When it comes to corporate innovation, most companies believe that pouring money into the R&D department is the way to go. However, this is not the right approach. In their book “The Corporate Startup”, Tendayi Viki, Dan Toma and Esther Gons discuss why innovation in established companies fail and the right approach to tackle innovation.
The leading financial powerhouse of Europe, Frankfurt is on the way to becoming one of the global Fintech scaleup producers. According to Startup Genome’s Frankfurt Startup Ecosystem Report, there are approximately 400 technology-based startups in Frankfurt and among all the 100 ecosystems studied in the report, Frankfurt had the highest concentration of Fintech startups with
Scaleup firms or firms showing high growth generally raise larger funding rounds than non-scaleups. It is often a perceived notion that firms raising larger funding tend to become scaleups. According to Startup Genome’s latest report, it observed that large scaleups (those companies reaching billion-dollar valuation and those having exits over $100 million) raise more than
TechQuartier partnered up with Startup Genome in their research study to identify the key strengths of Frankfurt’s startup ecosystem. Many strengths, as well as areas of improvement, were identified, and the results are published in Startup Genome’s Frankfurt Ecosystem Report 2018. Three key subsectors were identified where the region has potential to build global competitiveness
In the race to become the next scaleup producer ecosystem in the world, Frankfurt is trailing behind other comparable ecosystems. Startup Genome, in their latest ecosystem report on Frankfurt, outlined three areas which must be improved to position Frankfurt as the next big startup ecosystem. According to the Genome report, currently, globalization is the key
Recap of Fintech Meetup at TechQuartier (May 23rd, 2018) Corporate Venture Capitals - Best of Both Worlds? was the theme of this edition of Fintech Meetup FFM, which took place at TechQuartier on 23rdof May 2018. If you missed the event, fret not! We have all the insights covered here. Among the participants were some