Startups Drive Growth

The total value creation of the global startup economy reached $2.3 trillion from 2015 to 2017. Startups matter. Our data, programs, and advice to key ecosystem leaders help them succeed.

Global Startup Ecosystem Report 2019

The most widely read publication on global startup ecosystems, based on data from over 1 million companies across 150 cities. Founders, investors, policy leaders, and journalists alike consider our reports required reading.


The Science of Effective Startup Acceleration

Accelerators, incubators, co-working spaces, and other startup support programs can be key pillars of a thriving startup ecosystem. Measuring their individual impact is a complex task.

Together with some of the world's leading Startup Support Organizations and Programs (SSOPs), we defined key indicators to further drive program effectiveness and startup success.

World-Leading Startup Ecosystem Development

While founders should lead the way, governments are feeders of ecosystem success. We work closely with innovation policy leaders everywhere, producing key insights and implementing best-in-class policies and programs.

Make better decisions and investments to help your startups to grow, scale, and give back in jobs and GDP. Join our global knowledge network and put your city on the map.

When it comes to understanding where, why, and how entrepreneurial growth takes place, there is nobody sharper out there than the wizards at Startup Genome.

James Ledbetter

Editor, Inc. magazine and Inc.com

Startup Genome helps us realize our vision through a clear agenda for action and a fast track to impactful global partnerships.

Terry Rock

President & CEO, Platform Calgary

The collaboration with Startup Genome has enabled us to benchmark the Helsinki startup ecosystem on a global scale.

Marja-Liisa Niinikoski

CEO, Helsinki Business Hub

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