Swisscom StartUp supports start-ups and entrepreneurs in Switzerland with advice, discounts on IT and cloud services, expertise, coaching programmes, finance and community events. With Swisscom StartUp, develop innovative products and services fit for the market.

Swisscom StartUp:

  1. Specific products & services
  2. Advice & expert knowledge
  3. Co-Creation
  4. Startup Challenges
  5. Startup Stories and Events
  6. Venture capital through Swisscom Ventures
  7. International growth thanks to Swisscom Outpost

Apply now until 11 June 2023

Does your deep tech start-up make an active contribution to social issues? Then apply for the Swisscom StartUp Challenge 2023 and win your own individual Acceleration Programme in Silicon Valley.


with start-ups

We are happy to consider applications from start-ups with scalable digital solutions so that,
together, we can push innovations forward and
bring new products and services to the market.

Swisscom Ventures

Swisscom Ventures invests in start-ups who want to achieve high goals with new technologies or offers.

Swisscom Outpost

Use the Swisscom outpost and visit us with your startup in Silicon Valley to meet the international market!

Swiss FinTech Startup Map

Find out more about the Swiss Fintech start-up market with the interactive digital map:

Start-up support from Swisscom StartUp:
Business Acceleration for founders

  • Services - Benefit from a range of products and services as a start-up company: Have Swisscom StartUp’s experts analyse your IT infrastructure needs and enjoy preferential conditions for subscriptions and cloud services
  • Co-creation - As a start-up, work with Swisscom StartUp to drive your innovations, found your own company and launch new products and services on the market
  • Co-working spaces - Use offices throughout Switzerland to get your own ideas up and running: Work spaces and community meeting places can be hotbeds of innovation
  • Programmes - Swisscom StartUp supports, coaches and invests in your start-up through a range of programmes for founders
  • Events & start-up community - As a business, use the start-up network and the wide range of events as a platform
  • Venture capital – Swisscom Ventures invests in startups to actively support growth and international market development.
  • International growth – Use Swisscom Outpost as your international launchpad. Co-working and mentoring give you direct access to Silicon Valley’s local ecosystem