piosphere by @AHK_es
the startup initiative of the
German-Spanish Chamber of Commerce
German-Spanish Investor Hub
Funding Support for Startups
Access to new Markets
We are the startup initiative of the German-Spanish Chamber of Commerce (AHK).
We foster the German-Spanish startup ecosystem.
We connect Spanish startups with German investors.
We have privileged connections to both the Spanish startup scene and German Corporate and Venture Capital investors.
We are the perfect partner to help you access new markets and save you time finding business opportunities.
Investors: Why should you invest in Spanish startups?
More than 3,200
Highly skilled engineers and information scientists
Gatewy into the Latin American market
You are a German investor
You are interested in diversifying your investment portfolio with validated startups for Series A investments
You need relevant information about the Spanish market
Get in touch with us!
Validated Deal Flow
Get a validated deal flow that is personalized to your investment focus.
We scan and identify the Spanish startups you are looking for and connect you to them.
piosphere Networking events
Get invited to our events and meet interesting people of the Spanish startup scene.
On request we will update you on the development of the Spanish ecosystem.
Advisory & Consultancy
Contact us any time you have special questions regarding Spanish players.
Spanish Co-Investor Search
We find Spanish co-investors who are closer to the startup you are investing in.
Startups: Why should you search for German investors?
Private Equity companies
€460M of German investments in foreign companies (2014)
Numerous multinational Corporate VC companies
You are running a new business with high growth potential
You have already finished first investment rounds
You plan to expand your business through commercial partners in Germany
You are looking for smart money
Contact us for further information
We screen your startup and test real investment opportunities with German investors
VC Scouting in Germany
We scout VCs or Corporate VCs that fit best to your needs.
Representation at German events
We represent and accompany you at key events and fairs.
Connecting you to German VCs
We contact investors and connect you or give you feedback on why they would not invest.
VC meetings in Germany
We organize face to face meetings and pitching events with various German VCs.
Preperation for German market
We give you advice on how to approach to the German market.
Market entry in Germany
We support you entering the German market and connect you to key players.
Become a "socio"
Consulting in finding investors, market entry in Germany, access to our network and support in communication
27/02/2017: piosphere @ 4YFN in Barcelona
04-06/05/2017: piosphere @ Innova Barcelona in Barcelona
23/11/2016: 5th piosphere & KonTAG meet-up @ German-Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Madrid
10/11/2016: piosphere @ 8th Startup-DemoNight in Munich
26/10/2016: 4th piosphere & KonTAG meet-up "e-commerce" @ German-Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Madrid
05-07/10/2016: piosphere @ South Summit in Madrid
28/09/2016: 3rd piosphere & KonTAG meet-up "Financing" @ German-Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Madrid
09/06/2016: piosphere award ceremony @ award of excellence by the German-Spanish Chamber of Commerce in Madrid
24/05/2016: 2nd piosphere meet-up "Digital Marketing" in collaboration with KonTAG in Madrid
May 2016: piosphere award - pitching from the finalists
April 2016: piosphere meet-up "Internationalization" in collaboration with KonTAG in Madrid
April 2016: piosphere @ Disrupt Space in Bremen
February 2016: piosphere @ Mobile World Congress in Barcelona
February 2016: piosphere @ 4YFN in Barcelona
October 2015: piosphere @ South Summit in Madrid
October 2015: piosphere "Startup Speed Dating event" in Madrid
In late 2015 the German-Spanish Chamber of Commerce published a study with an overview of the Spanish startup ecosystem. It is addressed to investors or companies looking for the possibility to start acting in the Spanish startup scene.
Download the AHK market study "Spanish startup ecosystem 2015"!