ecosystem

Ecosystem | Accelerators
RTVE invests in innovation with its accelerator Impulsa Vision

Spanish Radio and Television or RTVE, the state-owned media group which is also the largest Spanish language broadcaster in the world has launched an accelerator. Impulsa Visión is an initiative with a vertical design aimed at investing in innovative and disruptive proposals in the fields of technology, content and, business management, applied to the media sector.

Ecosystem | Smart Investment
Indexa Capital, making the most of their clients’ portfolio

Indexa Capital is a Securities Agency authorized and supervised by the National Securities Market Commission. As the leading online investment management service in Spain, it is specialized on indexed management. They manage their clients’ portfolios and help them invest on index funds with low fees.

Investments | Ecosystem
Adara Ventures closes 65 million in its third fund to invest in startups

Adara Ventures, an established European Venture Capital (VC) firm based in Luxembourg, has announced that it has completed the first closing of its third fund (Adara Ventures III) with commitments in excess of €65 million. The new fund is backed by repeat cornerstone investors which include the European Investment Fund (EIF) and FondICO Global, as well as new benchmark investors, such as the Institut Català de Finances (ICF), Prosegur and Draper Esprit.

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.

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.

Ecosystem | Europe
Laura González-Estéfani appointed to guide the European Innovation Council (EIC)

The European Commission has included two Spaniards in the exclusive group of 22 experts who will lead the strategy of the recently created European Innovation Council (EIC). This body, which was born in 2017, has a current budget of 3 billion and aims to finance the innovations with the greatest impact in Europe.

Startups | Spanish startups
Grupo Next: using car data to generate tailor-made solutions

Grupo Next is a platform for end users, supported by companies offering services or those companies interested in using the information generated by large vehicle connection (big data) to improve their business processes exponentially.

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 | Open Calls
Sacyr has announced the launch of a new edition of Sacyr iChallenges 2019

Sacyr has announced the launch of a new edition of Sacyr iChallenges 2019. Is an open innovation and co-creation program aimed at solving four business challenges along with operators of the innovative ecosystem.