We offer start-ups support in developing knowledge, contacts and funding.

KredEx runs the Startup Estonia programme aimed at writing more success stories for Estonian start-ups.

Startup Estonia develops the local start-up ecosystem and creates development programmes. Their goal is to develop knowledge and skills among start-ups, improve the financing situation and eliminate legal bottlenecks.

Start-ups can draw on funds of funds (FOFs) in which KredEx has a holding.

KredEx helps

Level11 (now closed) brought together Estonia's big companies, medium-sized companies and start-ups to achieve a new level of innovation. Joint seminars and visits to companies took place, business contacts were exchanged, and an innovation leaders club and the Level11 accelerator programme were founded.

Private and venture capital funds

KredEx is providing venture capital through funds of funds to help Estonian start-up companies and well-established and fast-growing companies expand and finance their growth.

The European Space Agency’s Estonian business incubator assists start-ups related to the fast-developing space sector. Innovative start-ups whose business idea involves application of space technology on Earth or in space are eligible to apply for the 50,000-euro development grant.

Private and venture capital funds

KredEx is providing venture capital through funds of funds to help Estonian start-up companies and well-established and fast-growing companies expand and finance their growth.

The visa programme, developed in collaboration between the Estonian start-up community, the Ministry of the Interior and Startup Estonia, allows citizens of third countries to work for local start-ups. It also lets existing start-ups move to Estonia and new start-ups to be founded.

Read more: Startup Visa

Private and venture capital funds

KredEx is providing venture capital through funds of funds to help Estonian start-up companies and well-established and fast-growing companies expand and finance their growth.

In late 2018, we started collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Research to create a favourable platform for the inception and growth of EdTech start-ups with international ambitions.

Private and venture capital funds

KredEx is providing venture capital through funds of funds to help Estonian start-up companies and well-established and fast-growing companies expand and finance their growth.

In addition, we develop several focus areas and organize events and meet-ups in the sector.

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