Choosing the Brussels region as the place to launch your startup has its pro’s and con’s, but pro’s definitely beat con’s. A new study conducted by Startups.be and the Brussels region reveals that the 75% of the local founders would recommend their friends to create their startup in Brussels.
#1 Brussels is the Belgian region with the highest density of startups
With 400 startups and over 1.150.000 inhabitants, the region of Brussels has the highest tech startup density per inhabitant. An interesting comparison with Lisbon: while the Portuguese capital counts for 2,2 startups per 10.000 inhabitants, Brussels scores 3,4 startups per 10.000 inhabitants respectively.