What is Tech5?

Tech5 is an annual competition organised by TNW and Adyen.

Have you experienced mind blowing revenue growth? Do you have what it takes to join Europe's fastest growing tech companies on stage during TNW Conference 2017? 

TNW and Adyen are taking a deep dive into six key European markets to identify the fastest growing companies based on revenue numbers. 

See you at the finals!!

Country Winners 2017

UK: Deliveroo
Germany: Bragi
The Netherlands: Tiqets
France: Misterfly
Sweden: Matsmart


May we present the 2017 winner: MisterFly

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Previous Tech5 winners

These companies already made their mark on Tech5

  • Fairphone
  • YPlan
  • Lyst
  • Transferwise
  • made.com
  • SwiftKey
  • CrowdCube
  • Lesara
  • Foodpanda
  • Movinga
  • FinanceFox
  • Blacklane
  • Delivery Hero
  • Finexkap
  • Drivy
  • Cabify
  • Kantox
  • Acast
  • Deliveroo
  • Tiqets
  • Bragi
  • MisterFly
  • Happn
  • CornerJob

Our country ambassadors

We are working with key influencers to connect to your country’s ecosystem

  • Jose Iglesias

    Jose Iglesias

    Director EMEA, Techstars

  • Aurore Belfrage

    Aurore Belfrage

    Head of Together, EQT Ventures

  • Jan Hammer

    Jan Hammer

    General Partner, Index Ventures

  • Patrick de Laive

    Patrick de Laive

    Co-Founder, TNW

  • Maximilian von der Ahé

    Maximilian von der Ahé

    Co-Founder , Betahaus

  • Willy Braun

    Willy Braun

    Co-Founder , Daphni

Our connection to fast growing startups

The Next Web is a tech media company that brings remarkable stories to its audience. We celebrate companies that achieve the extraordinary and we give them a chance to shine.

Adyen is a payments company that was one of the fastest-growing companies of the world only a few years back. Now, it wants to give back to young fast-growing companies and connect with them.