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Colombia Startup Ecosystem Overview

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Ecommerce & Retail
#35 worldwide
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#40 worldwide
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Hardware & IoT
#43 worldwide

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The Colombia Startup Ecosystem is a regional Leader in innovation, ranked at number 44 globally, and shows a positive momentum 3 spots since 2021. Colombia also ranks at number 4 for startups in South America.

There are 5 cities ranked in the top 1,000 in Colombia and the top ranked city in Colombia is Bogota at 70 globally. Bogota is followed by Medellin at 205 and Cali at 293.

Colombia is an ideal place to locate for Ecommerce & Retail, Foodtech and Hardware & IoT startups. As the most popular industries in the country, there is a sample of 76 Ecommerce & Retail startups in Colombia, 62 Foodtech startups in Colombia and 47 Hardware & IoT startups in Colombia, on the StartupBlink Map.

On the StartupBlink Global Startup Ecosystem Map there is a sample of 321 startups in Colombia, 12 accelerators in Colombia, 33 coworking spaces in Colombia, 69 organizations in Colombia and 5 leaders in Colombia.

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Habi is a digital platform that aims to simplify the process of buying and selling real estate properties in Colombia. Read more
Addi is a technology company that provides credit and banking solutions. Read more
Platzi offers professional courses with live streaming classes and expert teachers on Programming, Marketing, Design and Business. Read more
LaHaus provides the best search for housing at hand Read more
Frubana is a B2B platform of agri-products and packed goods for restaurants and small retailers in LatAm. Read more
Merqueo specializes in delivering groceries and home essentials using its own dark-store infrastructure. Read more
Digital ledger app for Latin American microbusinesses Read more
Credivalores-Crediservicios, S.A.S. provides consumer loans in Colombia Read more
We map cities and citizens by crowdsourcing location data to drive transactions between consumers, merchants and brands. Read more is the leading online contact lens suscription platform for LATAM Read more
Offers financial services to SMBs in Colombia Read more
Movii aims to reduce inequality by providing access to financial services to the unbanked population through the use of new technologies. Read more
RobinFood is an operator of a chain of restaurants used to provide access to quality and affordable homemade food. Read more
Chiper is a B2B e-commerce ecosystem for the corner store retail market in Latin America Read more
Leal is a digital platform for retailers in Latin America to identify, engage and reward their most valuable customers. Read more
Building workplace banks in LatAm Read more
Sumer builds technology for micro small businesses. We enable businesses to grow sales and improve their management with intuitive features. Read more
Elenas is Latin America's top social commerce platform, empowering micro-entrepreneurs to start their online store. Read more
Liftit is a logistics company that connects providers of cargo transportation services with companies and individuals. Read more
TherapyChat is an online psychologist platform that specializes in mental disorders, illnesses treatment and personal development services. Read more
Melonn enables any retailer to offer Amazon Prime-like deliveries with its e-commerce fulfillment & back-end technology services Read more
Truora provides fast, innovative, and safe solution in background checks and identity theft detection. Read more
Sempli is a digital banking for entrepreneurs in Colombia Read more
Foodology creates and operates digital restaurant brands made for delivery. Read more
MUNCHER is a Latam food-tech fast growing start-up, providing kitchen spaces & creates virtual restaurant brands of its own. Read more
Mi Aguila is a technology company focused on empowering traditional businesses in Latin America through logistics and e-commerce software. Read more
MO Tecnologias is a Fintech that aims at revolutionizing the credit scoring industry and promoting financial inclusion. Read more
Tpaga is a payment solution for unbanked consumers in Latin America Read more
Aflore is a developer of tech-enabled direct sales channel to help informal advisors realize goals through loans and financial products. Read more
Autolab is a tech platform that offers car owners a best-in-class vehicle repair service and auto repair shops a way to grow and improve ops Read more
Lead platform in LATAM that helps you to acquire, and qualify sale leads using WiFi networks. Read more
We are about enabling better living conditions for everyone. We are a company that breaks barriers between healthcare providers and patients Read more
Simetrik is a fintech startup delivering finance automation tools for excel based teams across the world Read more
1doc3 is a e-health platform that connects 490 million of spanish speaking people with licensed and trusted doctors. Users will find personalized answers to their health related questions. Doctors will build their online reputation, find new patients and create the biggest health related questions and answers curated database in Spanish. The Platform is available via web, app, SMS and USSD, allowing the entire population to have access to a Doctor no matter where they are, or even if they don't have internet access.  Read more
We build and manage Distributed Generation (DG) energy systems for industrial and commercial clients. #1 EPC in Colombia. Read more
Cluvi digitalize the sales channels of restaurants and turn their data into a potential tool to increase their sales Read more
Finaktiva is a digital platform where you acquire the financial product for your company in a simple way, without queues, without physical paperwork and without moving Read more
Symplifica is the payroll department of small employers Read more
Viajala offers 2 main products: -a flight metasearch engine which aggregates airlines, low cost carriers and online travel agencies. -a lodging metasearch engine (currently in development) which will aggregate hotel and private rooms from online travel agencies, hotels websites and online marketplaces. We focus on local travel suppliers of latin america, most of which are not integrated in the established online travel agencies, metasearch websites and global distribution systems. Read more
FLUVIP is a Social Media advertising platform that connects advertisers with influencers. The site provides robust targeting and detailed analytics. We help brands to choose the right influencer for their campaigns. Our clients are advertising agencies and media centers. Read more
Aptuno is a platform that provides seamless search and application experience for LatAm's residential renters. Read more is a travel tech company innovating in the inter-city bus transportation business. Read more
Cubbo is a Latin America technology company that fulfills e-commerce orders for direct-to-consumer brands. Read more
Acsendo, helps companies to align its employees, in order to achieve their goals and succeed in their Strategy. Read more
Neumarket sells tire online in Colombia and Mexico. Read more
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