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Zurich Startup Ecosystem Overview

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#34 worldwide
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#38 worldwide
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#51 worldwide

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The Startup Ecosystem of Zurich is ranked at number 57 globally, and shows a positive momentum increasing 8 spots since 2020. Zurich also ranks at number 1 in Switzerland, and 12 in Western Europe.

Zurich is an ideal place to locate for Hardware & IoT, Fintech and Energy & Environment startups. As the most popular industries in Zurich, there is a sample of 83 Hardware & IoT startups in Zurich, 41 Fintech startups in Zurich, and 29 Energy & Environment startups in Zurich, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is also a sample of 266 startups in Zurich, 7 accelerators in Zurich, 9 coworking spaces in Zurich, 5 organizations in Zurich and 1 leaders in Zurich.

Zurich Startups

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Doodle is the world's leading scheduling service -- finding the right date and time for any kind of group or 1:1 event. Read more
Born in Switzerland, named one of the country’s top start-ups, On has come a long way in a short time. Available today in over 50 countries and cited as “the fastest growing sports company in the world”, it’s success comes down to two reasons: incredible products - and incredible people. Read more is the Online Product Guide, which provides you free information to millions of products available. The principle is simple: Scan the barcode of any product via webcam or smart phone or manually search for the product of your choice to get the second product information on ingredients or nutrients, producers, labels, and more later. We want to help critical consumers in their purchasing decision and deliver you to not only manufacturer but expert assessments of, for example Ökotest and Stiftung Warentest, technical information on individual ingredients and assessments by the code check-Community. Based on the detailed product information and recommendations you can compare individual products and choose the best according to health and environmental point of product. Read more
Nezasa makes the planning and booking of premium travel packages easier than ever before. Our platform allows a travel agent to sell more attractively, more competitively and more efficiently. On Nezasa, you can choose among a set of suggested travel routes put together by destination experts. Based on these suggestions, you can start adjusting the itinerary to your personal needs by changing the duration of stays, choosing a different hotel, adding or removing activities, or adjusting transfer options. The Nezasa system makes sure that the itinerary always makes sense and prevents the user from putting together schedules that won't be feasible in practice. All the changes are instantly priced and all processes are highly automated. Our main customers travel agents, to whom we provide a tool that makes it much cheaper and more efficient for them to sell tailor-made itineraries. Additionally, our platform is also B2C-capable, which gives us full omni-channel capabilities. Read more
Ava crafts a natural and reliable technology that helps couples have a child. An elegant bracelet worn at night is connected via Bluetooth to a smartphone app. Various parameters are measured in order to precisely indicate days on which it is possible to become pregnant, as well as days on which it is not. The technology helps women conceive within a short period of time. Data security and anonymity are secured thanks to a powerful backend. Ava has been awarded many startup prizes in Switzerland, including Swiss Medtech Award 2018 and The Best Swiss Startup 2017 (TOP 100) Read more
Ava Women is a women's health company based in Zurich and San Francisco. The company's initial product consists of a sophisticated sensor bracelet, an app and a powerful backend with self-learning algorithms for interpretation of hormonal changes, accurate ovulation tracking and screening of women's health issues. Read more
flatfox strives to disrupt Europe’s rental market by build a technical ecosystem integrating all parties involved. It is Tinder for flats, easy to use, empowering people to bring transparency into one of society's most fundamental markets. Read more
Bring! is a simplify grocery shopping for millions of people. Read more
mycujoo is a football multi channel social TV network that enables small and middle-tier federations, leagues and clubs all over the world to produce, distribute and host live and on-demand content. The platform offers the right holders the possibility to access a series of advanced tools for the creation of a free customizable thematic TV channel. In doing so, mycujoo acts as a powerful empowering force that acts against the fragmentation and inequality that today afflicts the football-broadcasting universe. By creating their own channels, small teams can gain the visibility they deserve while engaging more effectively with their fan base and generating new business and monetization opportunities. In fact, viewers can create their own profiles on the website and enjoy matches for free while clubs, leagues and federation can count on in-video pre-roll ads and personalize their channels with the logos of their sponsors. Welcome to the World's Football TV... welcome to!!! Read more
HIGH5 is a free strengths test that helps individuals to live a meaningful & fulfilling life and companies to increase their employee engagement, performance and retention. Read more
The HOPR protocol ensures everyone has control of their privacy, data, and identity. Read more
Amorana is a pure online shop with high-quality products from the lifestyle erotic area. Read more
We are running Switzerland's leading plattform for vocational training. Read more
