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Startups | Smart Investment
Housers: the startup that allows anyone to invest in real estate for as little as 50€

Housers is the first crowdfunding platform that allows buying property in Spain, Italy and Portugal. Its objective is to democratize real estate investment, and the platform offers transparent, simple, swift and secure processes, enabling anyone to choose how much (minimum investment is 50€), when and where to invest.

Startups | Spanish startups
Homolgation Student Services places students at the university that best suits them

Homolgation Student Services (Hostudents) is a company dedicated to offering help and advice to students wanting to study abroad. Founded in 2013 by Alejandro Casado, María Dolores Granados and Enrique Martos, the company assists students in finding the university course that best suits their needs and expectations, as well as managing the entire legal process.

Startups | Spanish startups
Spacestartup, the innovation supernova for entrepreneurs

Spacestartup helps startups in their commercial processes, providing both good planning and sales strategy, as well as one of the most differentiating characteristics: a professional team that accompanies the entrepreneur throughout the process. The company was born in 2018 thanks to the main actors of the entrepreneurial ecosystem, investors, accelerators, and consultants.

Startups | Business school
IEBSchool is the business school for entrepreneurs

In 2009, business angel and entrepreneur Óscar Fuente and financial management expert Susana López launched IEBS, the digital business school. A pioneering initiative at the time and in Spain, focused on business training applied to Innovation and Entrepreneurship.

Ecosystem | Lawyers
JDA offers more than 30 years of experience and international reach

JDA Assessors Consultors Professionals, or JDA, is a law firm, tax and labour advisors and business consultants with more than 30 years of experience. With more than 100 specialized professionals, JDA is one of the top ten professional services companies in Catalonia and occupies the 41st position among the top 100 professional firms in Spain, according to the Expansión 2018’s Lawyers.

Investments | Spanish ecosystem
Investment in 2019 continues to grow, June closes with €81.3M invested in startups in Spain

June does not slow down and maintains ascending constancy regarding investments in Spain, exceeding the figure of 81 million Euro invested in startups in our country in a total of 19 public operations. A figure that keeps alive the hopes of increasing investment this year (476,226 million Euro invested in Spanish technology) compared to 2018, the month ended with €431.3 million, a slightly lower figure.

Ecosystem | Spanish startups
WONOWO, the first and only collaborative economy search engine

WONOWO is the first sharing economy search engine created with the goal of bringing together all transport, accommodation and leisure options.

Ecosystem | Spanish ecosystem
We Are Knitters, the ecommerce that made knitting trendy

We Are Knitters is an ecommerce of knitting kits and wool crochet balls and 100% natural fibers from Peru, handcrafted needles and a pattern explaining all the steps in a very simple way, founded in 2011 by Pepita Marín and Alberto Bravo.

Startups | Spanish startups
Milingual is a far cry from what traditional learning used to be

Milingual is a social learning startup that breaks with the conventional way of learning languages taught at schools and academies, founded by brothers Andrés and Gabriel Pazos in 2015.

Startups | Spanish startups
On&Off is a PR agency that specializes in Technology and Startups

Juan A. Baños Martín founded On&Off, a Public Relations and Communications agency specialized in Technology, Startups and E-commerce at the end of 2009 to respond to a demand for public relations in the technology sector.

Startups | Spanish startups
Kuorum.org makes public engagement easier and more efficient

Kuorum is a comprehensive consultancy firm and SaaS that helps governments, companies and organizations carrying out participatory processes. The startup was launched in 2013 by Matías Nso, Iñaki Domínguez and José María García with €214k raised from angel investors, grants and convertible loans.

Investments | Spanish ecosystem
Verse closes a seed funding round for Euro7M led by Greycroft Partners LLC

Verse, the Fintech App for millennials, obtains European payment license and closes a seed funding round for Euro7M led by Greycroft Partners LLC and international investors to expand to other European markets such as Italy, France and Portugal.

Ecosystem | Open Calls
IAG launches its latest Hangar 51 start-up accelerator

International Airlines Group (IAG) has launched its latest Hangar 51 global innovation programme in collaboration with Iberia, Vueling and IAG Cargo. The initiative will be based in Spain for the second time after the huge success of its previous Spanish programme in 2017.

Startups | Equity crowdfunding
Fellow Funders, uniting investors with business potential

Fellow Funders is a professional equity crowdfunding platform that enables investors, both institutional and individuals, to invest in early stage companies. Every project liable for investment is submitted to a thorough process of scoring and assessment, developed by Fellow Funders.

Investments | Spanish Ecosystem
May ends with an accumulated €28.3M invested in Startups

May shows a decrease in investment in startups in Spain after the month ended with a cumulative 28.3 million Euro invested in a total of 13 operations and the hangover from April. Despite the fall in the cumulative investment in May, 2019 (€393.62m) continues to have a higher cumulative investment than 2018 (€333.16m).

Startups | Spanish startups
SumaCRM, the simplest and most innovative tool for customer management

SumaCRM is CRM platform focused on SMEs and small businesses, in other words, an online tool to manage customers. Its innovation lies not only in its simplicity but also in its usefulness.

Startups | Spanish Startups
Ontruck, an innovative short-haul freight transport company

Ontruck connects its customers with an extensive network of professional carriers, in order to provide a reliable and efficient delivery service, with the possibility of checking the status of each shipment in real time. Íñigo Juantegui, Gonzalo Parejo Navajas, Samuel Fuentes, Javier Escribano and Rika Christanto founded the company in 2016 to automate the process of assigning palletized loads to carrier vehicles.

Ecosystem | Lawyers
AD&LAW, a spanish firm specialized in advising startups

AD&LAW was founded by Oliver von Schiller, Ignacio Wucherpfennig and Miguel Ángel Martínez at the end of 2009. Making use of all the technologies available in the market, they cover all the requirements of their clients from a financial, fiscal, accounting, payroll and legal perspective.

Startups | Spanish startups
Comunicae is making business communication easy and efficient

Comunicae is an online press release distribution service, that enables users to create, distribute and analyse their press releases, helping them promoting their businesses in a simple and effective way.

Ecosystem | Accelerators
Metxa the startup accelerator with an online program

Metxa is an accelerator of projects for entrepreneurs. Its objective is to invest in the projects selected to participate in their online acceleration program – Metxa BootCamp.