In recent years, Spain has become one of the leading centers of innovation in Europe. The country has seen the emergence of many successful startups that have attracted significant investment from foreign and local investors.
These startups represent only a small part of Spain`s dynamic startup ecosystem. There are many other promising companies in the country that have the potential for further growth and development.
Let's take a look at seven startups that have raised more than €20 million in investment each:
Total amount raised: 75 million euros (€).
This is a startup that has been preserving copyrighted content since 2011.
In 2014, Laura Urquizo became CEO of this company with the aim of making it more technologically advanced in terms of automating the process of identifying counterfeit products online.
Total amount raised: 48 million euros (€).
This is a startup founded in 2014 and is a platform created to allow children between the ages of 2 and 8 to learn English while having fun with the famous «game-based learning» method.
Thanks to this method, the company has become quite successful, the app has a high rating in the Google Play app store and already has more than 25 million users.
Total amount raised: 53,2 million euros (€).
It is Europe“s leading digital platform for freight transport, whose load optimization technology more than halves the share of kilometers driven to 19%, avoiding 728 tons of CO₂ emissions.
Total amount raised: 44 million euros (€).
Gogoo Networks aims for a near future in which autonomous cars are already developed and operational. It proposes that they should be regulated in Europe through a single regulatory framework, in the style of the telecommunications sector.
Total amount raised: 40 million euros (€).
It is a Fintech company that allows you to buy and sell a wide catalog of digital currencies thanks to an agreement with specialized provider Onyzee through its app.
Total amount raised: 23 million euros (€).
The company offers tools for creating digital presentations and interactive materials. Their immersive experiences make learning more accessible, engaging and stimulating.
Total amount raised: 22 million euros (€).
This is a startup founded in 2014 that specializes in blockchain-based financial technology. They help their users, mining pools, exchanges, token issuers, governments and institutions to access, trade and optimally manage digital assets and cryptocurrencies.
These seven European startups represent cutting-edge developments in their fields and have the potential to change the world for the better. They have attracted significant investments that will be used to further develop their technologies and expand their presence in international markets.