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Europe's Powerhouses in the Making

Meet 6 Tech Companies Breaking New Ground

Destined for greatness.

These 6 trailblazers are not only transforming their respective industries but are also poised for remarkable growth and success. Discover how their cutting-edge technologies and visionary approaches are shaping the future and positioning them as leaders in the tech world.


Founded: 2020

Valuation: Approximately €25 million

Industry: Human Resources Technology (HR Tech)

TestGorilla is a Dutch-based company that provides an online assessment platform for hiring and talent management. Their platform offers a wide range of customizable pre-employment tests, including cognitive ability tests, personality assessments, and skills tests, to help companies identify the best candidates for their roles. TestGorilla aims to streamline the hiring process and improve decision-making by providing data-driven insights into candidates’ abilities and fit for the job.


Founded: 2023

Valuation: Approximately €40 million

Industry: Fintech

Thredd is a fintech company that focuses on providing innovative financial solutions through cutting-edge technology. The company aims to simplify and enhance financial transactions by leveraging blockchain and AI technologies, offering products and services that cater to both consumers and businesses. Thredd’s mission is to drive the future of finance by creating seamless, secure, and efficient financial ecosystems.

Poolside AI

Founded: 2020

Valuation: Approximately €50 million

Industry: Artificial Intelligence

Poolside AI is a cutting-edge technology company that focuses on developing AI-driven solutions to enhance productivity and streamline workflows. Its platform leverages advanced machine learning algorithms to provide intelligent automation and data analysis tools, catering to various industries looking to integrate AI into their operations.


Founded: 2018

Valuation: Over €80 million

Industry: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software

Xentral is a German company that develops comprehensive ERP software solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Its platform integrates various business processes, including sales, inventory management, accounting, and logistics, into a single, user-friendly system. Xentral aims to streamline operations and enhance productivity, enabling businesses to manage their resources more effectively and scale efficiently.


Founded: 2013

Valuation: Over €100 million

Industry: Education Technology (EdTech)

StuDocu is a Dutch-based platform that provides a vast collection of study materials, including lecture notes, study guides, and past exams, contributed by students and educators worldwide. The platform offers a collaborative space for students to share knowledge and resources, making learning more accessible and efficient. StuDocu aims to empower students to succeed academically by providing valuable educational resources and fostering a supportive community.


Founded: 2015

Valuation: Over €100 million

Industry: Market Research and Consumer Insights

Attest is a British technology company that specialises in market research and consumer insights. Their platform allows businesses to gather real-time feedback and data from consumers through surveys and intelligence tools, helping companies make informed decisions and understand market trends. Attest aims to democratize market research by providing accessible and actionable insights to businesses of all sizes, empowering them to innovate and grow in competitive markets.

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