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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

321

Turnover

50 928 143

Avg. gross wage

4521

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

99

Turnover

3 516 300

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

121

Turnover

4 333 506

Avg. gross wage

5631

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

1203

Turnover

1 3042 537

Avg. gross wage

2110

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

289

Turnover

20 123 705

Avg. gross wage

1600

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

100

Turnover

6 999 391

Avg. gross wage

750

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

84

Turnover

3 513 462

Avg. gross wage

2300

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

497

Turnover

17 299 130

Avg. gross wage

8900

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

285

Turnover

1 647 766 2

Avg. gross wage

1230

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

134

Turnover

3 632 942

Avg. gross wage

4100

FinTech

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

Stats updated

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

1651

Turnover

35 334 303

Avg. gross wage

2370

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

238

Turnover

20 076 045

Avg. gross wage

1900

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

153

Turnover

5 553 218

Avg. gross wage

700

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

56

Turnover

568 771

Avg. gross wage

960

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

688

Turnover

18 352 598

Avg. gross wage

3500

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

3rd quarter 2019

Employees

26

Turnover

1 249 454

Avg. gross wage

4521

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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

If you answered yes to those questions, you can be included in our database!

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