Yield Pop's mission is to automate agronomic advice. Farmers everywhere lack the unbiased and relevant advice needed to improve their practises and make the right decisions to maximise their yields and profits. Our launch product is an online tool which allows farmers to search, compare and select the best seed and chemical inputs for their operations. Our recommendation engine provides farmers with a 10-20 bu/acre advantage which for corn would be worth $40-80/acre at today's prices. We are piloting the tool for US corn and soybean farmers but over time we aim to serve farmers globally. Read more
Nexxiot AG is the leading independent enabler of the digitized supply chain. Read more
We created a mentorship marketplace where students can find and apply to their preferred longterm mentor. We currently offer over 200 open spots for mentees in the categories Software Engineering, Data Science, Design and Business. Our mentors are handpicked professionals that had to go through an application process and are here to provide the best possible mentorship experience to every individual student. We recently partnered with major coding bootcamps and MOOC providers to improve our services even further. Read more
Leading the development of Data & explainable AI-driven real estate valuations and insights globally Read more
Sharely is the rental and rental platform for everyday objects.  Read more
Mila ( is a location-based mobile marketplace for tasks and products that lets people find, discover and buy services from people in their neighbourhood.  Read more
HOLOFIT is a VR Fitness Platform that works on all cardio fitness machines. Read more
Wingtra provides professional VTOL drone for mapping and surveying. Read more
Wingtra is the world's leading VTOL drone producer, headquartered in Switzerland. Since its market entry in early 2017, Wingtra has partnered with more than 30 of the biggest surveying equipment dealers across the globe. Wingtra is based in the heart of Zurich, Switzerland. The company houses 50+ employees, out of which more than 20 focus on R&D. Wingtra's engineers are graduates from one of the best science universities in the world, ETH Zurich. The same engineers design and assemble drones in-house and form Wingtra's support team, reachable all year round in English, German and Mandarin. Read more
Yova is the leading digital platform for investing with a sustainability impact. Customers invest into companies that solve global problems. Read more
Skribble is a platform for electronic signatures that presupposes the identification of the signatures. Read more
Ledgy is the platform where you can track all your shares, manage your ESOPs and model detailed financing rounds. Read more
Sygnum is Digital Asset Bank, founded on Swiss and Singapore heritage, operating globally. Read more is a Marketing Attribution Software, which works on advanced multi-channel machine learning algorithm to discover the real value of your marketing channels Designed across data-drive marketing analytics, allows businesses to -Use advanced marketing attribution modelling algorithms to give exact credit to each -Analyse and optimise marketing performance across all campaigns and channels -Identify the entire customer journey of a visitor becoming your customer Automatically optimise Google Ads performance --Integrate data from multiple sources to give you a neutral and software-free analysis -Trusted by brands like Betti Bossi, Benz24 and Schroders, helps you improve the Marketing ROI, month over month Stop wasting money or marketing & ad spend and tiring yourself in understanding data which doesn’t make sense. Singup for a Free Demo to see how Windsor can help save marketing budget, simplifies analysis and reporting and improve marketing performance. Read more
The world’s first cryptocurrency payment solution to offer instant transactions, buyer protection & crypto-to-cash settlements. Read more
Avrios is a cloud computing company that provides tailored transportation services for every employee in one single platform. Read more
OxyPrem is an advanced oxygen sensor that continuously monitors oxygen levels in the brains of high-risk preterm infants. Read more
RaiseNow is a provider of digital fundraising solutions for all digital touchpoints . Read more
AlgoTrader is an institutional-grade quantitative trading and trade execution solution for both traditional finance and crypto finance. Read more
Finance should be fun – whether it’s on your mobile phone, the bus, the tube, or the beach. Numbrs brings all of your accounts together in one easy-to-use app. Read more
LEND operates as a peer-to-peer lending platform that connects investors with borrowers. Read more
Wildbiene + Partner is committed to wild bees and sustainable pollination of crops. Read more
GOWAGO is a mobility comparison platform that helps people get the right car with the right ownership model Read more
IniVation provides neuromorphic visual systems that offer unprecedented advantages over conventional camera systems. Read more
The community-powered FinTech platform for renewable energy Read more
Screening Eagle Technologies is a cloud-based technology platform for intelligent inspection of assets and infrastructure. Read more
dacadoo benchmarks 1 (low) to 1000 (awesome) your health. Whats your health score? Read more
Relai provides a platform for anyone to invest in Bitcoin most conveniently. Read more
Noonee is a technology company that develops wearable mechatronic technology based on research. Read more
StartupBlink is the world’s most comprehensive startup ecosystem map and research center. We provide startup ecosystem developers with mapping, analysis and promotion modules for their region. Read more
Foxsmart Systems has developed Findy, the smallest and lightest Eyeglasses Tracker in the World, so small and light it suits any frame. Read more
Cutiss provides patients that suffer from large and deep skin defects wih unique personalized skin technology to treat skin defects. Read more
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