8 editions of Tech5

What you need to know

Tech5 showcases the hottest young scale-ups in Europe based on their performance, growth, and potential.

Access to the community will grant you the entrance to a top network of founders.

join the community

What you get when joining Tech5

When selected you will be notified by the TNW team, which will share the details of the award.

- The top 5 in each country will be covered on TNW's media site

- Each company is invited to speak at local events organised by TNW and Adyen

how to apply


We will select companies on a range of factors including notable investment rounds and revenue growth.

In order to apply for the Tech5 you have to meet the following criteria:

- founded in 2015 or later,

- HQ in Europe.