Startup Autobahn Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Accelerator/​Incubator
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 112
  • Portfolio
  • 88
  • Exits
  • 23

Startup Autobahn General Information


Startup Autobahn is a Stuttgart, Germany based accelerator and innovation platform for global startups that brings Silicon Valley tech expertise to the birthplace of automotive. It was founded in 2016 by Daimler AG in partnership with Plug and Play, the University of Stuttgart, ARENA2036 and more partners like Porsche, HPE, BASF and ZF. The firm provides support for startups at the intersection of hardware and software and drives the future of mobility and smart production. It runs two three months program each followed by an Expo Day. The program is stage-agnostic and designed to accelerate early-to-late stage startups by providing all the support to the startups and entrepreneurs such as hardware laboratory space along with onsite experts to assist with machinery and equipment. It prefers only tech startups operating in the logistics, internet of things (IoT), manufacturing, location-based services, cyber security, biometrics, natural language processing, process optimization, customer experience and predictive analytics sectors.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Venture Capital
Primary Office
  • Stuttgart
  • Germany

Startup Autobahn Investments (112)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Sparetech (Business/Productivity Software) 27-Oct-2021 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
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000 00000 0000000 16-Jul-2019 000000000000 Industrial Supplies and Parts Generating Revenue
00000000 16-Jul-2019 000000000000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
00000000 05-Apr-2019 000000000000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
0000000000 26-Feb-2019 00000 00000 00.000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
0000000000 00000 21-Feb-2019 000000000000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue
00000000 21-Feb-2019 000000000000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
Neohelden 21-Feb-2019 Accelerator/Incubator Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
Twikit 09-Oct-2018 Accelerator/Incubator Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 000000 000000000
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Startup Autobahn Exits (23)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
drag&bot 01-Jan-2022 Merger/Acquisition
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0000000 13-Aug-2021 0000000 000000 00000
00000000 19-Jul-2021 000000000000000000 000.00
000000000 23-Jun-2021 000000000000000000 000.00
00000000 07-May-2021 000000000000000000 00.000
0000000 0000000000 06-Apr-2021 0000000 000000 00000 01-Apr-2021 Merger/Acquisition
Sentiance 09-Mar-2021 Merger/Acquisition
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Startup Autobahn Team (3)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Saeed Amidi Executive 000 0 0 Stuttgart, Germany
Sascha Karimpour Executive 0 Stuttgart, Germany
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