Estonian Startup Database

Estonian Startup Database is the most extensive source for Estonian startups, powered by Startup Estonia. Get an overview of Estonian startups by ranking and filtering them by sectors, technology, stage, employee count, turnover, etc. You can also create custom reports of specific sectors. For overviews and definitions of specific sectors, click on ‘’Sector insights’’ below.  

AdTech & Creative Tech

Sector covers technologies used in advertising, marketing, media, entertainment, and creative industry. It captures different types of analytics, monitoring and digital tools and systems used in the context of advertising and marketing.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

261

Turnover

65 019 485

Avg. gross wage

1952

Advanced Manufacturing & Industry

A broad set of enabling technologies, processes and practices that businesses from a wide range of sectors can adopt to improve their productivity and competitiveness.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

139

Turnover

5 021 158

Avg. gross wage

1453

AgTech & FoodTech

Technologies used in agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting, animal husbandry, food and beverage fields, horticulture, and aquaculture with the aim of improving yield, efficiency, and profitability through information monitoring and analysis of relevant indicators such as weather, pests, and soil and air temperature.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

105

Turnover

5 333 707

Avg. gross wage

1644

Business software & HR

A broad set of softwares and services that are designed to integrate multiple facets of a company’s business through the interchange of information from various business process areas and related databases.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

1159

Turnover

106 767 216

Avg. gross wage

2541

CleanTech

Clean technology is an umbrella term which is used to define technologies which optimize the use of natural resources, produce energy from renewable sources, increase efficiency and productivity, generate less waste and cause less environmental pollution.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

192

Turnover

23 083 895

Avg. gross wage

1700

Communication

Technologies used to create, store, transmit, or share information. It includes telecommunication, communications equipment and services, networking solutions and services (also social media and social networking) and internet technologies.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

121

Turnover

4 277 271

Avg. gross wage

2449

Consumer products and services

Consumer products and services are electronic or digital equipment, software and services intended for everyday use, including smart devices and software used for entertainment, communications and home-office activities.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

87

Turnover

5 372 119

Avg. gross wage

1002

CyberTech

Cybersecurity is the body of technologies, processes, and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs, and data from attack, damage, or unauthorized access.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

514

Turnover

31 069 965

Avg. gross wage

2350

DeepTech & SpaceTech

Technologies that are based on tangible engineering innovation or scientific advances and discoveries, including space technologies and robotics.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

344

Turnover

23 643 469

EdTech

An area of technology devoted to the development and application of tools (including software, hardware, and processes) intended to redesign traditional products and services in education.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

130

Turnover

5 399 441

Avg. gross wage

1700

FinTech

Financial technology describes the evolving intersection of financial services and technology.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

1617

Turnover

46 720 838

Avg. gross wage

2454

Gaming

Gaming involves the development, marketing, and monetization of video games and gambling machines, as well as associated services.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

223

Turnover

25 567 664

Avg. gross wage

2679

HealthTech, Life sciences & Wellness

Sector uses digital technology to maintain or improve health via the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease, illness, and injuries, also covering occupational health and safety, sport, welfare and elderly care technologies.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

176

Turnover

8 521 918

Avg. gross wage

1638

PropTech & Construction

The use of information technology to help individuals and companies research, buy, sell and manage real estate and the collection of innovative tools, machinery, modifications, software, etc. used during the construction phase.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

58

Turnover

1 139 428

Avg. gross wage

2205

Transportation & Logistics

Transportation and logistics technology refers to tools and machines used to solve problems or improve conditions in respect to the movement of people and goods.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

728

Turnover

26 096 05

Avg. gross wage

2654

TravelTech

Travel technology consists technologies used in the travel, tourism and hospitality industry - eg. flight tracking, trip planning, journey planner, booking price tracking and so on.
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Startups in this sector

Stats updated

I-IV quarter 2019

Employees

42

Turnover

3 002 962

Avg. gross wage

1730

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  • Are you running a technology-based business registered in Estonia?
  • Your company is not older than 10 years
  • Your company's goal is to develop and launch an innovative and repeatable business model
  • Your company has fast global growth potential

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