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Athens Startup Ecosystem Overview

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#58 worldwide
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#110 worldwide
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#112 worldwide

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The Startup Ecosystem of Athens is ranked at number 153 globally, and shows a negative momentum decreasing -46 spots since 2020. Athens also ranks at number 1 in Greece, and 39 in Western Europe.

Athens is an ideal place to locate for Social & Leisure, Fintech and Transportation startups. As the most popular industries in Athens, there is a sample of 40 Social & Leisure startups in Athens, 18 Fintech startups in Athens, and 9 Transportation startups in Athens, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 96 startups in Athens, no accelerators in Athens, 1 coworking spaces in Athens, 1 organizations in Athens and no leaders in Athens.

Athens Startups

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From sourcing candidates to managing applications, Workable recruiting software provides intuitive tools to streamline your recruiting process. Read more
Viva Wallet is the safest way to make online payments, transfer money without any billing, and bill payments! Viva Wallet changes the way we pay for e-shop mobile app and stores. Pay with just one click to e-shops with a Viva Wallet payment sign, simply by signing in to your account. In addition, Viva Wallet for businesses gives you the ability to receive payments easily, quickly and safely, without having to go to the bank! Read more
We are building a website to search for and make bookings in alternative vacation lodgings (small hotels, guesthouses, BnBs, Pensions etc). We are also providing these lodgings with web and mobile tools to manage their reservations internally, through their website and through our site, so that everything is in sync in real time.  Read more
Pollfish is the only market research solution fusing modern sampling methodology with technology to provide naturally occurring responses in real-time, leading to higher quality insights, faster, and at a lower cost than traditional survey companies. Read more
Balena is a complete set of tools for building, deploying, and managing fleets of connected Linux devices. We provide infrastructure for fleet owners so they can focus on developing their applications and growing their fleets with as little friction as possible. Read more
Take a Beat and rediscover your city. Beat connects in real time thousands of passengers with nearby available drivers. Read more
Making travel easy, friendly, personal. Welcome redefines the way people travel by offering our customers the most personalized and wholesome travel experience from the moment they start planning their trip until the moment they return home. We provide travelers with the warmest, most informative and friendliest transfer from and to the airport, equip them with all the necessary products and services they will need during their trip, as well as stand by them for any information they need for the duration of their stay. Read more
We make people feel at home wherever they choose to live. Guided by people's growing desire to be mobile and appreciate comfort and finer things in life, we offer beautifully furnished and thoughtfully equipped apartments in the most vibrant cities around the globe for a month, a year or even more. Read more
Radiojar replaces the usually challenging and expensive setup of hardware, software and operations needed to run a professional internet radio station with one simple and easy to use online service. We take care of all the technical complexities, leaving you free to indulge your passion for radio. Starting an internet radio station can be a daunting task, even for the most technically savvy. It requires setting up a studio, signing up for a streaming service and connecting it to your studio setup. Organising a media library and finding and configuring a suitable radio automation system to work on it. Not forgetting coordinating and scheduling DJs and their shows. Using Radiojar, you can do all the above and more (or less, if you're already broadcasting). Read more has been committed to solving the care challenges that impact families, caregivers, employers and care service companies.  Read more
Elorus is a Fintech SaaS-based platform for cash-flow and invoicing designed for freelancers and businesses. Read more
Project Agora is helping top local publishers simplify and take the maximum out of their ad-inventory monetization. Read more
Synchronize your BnB bookings across multiple channels. Double your revenue by synchronizing your calendars across 200+ channels, with 100% success and money back guarantee. Read more
Travelmyth is the hotel search engine where you can find recommendations for the best hotels based on what you like. After collecting and analyzing massive amounts of data for hundreds of thousands of destinations, hotels and landmarks around the world, we algorithmically rank them and return the most relevant results according to your searches and present them in a comprehensive way. Through the use of advanced algorithmic technology, our mission is to provide you with the best and most personalized travel recommendations possible - just like the travel agent who listened to you and tried to help you plan memorable holidays before the internet took over. Now we have advanced technologies which allow us to supply results for much more complex searches than the most intelligent travel agent could even dream of handling. Read more
