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Get to know the 8 promising scaleups joining our Cohort #4!

AI/Machine Learning

Aptivio is a Go-To-Market AI platform for Sales Pipeline Growth. It helps B2B companies to continuously and efficiently find interesting opportunities for sales to close deals using Proprietary Signals and AI Automation. In short, puts your GTM on autopilot.


Food Tech

DIG-IN, the data powerhouse formerly known as Zomato Portugal, is more than just a technology restaurant marketplace. We're obsessed with uncovering all the gems within F&B data, empowering businesses with the most comprehensive insights. From forecasting trends to optimising operations or understanding the current brand presence, DIG-IN equips you with all the info you need to dominate the ever-evolving F&B landscape. Whether a restaurant, an FMCG company or another institution in the food sector we invite you to join us on our mission to become the world's number one F&B data company and transform the way you see food, and data, forever.

Get More Brain

Ed Tech

Get More Brain, founded in Zurich (Switzerland) in 2021, has gained significant market traction and a roster of high-profile clients for its SaaS platform. What sets Get More Brain apart is its seamless fusion of Generative AI with an intuitive, yet potent, knowledge management and learning technology platform.


Insur Tech

Lovys is the first 100% digital neo-insurance company offering tailor-made insurance products designed to meet the needs of new generations and support them throughout every stage of their life. Lovys develops its own offers, and unique insurance products based on consumers' needs. Lovys enables users to easily manage all their insurance policies via a single, 100% online interface (home, smartphone, car, etc.). Lovys simplifies the process and assists in cancelling old policies. Lovys offers an all-in-one monthly subscription that makes it easy to subscribe to a whole range of tailor-made insurance policies: home, smartphone, car, and even pets.


AI/Machine Learning

MeetGeek is a top-rated meeting automation platform that streamlines how meetings are conducted and increases the productivity of teams throughout the company. We are a global company present in more than 100 countries. A meeting assistant connects with the calendar and seamlessly joins meetings from multiple conferencing software systems for automatic recording, transcribing, and summaries in over 30+ languages. The platform enables teams to collaborate, share and track meeting performance and is used by multiple roles and departments within a company. MeetGeek redefines knowledge sharing and awareness within the company with automated end-to-end workflows and integrations with 10000+ tools.


Audio Tech

Making great music is complicated, time-consuming and expensive. But it doesn’t have to be. We created Musiversal to help musicians produce amazing music, for a fraction of the time and cost. From the comfort of home, you can now collaborate in real-time with world-class musicians, seeing your music come to life in front of your own eyes. Since launching 3 years ago Musiversal has delivered over 60,000 sessions, helped music creators produce 30,000 songs, and secured $4M in VC funding while creating stable jobs for talented musicians worldwide.


Health Tech

MyCareforce is the marketplace platform that connects healthcare professionals with shifts, revolutionizing how facilities source, vet and manage their staff. It’s as simple as posting the shift, matching with the right candidate and paying at the end. At the same time, professionals are free to choose when and where they want to work, bringing flexibility to a sector that is not used to it.



Paynest is the all-in-one solution for innovative leaders focused on cost efficiency and employee engagement.
Founded in the end of 2022, Paynest has a growing presence in three European markets. The financial SaaS platform has already enabled more than 35 companies, representing a universe of more than 30,000 workers, to have a positive impact on their lives. Paynest’s offering includes streamlined expense management, salary and bonus on-demand, access to a confidential financial coach, and financial education services.

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Sports Tech

BHOUT is a gaming company with the heart of a fitness leader and created the “first Boxing Bag with a brain” by combining sensors on the bag with 3D Computer Vision, breakthrough Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning. At its centre lies an ENTERTAINMENT ecosystem that bets on a gamification of everyone’s killer instinct to fight for fun. Create content, Play, Fight, Compete. BHOUT’s clients believe the right hook is key to the right mind. BHOUT believes gaming technology can bring the two together.


Clean Tech

Enline is a leading provider of innovative digital twin technology and data-driven solutions for energy assets. Our mission is to transform the way businesses monitor, maintain, and optimize their energy assets, driving efficiency and sustainability across the industry. We offer things like Dynamic Line Rating, Vegetation Management, and Fault Location to help asset managers get more out of their existing infrastructure. Enline is all about the future - a future with more renewable energy, less waste, and a greener planet.


Health Tech

iLoF is a digital health company pioneering a breakthrough AI-Platform to accelerate the future of personalized drug discovery and development. Through advanced AI and Photonics, iLoF collects massive amounts of data to build a digital library of biomarkers and biological profiles, bringing together world-class physicists, biologists, and data scientists to get life-saving personalized treatments to patients faster. Recognized by CB Insights as one of the top Digital Health companies in the world and by the Financial Times as a Transformational Business in Healthcare, iLoF is supported by leading institutions like Microsoft Ventures, Mayfield and Oxford University, and has been regularly featured by outlets like Tech Crunch, Wired, or Sifted as a rising star in AI-Driven Drug Discovery, Health Screening & Data Analytics.


