Wroclaw Nicolaus Copernicus Airport
Wroclaw Nicolaus Copernicus Airport is located in the South-West part of Wroclaw, 10 km away from the city centre, near Wroclaw motorway bypass, it is easily accessible for passengers. The airport provides its services to network carriers such as Lufthansa, Swiss, Air France and KLM, low-cost carriers like Ryanair and Wizz Air and also charter airlines hired by tour operators. With so many various operators the airport offers a wide range of direct flights to major hubs of Europe and flights to largest capital cities of the continent.
The Municipal Water and Sewerage Company (MPWiK) in Wrocław is a municipally owned corporation. Wrocław has approximately 640 thousand inhabitants and is one of the five biggest water and sewerage companies in Poland. The basic activity of MPWiK is water intake, treatment and supply for the Wrocław community, wastewater collection and treatment as well as stormwater collection. MPWiK provides services for Wrocław and neighbouring communities.
The City of Wroclaw
Wroclaw is a leading Polish R&D, IT and smart city center. It is the city of the knowledge-based economy – influenced by such advantages as the academic character, a large number of high-skilled employees, or industrial and technological traditions. Wroclaw is also one of the biggest startup hubs in Poland with more than 200 young technological companies, what makes Wroclaw a city with the highest startups concentration in Poland. Innovative solutions are created here by globally respected brands (e.g. 3M, Nokia, Mondelez, Dolby), Polish champions (e.g. Kruk, KGHM, Selena) and a group of fast developing startups. Cutting edge products and services are the result of an international transfer of know-how, as well as activities of local companies, universities and research institutions. Wroclaw is proud to be home to large numbers of R&D and IT centres. According to ABSL report 2019, the city is the runner up with the number of 116 such centres and total employment of 25,000 people. In the five largest Business Services Sector destinations, Wroclaw has the highest proportion of R&D employment in the total employment structure (20%).
Santander Consumer Bank
Santander Consumer Bank – a bank for loans is one the leaders and experts on the consumer finance market in Poland. We offer our customers a broad range of products, comprising cash loans, loans for new and second-hand cars, hire purchase loans, specific purpose loans, on-line renewable limits, credit cards and also term deposits and savings accounts. Our products are distributed on-line and through a network of branches, in car dealerships and second-hand car dealers, shops and merchants.
Luxon LED is a Polish producer of energy-saving lighting. We help the management and technical staff in choosing the best lighting that will ensure work comfort, increase productivity, reduce the number of accidents and reduce energy consumption and CO2 emissions.
Trudo is a company located in Wrocław (Poland), specialising in purchase and management of real estate. The main area of the company’s operations concerns commercial properties. Considering the held competencies portfolio it plans also further development at the residential investments market in Poland and in Europe.
TestArmy Group is one of the fastest growing testing companies in Central Europe according to the Deloitte ranking (2019). We are veterans on the field of quality assurance in software development. During 10+ years on the market, we’ve delivered over 600 successful projects and organized over 400 IT training courses. The quality of our services is proven not only by our returning clients (as many as 90% of them in the cybersecurity sector!), but also by the organizations we work with. We are an ISTQB Platinum Partner. We meet ISO 9001 and ISO 27001 standards. Every year, we are part of the prestigious Top IT Companies ranking on Clutch. We are also a partner of Atlassian and SODA (an organization of IT employers). Since last year, TestArmy has been also a part of the Digital Innovation Hub Consortium, a Polish initiative supported by the Ministry of Development. We are mainly responsible for the cybersecurity, automation and robotics sector as well as the usage and implementation of IoT solutions in projects.
At Quntup we believe that solutions blending knowledge, analysis, and creativity with the human touch have the potential to extend the capabilities of companies and their people. We support development of products, which apply Machine Learning / AI. We improve business processes, applying Machine Learning / AI. We transfer know-how.
Neurosoft Sp. z o.o. (llc) was established in November 1992 as a spinn-off of the graduates and employees of the University and Wroclaw Technical University. The hallmark of the company is the use of technologies based on artificial intelligence in practice.Thanks to a strong research team, the company has been successfully translating research on modern technologies into specific products and solutions, first of all on the market of intelligent transport systems and road traffic safety. We also offer systemic solutions for the judiciary and state administration, including structuring and anonymization of legal and formal documents. We are developing competence in the application of aircraft (drones) for inventory and surveillance tasks.