Prosperty is a revolutionary PropTech company that transforms the way the real estate market works. Read more is mobile management, monitoring and automation for servers across clouds. It provides actionable intelligence to address common issues from anywhere, using any web device. It is a freemium service with an open source component that aims to become the defacto standard for multi-cloud management. It provides a unified interface that supports the most popular public and private clouds. You can spin up new machines, tag them into groups, reboot or destroy them. You can also execute commands on any server using a shell optimized for touch screens. By enabling the premium monitoring & automation service, will start collecting usage statistics as well as custom metrics from your servers. You can configure events that trigger alerts or automated actions. So, for example, when the average load exceeds a threshold, can either notify you, execute a custom command, or launch a new server to auto-scale your application. Read more
By combining words with data, Persado breaks down digital marketing creative into six key elements and then runs experiments on thousands of potential message combinations to generate the best-performing content to speak to each customer across their entire journey. Have the confidence that your digital marketing is fully optimized for brand engagement and revenue performance. Get full creative accountability with Persado. Read more
Elio helps companies, from startups to enterprise level, to optimize the process of recruiting new partners and organizing their channel network. Elio provides the option to roll-out a unified channel program designed uniquely for a company and its market. Companies with partner programs can enter new markets or increase their existing market share through resellers. Lower the costs and time of partnerships by focusing only on high quality leads.  Read more
Our Vision is to set our high expertise and innovative thinking in the Information Intelligence field at the disposal of global Maritime Transportation in order to strengthen the security of maritime routes, minimize the impact on the environment and reduce the sea transport cost of products and people. Our Mission is the development of products that will apply the technologies of the 4th Industrial Revolution in Maritime Transportation, playing a leading role in the inevitable evolution of Maritime Sector that induces rapid technological progress in all aspects of human activity. Read more
sourceLair is a Cloud Based Integrated Development Environment aiming to change Software Development. sourceLair provides first-class development tools accessible from any device (Mobile, Desktop, Tablets) that lets developers write better software, faster than ever, anywhere and anytime. Read more
Localized multicountry game property network Read more
Earn Bitcoins by finding a better deal or by giving the right tip to someone. Read more
Cashback and coupon website in Greece and Cyprus Read more
Netvolution™ is a powerful and efficient Web Content Management system for creating, managing, maintaining and publishing content on the Web. Netvolution™ provides the basis for a plethora of Web based applications such as News Portals, E-commerce Stores, Internet, Intranet, Extranet and Mobile Applications while keeping the content management life cycle simple and efficient, resulting in a competitive advantage for your business.  Read more
Clio Muse is named after the ancient Greek Muse of history, Clio. Inspired by her, we share award-winning self-guided audio tours by top destination experts via our tour-guide app for Android and iOS. In Clio Muse app, travelers can find multiple digital themed tours inspired by the ancient and contemporary aspects of the destinations we serve. Themes can range from archaeology and oral history to gastronomy, architecture, and mythology. Our content is based on original material. All tours are created by hand-picked accredited tour-guides or professionals in the Culture & Tourism sector. Our stories are written in a quirky and imaginative style while remaining true to our signature educational and engaging approach. Read more
Owiwi is a fun and engaging psychometric tool that accurately measures candidate soft skills. Think of a combination of advanced scientific methodology packed within an immersive game that millennials enjoy taking part in. We take away the stress in the hiring process for the candidate while minimising / eliminating the recruiter risk of hiring the wrong candidate. Currently we measure 4 skills, those of: Resilience Adaptability Flexibility Decision Making And the game is available in 4 Languages: English, Spanish, Turkish and Greek - and is accessible from any device and browser. Upon completing the assessment, both the candidate and the Recruiter/Manager receive instant reports stating their results and areas of improvement. Read more
