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Rockstart launched in 2011 in Amsterdam. Today, Rockstart is a global accelerator-VC who empowers purpose-driven founders on their way to success across four domains: Energy, AgriFood, Health, and Emerging Technologies. Rockstart provides startups with access to capital, market, community, and expertise by connecting them to partners, investors, mentors and the wider Rockstart network.
Rockstart also creates programs that are customized to boost collaboration between startups and corporates, driving faster access to co-creation, commercial partnerships, and investment. Rockstart has experience in designing and executing programs for Maersk, Shell, Lely, and many others.
Since its inception, Rockstart has invested in more than 230 startups and supported them in their journey to raise more than €90 million and hire more than 700 people. Rockstart is an international team of +35 professionals dedicated to support and empower startups to become scalable and change the world for the better. Rockstart has notable exits such as Wercker, Bouw7, iClinic and 3D Hubs. The company has offices in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Copenhagen, Denmark and Bogota, Colombia.

Latest Rockstart News

Rockstart and Navus invest €500K in MoooFarm

Rockstart announces that one of its portfolio companies, MoooFarm, raised €500k in pre-seed funding. The round was led by Navus Ventures with Rockstart as co-investor.

Rockstart’s portfolio company iClinic acquired by Afya Limited for €27.9m

Rockstart, a global accelerator-VC, announces the acquisition of iClinic, one of its portfolio companies from 2013. This exit gives Rockstart a 20+ times return on its investment in iClin...

Rockstart lanceert fonds van €21 miljoen voor investering in energie-startups

Het Rockstart Energiefonds heeft als doel te investeren in Europese energie-startups met als primaire focus Nederland. Het Energiefonds is het tweede fonds dat Rockstart lanceert na het i...