Corporate Startup Engagement (CSE) activities have emerged over the last decade all over Europe. Besides large franchise type operations such as TechStars or Startupbootcamp, various new corporates and topic-driven accelerators launched. Today, startups, investors and mentors are facing a luxury decision problem: Which accelerator program to support and/or follow?
At Venionaire Capital we are tracking venture capital and accelerator activities in Europe and publish a yearly Top 20 Ranking of European Accelerators (read here about our ranking for 2017). Our analysts developed a model to evaluate performance, quality of mentorship, a likelihood of follow-on investments and growth impact in general through public data and direct questionnaires. This year we decided to include market popularity as an additional factor and need your help for that. Check out the results of our voting:
NOTE: This list is the result of an internal pre-selection, which has been made by Venionaire Capital and it’s proprietary model – following a number of factors. The full model will be explained in detail in our report. However, if you are missing an important player please contact us and we will evaluate why they are missing.