Important tips for startups from HAI Smart Equity GmbH
Arno F. Likar and Peter Griehser from HAI Smart Equity are highly experienced business angels and startup investors, positioned to help future-orientated startups realize their potential. They have access to a unique global network and have an unparalleled understanding of what it takes to grow and scale a business.
Creating a company that’s profitable and creates a better world
There are over 2,300 social businesses in Austria and this number continues to grow. Marlis Baurecht, the Business Unit Manager for Entrepreneurship, IP Rights and Seedfinancing at Austria Wirtschaftsservice provides some valuable tips for social entrepreneurs who are just starting out.
How next-incubator supports Austrian startups committed to making a difference
next-incubator is an independent innovation think-tank and a sustainability hub, founded in 2017 by Energie Steiermark, one of the largest energy suppliers in Austria. It offers individualized business support to market-ready startups who want to have a positive impact on the climate.
How Social Business Hub Styria is developing the next generation of social entrepreneurs
Social Business Hub Styria is a social business incubator and network providing support for entrepreneurs working to solve social challenges.The organization aims to develop and promote social innovations, advise founders and build networks, all working towards a fair and sustainable society.
How FreyZein is rethinking and revolutionizing the clothing industry
FreyZein is a sustainable clothing company that creates radically natural design-led, high-quality outerwear using BiCircular materials. Jan Karlsson shares what led him to found the company and some of the learning opportunities he encountered along the way.
The most innovative startups in Graz
As the second-largest city in Austria, Graz is an ideal size, characterized by a constantly growing and well-connected startup community in which you can meet people quickly and gain a foothold easily.
Entrepreneurship is empowerment: Lisa-Marie Fassl on bringing diversity to European tech and innovation
Female Founders is Europe’s fastest-growing community for entrepreneurial women. The company’s vision is to re-shape the economy and society by fostering female entrepreneurial minds.