Startup Portfolio

Over 170 companies have already been founded with the support of Humboldt-Innovation. Our startup portfolio reflects the broad research landscape of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and the innovation potential of the German capital city. Here you will find an overview of all the start-ups we have supported so far.


Diana Matz
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Thomas Wagner
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Company name Department / Institute Founded in Mentor
Carbonsate 2023
tulanā (Vishwakarma GmbH) Computer Science 2023 Prof. Lessmann
LoopLook Computer Science 2023 Prof. Weidlich
SHIT2POWER GmbH Agrartechnik und Bioökonomie 2023 Prof. Prochnow
Langfuse (Finto Technologies GmbH) Computer Science 2023 Prof. Lessmann
Mioto Labs GmbH 2023
Talonic UG Computer Science 2023 Prof. Lessmann
Alganize Biology 2023 Prof. Grimm
Codio Impact GmbH Computer Science 2022
younivers app 2022
Cluster (Hannah Greven, Benjamin Rech, Matthias Meyer GbR) Computer Science 2022 Prof. Dr. Akbik
dotch GmbH Computer Science 2022 Prof. Dr. Akbik
BitsForDigits (Web Two UG) Computer Science 2022 Prof. Lessmann
judict GmbH Law 2022 Prof. Dr. Akbik
by the ways GmbH Computer Science 2022
Kuwala Computer Science 2022
Wombly 2022
Retrac GmbH 2021 Prof. Kehrer
moteams UG 2021 Prof. Hess
Visualink UG Library & Information Sciences 2021 Prof. Dr. Greifeneder
Noah Labs UG Computer Science 2021
sPERANTO ResPeaceAbility gGmbH Social Sciences 2021 Prof. Wegener
edcosystems gUG (haftungsbeschränkt) Educational Sciences 2021 Prof. Jerusalem
HomeMeal Computer Science 2021 Prof. Dr. Akbik
Startup Programm

Humboldt Startup-Program

All information about the admission criteria, the process and the support services!


Humboldt Founders Club

The Humboldt Founders Club is the network for founders from the environment of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.


Entrepreneur traineeship

Our startup courses for Bachelor's, Master's and researchers provide the tools for entering the startup world— including credit points.

Coaching & Mentoring

Consulting, Mentoring & Coaching

External expertise and experience are essential for a successful startup. Our startup consultants and our entire network of coaches and academic mentors are available for this purpose.


Thematic programs

Programs with a thematic focus support researchers, innovators and start-ups in specific specialist areas such as AI or quantum technology.


Funding & Financing

Within the framework of the Humboldt Startup Programme, the Prepare Phase, the Launch Phase including the Berlin Startup Grant and EXIST, offers attractive sponsorships for all start-up phases*. We also support funded startups in securing follow-up financing.


Startup Incubators

Our startup incubators in Mitte and Adlershof offer the necessary infrastructure and exchange platform for successful company development.