy and reliability are critical. We also create partnerships with other leading technology providers to build bespoke high performance, cutting-edge solutions. We provide added value through advanced, research and innovation aligning our solutions with our client’s strategic objectives. From MMIC & Modules to Systems and Capability, Arralis provide the Invisible Edge to some of the world’s largest aerospace and security companies. Read more
Manna provides drone delivery as a service stack to restaurant chains, dark kitchens, and online food delivery platforms Read more
Altada is a AI data compliance startup. Read more
VideoElephant offers ready-to-monetize video content solutions to advertising technology providers, publishers, and advertisers. Read more
SynergySuite is an international provider of award winning, cloud-based enterprise back office software to leading global restaurant chains. Read more
Buymie is an Ireland-based same-day grocery delivery company. Read more
OnePageCRM is a cloud-based sales CRM for small and micro business. By applying GTD to sales, we've created a unique action-based system to nudge each sale forward to success. It's a known fact that sales actions generate sales: meeting, calling, emailing, presenting, estimates, follow up etc. OnePageCRM is 100% about sales actions. Read more
SpaceOS is the most beautiful and easy to use tenant experience and management software on the market. Read more
SwiftComply helps water authorities protect human health and the environment Read more
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