A Word From Our CEO.
" This year brought many challenges as we navigated a rapidly changing world. However, we saw the resilience of our community as our partners and startups continued to persist and push boundaries. We had many opportunities to grow, create, and better our world. Throughout this next year, we will continue to work together and strive to make innovation open to anyone, anywhere.”
Founder & CEO of Plug and Play
Celebrating our 15 Year Anniversary.
How we built the world's largest innovation platform.
15 years in the making:
A compilation of everything we’ve learned since Plug and Play was founded in 2006. Featuring our Leadership team, programs, leading corporations, and more.
We help startups succeed
In 2021, we accelerated
We are proud to have backed some of the best founders in the world.
Average Check Size
We typically invest between $25-500k.
We invest in startups of all stages.
Number of Investments
116 domestic -94 international
Portfolio Company Exits
21 more than last year
Congratulations to our incredible portfolio companies
who became Unicorns this year.
Our partners make
innovation a priority.
In 2021, we worked with
We expanded our global presence.
Alberta, Antwerp, Chicago, Cairo, Hyderabad,
Istanbul, Modena, Nur-Sultan, Seoul, Riyadh.
We have presence in North America,
South America, Europe, Asia, Africa.
Introducing Maritime, our newest vertical.
“The launching of our first maritime platform in Antwerp represents the beginning of a new “voyage” for us at Plug and Play. We are eager to support our founding partners and the existing local innovation community through our global ecosystem, by means of impactful startup-corporate collaboration.”
Founder and CEO of Plug and Play
A new hub for innovation in the maritime sector.
We hosted 30% more
events than last year.
See how our partners and startups have worked together this past year.