Industrial Tech

The ever-increasing complexity of both products and manufacturing processes increases the cost of poor quality (COPQ) which corresponds to 5-40% of the revenues, which also impacts sustainability through an increase in waste and pollution. KIT-AR provides an industrial Augmented Reality platform that digitally enhances their workers to increase their productivity, improve quality, and reduce any costly mistakes. The platform provides workers with personalised instruction sets tailored to their context complemented with automated quality control to assess the correct completion of work carried out. Furthermore, the platform monitors the work carried out to derive valuable insights for continuous process optimisation.


Health Tech

Maven.Pet is a pioneering AI-based platform designed to transform veterinary care by enabling early detection of health issues, reducing the need for emergency interventions and constant updates to pet owners. Its integration into clinics streamlines operations, allowing vets to provide top-tier, proactive care efficiently with quicker and more effective diagnosis. The platform's smart technology interprets pet data in real-time, offering vets a powerful tool to enhance pet health outcomes without the constraint of tight budgets or overburdened schedules, all while fostering stronger vet-pet owner relationships.


Health Tech

At Nutrium, we strongly believe that everyone should have access to high-quality nutritional guidance. Recognising the significant impact of work on our eating habits, Nutrium collaborates with companies to enhance nutritional literacy and provide complimentary access to top-tier nutritionists for all employees, worldwide. These professionals are readily available via the Nutrium app, proactively providing assistance whenever necessary. Our innovative approach prioritises personalised guidance, seamlessly fostering healthy eating habits.


Home Services

OSCAR is an on-demand home services app with over 150 fixed-price repair, cleaning, and laundry services. It was launched in Portugal in 2021, where it holds the market-leading position, and has recently expanded to Madrid. The company is experiencing 50% QoQ growth, achieving an annual GMV of over €4.6 million, with strong unit economics.


Ad Tech

ValuesCo enables brands, nonprofits and media publishers to launch viral collective action campaigns to acquire new customers and deeply engage current ones. We’ve reinvented digital advertising into a participatory experience for the future of the Internet with a stack that converts better, captures opt-in first-party data, and generates measurable impact outcomes, transforming closed-loop time-bound media buys into evergreen data-rich community building.

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AI & Machine Learning

Automaise Support Genius is a suite of products built to radically optimize customer service operations. Automaise Support Genius is omni-present across the life cycle of a customer request, from deflecting low to mid-complexity support requests to highly improving agent handling times, delivering efficiency gains across operations north of 50%. Leveraging on state-of-the-art technologies such as GPT & other forms of AI and, an advanced no-code workflow studio, we empower businesses with the right set of tools to autonomously build tailored solutions to optimize their operations.



Didimo is the leading creator of high-fidelity 3D digital characters. With a 4-time patented, generative AI technology platform, Didimo can quickly generate high-fidelity, fully animatable, and customizable digital characters for use in any digital touchpoint or experience. This breakthrough technology empowers game titles, metaverses and retailers to populate their immersive experiences in minutes rather than months and save up to 80% of traditional character costs. Didimo’s mission is to bring the richness of human engagement to every digital interaction.



MediaProbe is building the next currency for media emotional impact. Our platform captures emotional responses to media through proprietary biometric sensors distributed to thousands of panelists in their homes. We combine remote sensing and machine learning to deliver the most accurate set of media impact metrics to an industry eager for better measures of impression quality. Our clients include some of the world’s biggest broadcasters, rights holders and brands, who use our metrics to go beyond legacy currency measures - such as audience ratings -, and can now understand and act upon the actual reactions of consumers to media content.



As the world faces an unprecedented challenge to meet the rapidly growing demand for protein, MicroHarvest is challenging the boundaries to provide the sustainable protein ingredients of the future. Through our cutting-edge technologies and motivated teams, we harness the power of nature’s best protein factories: microorganisms. Our ambition is to produce nutritious, sustainable proteins to achieve the resilient food system of tomorrow – driving the impact of today. MicroHarvest understands the needs of food, feed and pet food manufacturers and meets their requirements with a Smaller, Better, Faster solution.



proGrow is a platform that converts any equipment or workstation online. With state-of-the-art IoT connectivity and data analytics, proGrow is a web platform dedicated to industrial frontline operations. With real-time dashboards and automatic alerts, information spreads quickly and decisions are data-driven. Operational teams are empowered by dedicated workflows to take immediate actions and are guided by continuous improvement tools to improve their results. proGrow, producing more with less.



