Co-create with the best:
Join the leading tech-startup
accelerator in Europe!

Co-create with the best:
Join the leading tech-startup
accelerator in Europe!

Co-create with the best:
Join the leading tech-startup
accelerator in Europe!

Co-create with the best:
Join the leading tech-startup
accelerator in Europe!

Co-create with the best:
Join the leading tech-startup
accelerator in Europe!

Co-create with the best:
Join the leading tech-startup
accelerator in Europe!

Who we are

Tech Founders is a 20 week International accelerator program based in Munich, Germany. The accelerator brings tech startups together with corporate partners and venture capitalists.

We are looking for YOU! The application phase for the next batch is open! –> APPLY HERE

If you have any further questions, join our online office hour every Tuesday from 10-11am CET and every Thursday, from 4-5pm CET via https://appear.in/techfounders_office-hours

We offer startups:

Intensive Coaching and Mentoring

Pilot Project with a Corporate Partner

Free Office Space and Support
Access to our High-Tech Workshop

€25,000 Project Budget - no Equity

Our current startups:

We offer corporate partners:

Early view on latest developments in startup ecosystem
Access to most promising tech-startups
Fast-tracked co-development of innovative solutions
Branding, Public Relations & Marketing

Our Corporate Partners:

„Innovation, inspiration and enthusiasm – this is what Festo is known for, as a technology leader and constantly learning and developing company. This is why we work together with TechFounders, to invest in the future and to create space for startups to develop innovative ideas and business models."

 

Dr. Eberhard Veit
Advisor of the management of FESTO AG

 

„At Miele, we combine groundbreaking innovation with classical values such as quality and performance. TechFounders helps us to find creative startups to accompany us on our way. To all startups out there: Let us join forces to shape the future and grow together – to our mutual benefit!“

 

Dr. Stefan Breit
Executive Director Technology for the Miele Group

 

„In the active collaboration with startups, we want to break through dominant patternst that drive our way of thinking. The inspiring environment around the UnternehmerTUM, TechFounders and selected startups gives us the opportunity to accelerate innovation together. It’s a win-win-situation for all parties.“

 

Lars Soutschka
Executive Director digitalization, ADAC, E.V.

 

„Entrepreneurship and technological excellence are core values of Knorr-Bremse. We are excited to collaborate with TechFounders and innovative startups on new ideas.“

 

Ralph Heuwing
CFO and member of the executive board KNORR-BREMSE AG

„Collaborating and sharing expertise with partners and start-ups is an essential part of DATEV’s innovation strategy. We are excited to mutually develop radical innovations for the members of our cooperative and to support start-ups in shaping their ideas and business models.”

 

Dr. Lars Meyer-Pries
Member of the Executive Committee

„Wir freuen uns, dass wir mit der Partnerschaft die Möglichkeit bekommen, innovative Gründer zu fördern und bestenfalls gemeinsam neue marktfähige Verpackungslösungen zu finden. Gleichzeitig ist ALDI als etabliertes Unternehmen auf innovative Ideen angewiesen, um im Bereich Verantwortung auch in Zukunft gut aufgestellt zu sein.“

 

Philipp Skorning
Group Buying Director bei ALDI SÜD,
verantwortlich für Qualitätswesen & Corporate Responsibility

„Mit der Partnerschaft möchten wir aktiv junge Gründer unterstützen und gemeinsam mit ihnen das Thema Plastikreduktion und nachhaltige Verpackungen in der Branche vorantreiben. ALDI steht den Teilnehmern hierbei als Impulsgeber und Mentor zur Seite.“

 

Rayk Mende
Geschäftsführer Corporate Responsibility und Quality Assurance, ALDI Nord

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