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Startups in Denmark

Denmark is no. 1 in Europe for ease of doing business as well as being one of the most digital societies in the world. This creates the ideal environment to start and run a business.

We have options for you who already have a startup in Denmark and for you who wish to establish your company on the Danish tech scene. 

For startups in Denmark

We help fuel the tech startup environment in Denmark and you as a startup can join the exciting programmes and events, we support.

Events and programmes for tech startups in Denmark for 2021 we support:
- TechBBQ
- IWDK
- Fundraising Fridays
- Series A Academy

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Build your startup in Denmark

The list is long for why you should establish your company in the Danish tech startup environment. Funding options are vast, digital eGovernance solutions make running a business smooth, and the tech environment is collaborative and excited to welcome you on board.

Find out how to live and launch your startup in Denmark here .

Programmes we support :
- Nordic Fast Track Programme

Why build your startup in Denmark

  • No 1. for businesses

    In Europe for ease of doing business

  • Free guidance

    All startups have access to free guidance by public business experts

  • Public & private funding

    Startups based in Denmark can apply for a range of public and private funding schemes

  • 500 million consumers

    Connect your startup with the European Single Market

  • Most digital society in the world

    Denmark ranks no. 1 on the UN's eGovernment Index

  • No. 1 unicorn factory

    Per capita, the Nordics are officially the biggest unicorn factory

Map over the Danish tech startup ecosystem
Map of the Danish tech startup ecosystem. By Heyfunding.

Key Ecosystems

We help fuel the growth across sectors within Denmark’s leading tech ecosystems

FinTech

Denmark has a growing ecosystem within innovative fintech solutions and a “sandbox” initiative from the Danish Financial Supervisory Authority. With Copenhagen Fintech, Denmark has a globally leading hub, creating innovative programs for next-gen financial solutions.

Copenhagen Fintech
Fin Tech

HealthTech

Denmark has one of the most digitalised healthcare systems in the world. In collaboration with research institutions and private companies, the Danish healthcare sector strives to keep finding new and innovative digital solutions together with Health Tech Hub Copenhagen.

Health Tech Hub Copenhagen
Health Tech

Robotics

Denmark has a high-tech ecosystem within robotics and drones. This knowledge, in combination with a large number of SME’s and larger companies with a need to digitalise and automate, makes Denmark an interesting playground for development of intelligent robotics, drones and automation solutions. Odense Robotics is now home to several unicorns and Europe’s only gold-certified robotics cluster.

Odense Robotics
Robotics

CreaTech

Vision Denmark consists of digital content producing companies within e-sport, games, film, television, animation and XR. The industry has a solid grip on the global markets, and there exist even more business opportunities in gaining more terrain. CreaTech is expected to grow by 1,800 new jobs and additional export of 2,8 billion DKK in Denmark.

Vision Denmark
Creative Tech

PropTech

Real estate is facing radical change as new demands and technological opportunities change the way we value and interact with property worldwide. PropTech Denmark nurtures innovation, technological development, and digital transformation in real estate.

PropTech Denmark
Proptech

AgroTech

Denmark has one of the world’s most digitalised agricultural and food sectors. Denmark is frontrunners when it comes to working with creating intelligent solutions for everyday production but also coming up with new intelligent solutions to help farmers manage their crops with drones and AI.

Food Nation
Food Tech

EdTech

Denmark has a strong legacy in didactics and today, Danish EdTech is a globally leading ecosystem building the future of learning and education.

EdTech Denmark
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