About BayStartUP

BayStartUP is the Bavarian institution for company formation, financing and acceleration. It is supported by the Bavarian Ministry of Economics as well as by private sponsoring partners.

Our offer to startups:

The BayStartUP business plan competitions cover the entire region of Bavaria. They are designed to give all participating startups early and substantial feedback from our jury network of more than 250 entrepreneurs, business managers and investors.

Our broad workshop program supports startups optimize their business strategy and evolve to the point of investment readiness.

With intense feedback and financial coaching, we are preparing you for discussions with interested investors, and to develop the right financing strategy.

Our offer to investors:

For private and institutional investors, BayStartUP ensures a qualified deal flow and offers start-up insights at exclusive business angel meetings and investor conferences.

BayStartUP is running Germany’s largest investor’s network including 300+ business angels and more than 100 institutional investors.

Within the last fifty months, BayStartUP has led startups to more than 200 investment rounds. Through the matchings with investors from our network we have supported the funding of 200+ million Euro to startups, acting as neutral and free of charge intermediate.

Our offer to corporates:

With nationwide startup industry matchings and strategic support, BayStartUP advises established companies on the development of suitable strategies for cooperation with startups.

Among others, we offer technology scouting programs and advise established companies on the development of suitable cooperation strategies. Our industry matchings lead to fruitful cooperations between corporates and startups.