Join Kickstart

Being part of Kickstart not just accelerates your business and your purpose but also make you part of a successful community with one goal in mind: Making organizations more sustainable and successful. An important angle of this is our community that regularly meets in different settings and exchange about how to better innovate.

Join as an organisation

Unlock innovation opportunities and discover solutions to tackle your organisation's specific challenges today.

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Join as a startup

Build new partnerships, scale your business, unlock opportunities and make an impact in Switzerland and beyond.

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Join as an investor

Kickstart provides investors with first-hand access to the most innovative international startups ready to disrupt the industry.

Join as an expert or an advisor

Experts and advisors play a crucial role in the development of a startup's success. Mentor promising startups and connect with Kickstart's dynamic ecosystem.

All our

verticals

Finance & Insurance

Based in one of the world’s leading financial cities, Kickstart is at the forefront of cutting-edge innovation in the finance and insurance sector.

Food &
Retail

Disruptive solutions tackling challenges in the Food and Retail sector to create positive impact on the current climate and health crises.

Health & Wellbeing

Innovative solutions that feed Switzerland's dynamic and rapidly developing startup landscape in the digital health sector.

Intrapreneur-

ship

We encourage, select and coach intrapreneurship teams of our partner companies to grow from prototype to a scaled solution.

New Work & Learning

Tackling the shifts that are influencing organizational work and the new cultures of learning by enabling innovative solutions and industry leaders for sustainable development.

Smart

Cities

Sustainable urbanization is key to successful development. Kickstart works to advance smart technology of businesses and cities.