Rauva is Portugal's first business super-app that allows users to open a business account, make payments, send and track certified invoices, record expenses, and issue physical and virtual cards. The super-app is the only 100% digital solution offering an integrated and seamless experience for management needs such as accounting, bookkeeping, and invoicing. Rauva eliminates the need to engage with multiple providers or platforms, making entrepreneurship easily accessible to anyone.



sheerME is a wellness services marketplace tailored to meet the needs of consumers. Access to online bookings and payments should be seamless for everyone. Currently, the available technology options for this industry are focused on solving merchants' problems rather than enhancing the consumer experience. sheerME provides access to online bookings and payments through an app and integrations with platforms such as Google, META, and Glovo, making it easy for consumers to book what they need, and with each booking, consumers earn benefits in a wallet that can be redeemed in future bookings.



Splink is a pioneering company dedicated to connecting sports fans with their favorite clubs through immersive experiences and official collectibles. We strive to enhance connections between teams and supporters by offering a range of official, interactive collectibles that allow fans to showcase their support and preserve memories of their beloved players and clubs. We are a passionate team that believes in the power of sports to unite people and create lasting memories. By integrating Augmented Reality into our products, we gather real data that enables teams to monetize their fan base more efficiently.

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Foodtech / Retailtech

Bairro is a leading fulfillment operator that specializes in urban distribution for both quick commerce and e-commerce logistics. The company is focused on building the future of omni-channel distribution, enabling brands to offer next-day, same-day and express delivery across various sales channels. Bairro's goal is to help businesses streamline logistics, decrease costs and save time with its cutting-edge technology. The company is dedicated to providing efficient and eco-friendly services to the communities it serves.



HolyWally is the world’s first wallet-as-a-service platform that combines adaptability, rapid scalability, and optimized user experience. Creating a mobile wallet for any organization has never been simpler. HolyWally is a B2B2C white-label digital wallet solution that incorporates a human-centric approach to design and usability, thereby allowing any business to give their customers the exceptional value and user experience they yearn for. HolyWally platform has a rich library of reusable web and mobile components allowing anyone to build and manage their digital wallet, which comes fully integrated with capabilities from the HolyWally network of stellar fintech partners.



Knok is a SaaS-oriented health tech startup enabling the digital transformation of healthcare. Indisputable market leader in Portugal, Knok has offices also in Brazil and clients in 12 countries of 4 continents. With Telemedicine at its core, the startup performed over 400.000 consultations and just in 2022 the total minutes of appointments performed was equivalent to 5.2 years. From initial triage and an AI symptoms checker to post-consultation automated follow up interactions, Knok collects insights from unlimited data sources along the patient journey to create digitally integrated therapeutics that allows the company to provenly improve people’s lives at a lower cost.



Leadzai is a customer acquisition platform that empowers businesses to grow online. We believe that the digital advertising market is falling short in helping companies secure a satisfactory return on their advertising investment, so it’s our mission to empower the next 200 million businesses to thrive effortlessly.


Cyber security

It's not enough to detect a cyberattack: you need to efficiently respond to it. Founded in 2022, headquartered in Toronto, Canada, ORNA is a turn-key cyber incident management solution that humanizes and de-stresses incident response and risk mitigation by automating the entire process and bringing InfoSec, IT, third parties, business, and even legal and HR stakeholders together in a single collaborative tool. With over 80 customers in its first year, ORNA Inc. delivers instant ROI & Best-in-Class Experience, cross-Functional AI-Enhanced Playbooks, and an incident Response Hub with 200+ integrations allowing for a fully integrated and modular approach to cyber security.



Pleez is a Portuguese food tech startup that helps restaurants to optimize their presence on Delivery platforms by making data informed decisions, and increasing their sales up to 15% (with 0 effort from the managers). Restaurants will find the definitive solution for managing their restaurant(s) on Delivery platforms, allowing restaurant managers to have a 360º view of the delivery market in real-time: Tools to track competition; Market trends and insights - follow delivery behaviour according to the season, location and category; Saving time on market analysis and managing menus - understand the impact changes had. In just one year, Pleez has 300 clients, a team of 35, and 22Mn GMV under management.


Retailtech / AI

Founded in 2017, Sensei is a Portuguese tech startup using computer vision, sensor fusion and AI to revolutionize retail with autonomous stores. In May 2021, they opened the first in Europe with leading Portuguese retailer, Sonae. Since then, they've successfully rolled out 7 solutions in Southern Europe and Brazil, expecting significant growth. Their unique offering of hyper-convenience solutions, including Autonomous Store, Pod, and Cabinet, makes them a leading player in the industry.



Zharta is a web3 DeFi company empowering the new capital market by providing a financial infrastructure to the metaverse. Zharta is creating liquidity in the NFT market by enabling instant non-custodial loans backed by NFT collateral. Zharta is eliminating bureaucracy in credit allocation, giving retail investors access to high-end assets via liquidity syndication, and creating capital efficiency by building fully automated lending pools.

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