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Frankfurt Accelerators & Incubators

8 Successful Accelerators and Incubators in Frankfurt

There are hundreds of accelerators and incubators in Frankfurt and we have compiled the 8 best ones in this blog article.

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Frankfurt has seen an increasing number of accelerators, incubators and entrepreneurship programs emerge for startups and entrepreneurs to gain exposure, become more productive, or make connections.

It is still hard for Frankfurt startups to get noticed by VCs, but these programs are proving to be extremely useful for startups looking for capital and other help.

That's why we've compiled a list of the 8 best accelerators and incubators in Frankfurt.


8 Accelerators and Incubators in Frankfurt

1) FinLab

1) FinLab

FinLab is a German investment firm focused on the development of financial services technology firms.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • Started in: 2005
  • Founders: Christian Angermayer
  • Industries: Cryptocurrency, Finance, Financial Services, FinTech, Incubators, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 35
  • Number of exits: 6

You can find their website here.

2) EY Startup Academy

2) EY Startup Academy

EY Startup Academy is a program that helps companies get the funding they need when they're still in the early stages.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services, FinTech, Health Care, Sustainability, Transportation
  • Number of investments: 33
  • Accelerator Duration (in weeks): 6

You can find their website here.

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3) Iconic Holding

3) Iconic Holding

Iconiq Holding is a decentralized venture financing firm dedicated to the development of a world-class digital asset management ecosystem.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • Started in: 2017
  • Founders: Lukasz Musialski, Maximilian Lautenschläger, Patrick Lowry, Sandris Murins
  • Industries: Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, Finance, Financial Services, Internet, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

4) Blockrocket

4) Blockrocket

Blockrocket is an early-stage blockchain business accelerator and investor.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • Started in: 2019
  • Founders: Benjamin Horvath
  • Industries: Blockchain, Incubators, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 7

You can find their website here.

5) TechQuartier

5) TechQuartier

The TechQuartier serves as a hub for the startup and FinTech communities in Europe's largest financial center.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • Started in: 2016
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services, FinTech, Information Technology

You can find their website here.

6) blackprint Booster

6) blackprint Booster

The German real estate industry's network accelerator is blackprint PropTech Booster.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • Started in: 2016
  • Industries: Finance, Financial Services, Real Estate, Venture Capital
  • Number of investments: 2

You can find their website here.

7) Accelerator Frankfurt

7) Accelerator Frankfurt

Fintech, Cybersecurity, and Digital B2B businesses are the focus of Accelerator Frankfurt, an independent go-to-market program.

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Maria Pennanen, Ram Shoham
  • Industries: B2B, Cyber Security, FinTech
  • Number of investments: 1
  • Number of exits: 1

You can find their website here.

8) Fincite Ventures

8) Fincite Ventures

Asset Management, Marketplace, and SaaS-Companies Incubation and Acceleration

Details of the startup:

  • Country: Germany
  • Started in: 2016
  • Founders: Ralf Ruben Heim
  • Number of investments: 1

You can find their website here.

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