Rockstart launched in 2011 in Amsterdam as one of Europe’s first startup accelerators. Today,
Rockstart is an international company that supports and empowers the best startups on their way to
success across four domains: Energy, Health, AgriFood, and Emerging technologies. Rockstart provides
startups with access to the 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, Dutch Ministry of Health, and
Since its inception, Rockstart has invested in more than 150 startups and supported them in their
journey to raise more than €87 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 their world for the better.