E-MAILiT is an innovative social sharing platform which smartly combines a mixture of share buttons, media solutions, and analytics. It offers unique tools to web publishers (news websites, blogs, publishing brands), and helps them to get the most of their website (both desktop and mobile). Publishers all around the world use E-MAILiT’s highly customizable social sharing tools to boost their traffic, increase their audience engagement, promote their content, and generate revenue. E-MAILiT started as a nights and weekends side project by graphic designer Nikitas Georgopoulos and his team, and quickly grew to a hyper-growth bootstrapped start-up. Up until now, it counts 1.6 billion share buttons served to-date and 20 million people per month who interact in 240 countries worldwide. Over 250,000 web publishers have trusted E-MAILiT share buttons, in any website (custom coded built, Joomla, WordPress, Drupal). Read more
H netstudio ξεκίνησε το 2005, από τον Γιάννη Καράμπελα και την Πολυξένη Γρηγοριάδη σαν μια προέκταση της οκτάχρονης εμπειρίας τους στο χώρο του marketing και της διαφήμισης. Ο στόχος ήταν από την αρχή ξεκάθαρος: αποτελεσματική κατασκευή και προώθηση ιστοσελίδων και online καταστημάτων. Read more
Workathlon is an AI-powered hospitality recruitment solution to help companies find, nurture, and hire the very best talent. Read more
The i-need project is a free and innovative mobile application through iPhone, Android and website where you can apply and find any free artisan or workman based on your own criteria at the time you need him. Includes a complete and updated network of professionals with the most useful properties for the home or office Read more
Infinity leverages the latest technologies, delivering a seamless blended learning environment for consultants, instructors, teachers and students. Read more
InAccel provides ready-to-use cloud FPGA-based accelerators for machine learning applications, big data analytics, compression, encryption and recommendation engines. InAccel helps companies speedup their applications on the cloud or n-premise using novel accelerators-as-a-service. Read more
CareAcross will give patients and caregivers the best way to fight cancer beyond their hospital, from diagnosis to long-term care.  Read more
Eberus is an SaaS marketplace that creates 3D interactive presentations or configurations that can be shared anywhere on the web Read more
Save time scoping your projects by just dragging and dropping the features you want into your scope (or start from scratch) and your project architecture is done! Features, functionality, times, & prices, all scoped in minutes instead of hours. With BrainLeaf, you can better manage client expectations and be profitable! Read more
We offer: cash: preseed up to 60 K euro facilities (6+3 months period): office space, internet, meeting room, hardware infrastructure services (6+3 months period) : accounting - company set up, bookkeeping, payroll administration legal advisory: sales, marketing, business development, software development, server architecture, security, ip protection, hr, pitching mentorship: by experienced entrepreneurs or senior executives access to investors: VCs, angels, private equity, corporations startup packages for cloud infrastructure services, digital marketing,H/W  Read more
Fintech, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Bitcoin, ATM, Software, Hardware, Artificial Intelligence Read more
AI-powered vessel optimisation for the maritime industry Read more
RTsafe is a medical technology company that has developed a unique approach to quality assurance that significantly enhances the safety and accuracy of radiotherapy for cancer and other medical conditions. We combine proven expertise in medical physics with highly accurate 3D printing technology to create pseudo‐in‐vivo dosimetry phantoms towards end‐to‐end commissioning, benchmarking and patient‐specific quality assurance in SRS, IMRT, VMAT and SBRT applications. Read more
Civictech, Fintech, Open Innovation Read more
Automated digital platform that is related to the support and protection of musical genres of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity. Read more
Augmenta( serves farmers and agricultural service providers with both intuitive and actionable solutions that drive down costs and improve crop performance. Driven by a vision to develop new technologies exclusively for agriculture, we provide fully supported and entirely user-friendly systems with a difference. All our solutions are designed to deliver real value to farmers by reducing crop inputs, boosting yields and increasing profits. By using our uniquely developed Device, a typical farmer can increase his yield up to 15%, reduce the amount of chemical field inputs by up to 20% and increase the quality of his field's end product by 15%. Read more
The AFI provides access to financing in the form of micro-credit to people who have a business idea and have access to the necessary funds. Read more
Data & Analytics | Market Intelligence & Consulting Read more
TwelveSec is an information security firm, specialising in assurance, compliance and ISMS services. Our expertise lies in penetration testing, vulnerability assessment, ISMS development, application architecture review, whitebox web application security assessment and risk assessment, as well as security studies Read more
P2P Car sharing, SaaS & MaaS provider Read more
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