See you next years!

Tech5 podium 2019

Winner: Too Good To Go (Denmark)
Runner up: Unifly (Belgium)
Runner up: Unbabel (Portugal)

Meet the Country Winners of 2019

Adyen and TNW are hosting the Tech5 and select every year the 100 hottest young companies across all countries in Europe and Israel, and invite them to join the most notable European founder community of amazing tech companies.

After the jury vote, these are the 20 companies that can proudly claim the Tech5 throne in their country.

An ever impactful Community!

Together with our European consortium consisting of investors, influencers and experts we've selected the 100 hottest young technology companies in Europe and Israel.

For 6 years now Adyen and TNW have fostered the community of the coolest companies out there. Check out which companies are joining the Tech5 class of 2019!

Meet our members

Become part of Europe's most successful group of tech founders.

  • Fairphone
  • YPlan
  • Lyst
  • Transferwise
  • SwiftKey
  • CrowdCube
  • Foodpanda
  • Movinga
  • FinanceFox
  • Blacklane
  • Delivery Hero
  • Finexkap
  • Drivy
  • Cabify
  • Kantox
  • Acast
  • Deliveroo
  • Tiqets
  • Bragi
  • MisterFly
  • Happn
  • CornerJob
  • Aircall
Celebrating 6 years of Tech5

A community for Europe's hottest young scale-ups

The Tech5 showcases the hottest young scale-ups in all European countries and Israel based on their performance, growth, and potential.
The top-5 of each country is selected as part of the TECH5 and covered by and listed on TNW. That is not all, the Tech5 community comes together at the exclusive Founders Day during TNW Conference and get several perks throughout the year.

A joint initiative of two European tech giants

Over the past decade, Adyen has acted as an enabler of growth by helping the most promising scale-ups to grow even faster. TNW believes technology is making the world a better place, and successful scale-ups deserve a chance to shine: Tech5 offers a place for this community to be in the spotlight.

“This is a unique group of people and companies and by putting them in the spotlight and bringing them together we help drive new business, spark new ideas, new collaborations and new innovations to further develop and grow the European tech scene. Everybody in this community can call or whatsapp me any time of the day, all great people." - Patrick de Laive, Founder TNW