Satus Starter VC
Satus Starter is a venture capital fund established in cooperation with PFR Ventures. The total fund equals PLN 50 million, and the maximum value of investment in one project is PLN 4 million. Our aim is to invest in innovative companies at their earliest stage of development (seed,start) and thanks to our competences, experience and contacts, provide the start-ups with “smart money” in order to significantly increase their chances for commercial success. We are interested in projects in the following industries: AI & Big Data, SaaS, AR & VR, IoT, FinTech, blockchain, cybersecurity, marketplace.
RST Ventures for Earth (VFE.vc)
As RST Ventures for Earth VFE.vc we invest in people behind the projects that contribute to sustainable environment, cleaner Earth, and wiser society. Our focus is IoT, AI & ML, robotics, and solutions for cleaner environment with software and hardware models.We invest at seed, startup, and early growth stages with ticket size of 1 to 4 mln PLN (250k to 1 mln EUR). We are eager to cooperate and co-invest with different VC funds, as well as to talk about future funding rounds for our portfolio companies.
Whirlpool Corporation(NYSE: WHR) is the world’s leading kitchen and laundry appliance company, with approximately $19 billion in annual sales, 78,000 employees and 57 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2020. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, JennAir, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world
FIBARO is a Polish brand functioning in IoT (Internet of Things) branch and is the fastest developing home automation producer in Europe. FIBARO’S headquarters and factory are located in Poznan and our R&D Department is operating in Zielona Gora. The company employs app. 250 employers. In just a few years, FIBARO system has settled on 6 continents, becoming one of the most advanced, wireless smart home systems in the world. Since July 2018 FIBARO brand is a part of the Nice Group.
We are a bunch of tech enthusiasts who deliver custom IT solutions in a predictable way. We help businesses bring their ideas to life from scratch, as well as rescue ongoing projects. We believe that new technologies will reshape businesses and whole industries as we know them now (let alone our lives!). Willing to be a part of that change we’ve launched R and D department that conducts research in the field of augmented reality, artificial intelligence, and deep learning, and develops solutions for their commercial application. Since 2010 we’ve successfully implemented >100 complex IT projects for our clients around the world, never constrained by tough deadlines and requirements, distance, technical limitations or lack of imagination. With a focus on quality and efficiency, we keep improving our processes, remaining true to agile principles.
Wrocław Aircargo Terminal
Wrocław Aircargo Terminal has been functioning from June 1st 1999 in Wroclaw. Our task is to create favorable conditions for functioning and growth of complex logistics for air and road cargo services. Our company owns a modern cargo terminal located at the area of International Airport Wrocław Strachowice. Very good localization in the centre of the economically active region, nearness of A-4 motorway and highway nr 3 (Wrocław – Zielona Góra – Świnoujście), and integration with Airport infrastructure makes our object a favourite place for current and future partners. Our main activity is rental of office and warehouse spaces and complex maintenance of air cargo traffic at the area of Wrocław Airport. Moreover we offer store services related to runned by us customs agency and national warehouse. Together with our partners we provide complex service of air, road and sea transport.
Divante is an expert in providing top-notch eCommerce solutions and products for both B2B and B2C segments. By supporting our clients in sales growth, we define completely novel ideas, implement the latest technologies, and deliver an unprecedented user experience. We work with industry leaders, like T-Mobile, Continental, and 3M, who perceive technology as their key component to success. With Divante services and products, we enable them to expand their business and boost competitive advantages. Our team of 250+ in-house experts from various fields includes 30+ certified Magento developers, 30+ Pimcore developers, JS developers, product designers, analysts, project managers & testers. As a digital pioneer and strategic partner, our core competencies are focused on the enterprise open source software ecosystem and customized software solutions (we love Pimcore, Magento, Symfony3, Node.js, Angular, React, Vue.js and many others). We offer innovative solutions for eCommerce system and support ERP, PIM, and CRM solutions – to list just a few.
FundingBox Deep Tech Fund
FundingBox Deep Tech Fund finances early-stage European companies with a clearly defined technological advantage. Primarily our focus will be on your TEAM. Then, we look at the scalability potential of your IDEA. We are also excited to learn about your TECHNOLOGICAL competitive advantage. No revenue yet? That doesn’t discourage us, but we do expect to see a user-verified prototype. And yes, at some point we will ask you about your revenue projections. We are also open to co-investments.
