Partner for startups and industrial players.

We support corporates and small and medium-sized businesses in finding suitable startups in diverse industrial sectors, we seek to leverage their potential through mutually beneficial cooperations and provide support in successfully founding corporate spin-offs.

BayStartUP: Your access to startup innovations

BayStartUP has been active in the startup market for over 20 years. Every year, we advise more than 500 growth-oriented startups on all questions relating to the design of their business models and the identification of suitable investors.

Our services for industry cooperations

We support industrial companies, medium-sized businesses and also smaller companies in successfully working with startups, finding the right startups with innovative technologies for their business or successfully founding corporate spin-offs. 

  • We advise corporates from the very beginning and accompany them throughout the entire cooperation process.
  • We take care of the initial screening and qualification of suitable startups as well as the establishment of contacts - nationally and internationally.
  • We help to set up and successfully implement suitable processes and structures in your company.
  • We accompany spin-off processes from business plan preparations to approaching investors.

BayStartUP magazine "StartUPdate”

In the first StartUPdate issue 2020, everything revolved around the topic "Corporate venturing and industry cooperation": We analyze what the prerequisites for successful cooperation between startups and established companies are and provide recommendations for the first steps in cooperation with startups. 

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Industry innovations with startup support