What is Tech5?
Tech5 is an annual competition organised by TNW and Adyen.
The competition showcases and awards the fastest growing companies by revenue in six key European markets.
One winner from the best of these six markets will be announced on stage at The Next Web Conference 2018.
Why should I enter TECH5?
Enter TECH5 and show millions of people around the world your business.
Finalists get international media exposure and instantly become part of a network of the fastest growing startups in Europe. You’ll reach more people than ever before and take your business to a new level.
If you were founded in 2013 or later, and are located in the Netherlands, the UK, Spain, France, Germany or Sweden, you can apply now!
Previous Tech5 winners
These companies already made their mark on Tech5
Our country ambassadors
We are working with key influencers to connect to your country’s ecosystem
Director EMEA, Techstars
Head of Together, EQT Ventures
General Partner, Index Ventures
Patrick de Laive
Maximilian von der Ahé
Co-Founder , Betahaus
Co-Founder , Daphni
Our connection to fast growing startups
The Next Web is a tech media company that believes technology is making the world a better place. Successful startups deserve a chance to shine. The TNW Conference and our news blog are some of the ways we do this.
Adyen is one of the fastest-growing technology companies in the world. Now, they want to share an opportunity for young companies with the same ambition.