We all know the fastest growing Dutch startups around, from lists like Tech5, or we have heard the immense funding rounds/exits tech companies like Takeaway.com, Elastic, Adyen, Catawiki, Treatwell and Travelbird have made. But what about the hidden gems. Equidam, a Dutch online company valuation platform, decided to investigate what the top 10 undiscovered startups from The Netherlands are, as Giulia Girardi writes in a guestpost.
The Netherlands: one of Europe’s hottest startup hubs
Subsidies to entrepreneurs and startups, quality of life, international business climate and a culture open to innovation are just four of the reasons why The Netherlands is one of Europe’s hottest startup hubs. Major hubs are Amsterdam, second in Europe for startups according to theEuropean Digital City index and home to Dutch unicorn Adyen, Eindhoven, focused on hardware and high-tech, and Rotterdam, Europe’s largest shipping port and very active in logistics and energy.