Infor is a global leader in business cloud software products for companies in industry specific markets. Infor builds complete industry suites in the cloud and efficiently deploys technology that puts the user experience first, leverages data science, and integrates easily into existing systems. Over 67,000 organizations worldwide rely on Infor to help overcome market disruptions and achieve business-wide digital transformation.
Venture INC ASI S.A. is a venture capital fund established in 2007 and has been listed on the main market of the Warsaw Stock Exchange since November 2017. The company operates as the Internally Managed Alternative Investment Fund (AIF). The activity of the Fund is based on capital and substantive support for prospective projects in the area of new technologies. The object of Venture INCs operations is to gather assets from a number of investors and invest them into entities in order to increase their value and resell shares or stocks at a profit after a specified time and achieving the assumed goals by the entity. In the near future, the Fund plans to focus on investing in cybersecurity, healthtech and e-commerce projects.
In Movens Capital we support founders with passion to build global tech companies. We invest in Seed and Series A rounds EUR 250k – EUR 1M Polish/CEE companies. Our focus are companies that will revolutionize traditionally large industries mainly through the use of machine learning and artificial intelligence in process automation. We believe in teams led by strong, determined visionairies, clear value proposition and greed to grow internationally. We play fair and believe in relationships that rest on mutual trust between us and founders. We consider ourselves being more partners than typical VC investors. We understand that in most cases portfolio companies require some support in selected areas like the next financing round, HR, marketing, international expansion or pricing strategy. Sectors and business models: fintech, martech, e-commerce support, logistics, medtech, industry 4.0 and deep-tech industries , sport & wellness. Marketplaces & SaaS companies.
Shape is a Poland – based VC fund investing in seed and early-stage companies with R&D component. We invest up to 250,000 EUR and we take startups from pre-traction to product-market fit. Our portfolio includes 15 portfolio companies in the areas of b2b software, hardware, and IoT. If you are working on new innovative technology please don’t hesitate to contact us!
RST Software Masters
For over 20 years, we have been a reliable software house, building, deploying, and developing highly scalable systems for daily and intensive use of hundreds of thousands of users consecutively. RST Software Masters means passionate and engaged people. We employ only the best – 150 regular & senior devs, 9 tech leaders, and 7 architects. We are experienced in Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) and are managing more than 20 teams currently working on the same product.We rely on metrics – we constantly monitor the effects of implementing a system, using metrics in 10 different areas. We design solutions for businesses using the User-Centred Design principle and our knowledge of cutting-edge technology. We are an official partner of AWS, Camunda, and UIPath. We offer: Product Design, Custom software development, Business and Robotic Process Automation – Camunda i UIPath, Legacy System Transformation, Cloud optimized solutions, Software for e-commerce B2B.
SunRoof creates beautiful, 2-in-1 smart solar roofs and innovative facades that produce power from the Sun. SunRoof is the best investment replacing the need for installing solar panels on top of a classic roof – the most efficient solution, the lowest carbon footprint, uncompromising elegance. We build a world free from carbon energy and inspire people to face climate change challenges. We strive towards building an environment-friendly world of the future. SunRoof launched in 2013 in Sweden. The company has successfully developed the technology, obtained safety certificates and gained experience installing roofs and facades in Sweden and Poland.
Śląsk Wrocław – Polish football club based in Wrocław, playing in Ekstraklasa. Two-time Polish champion, three-time vice-champion of Poland, two-time winner of the Polish Cup, two-time winner of the Polish Super Cup and winner of the Ekstraklasa Cup.
CofounderZone is a Venture Capital fund which co-invests with business angels. We connect experienced entrepreneurs with startups. CofounderZone provides financing to innovative enterprises and offers strategic and operational support in the smart money formula. Start-ups can benefit from access to the specialist knowledge of affiliated Business Angels and the Management Team. Business Angels receive investment preferences and portfolio monitoring support.
CSHARK is a software and product development company. We help enterprises with digital transformation and start-ups with translating ideas into products. With over 7 years of experience in the market, we have over 300 people onboard. We develop web and mobile applications from scratch, and we also advise companies with extensive domain knowledge to find the right technology solutions for their challenges. We have grown up on FinTech projects, but now we are increasingly delivering projects for various industries related to biotech, music, energy, and IoT sectors. In 2019 and 2020, we were ranked among the fastest-growing companies in Europe by the Financial Times.