The fund builds on the successful track record of incubation and growth from a previous incubation setup.
The success of Odense Robotics StartUp Hub has paved the way for Odense Robotics StartUp Fund. The Hub was established in 2015 and closed in 2022, and was a hardware incubator for early-stage robot and drone startups.
The Hub became known as one of Europe’s leading incubators with a success rate of 80%. More than 30 startups were part of the hub and today they employ more than 170 employees. During their time in the hub, the startups received more than EUR 30 million in external investments and more than EUR 7.5 million in soft money, without renouncing ownership rights.