Launched in 1997, >>venture>> has now been fostering winning business ideas for over two decades. Competition alumni have gone on to successfully found over 700 companies and create more than 7,000 jobs here in Switzerland. Read on to learn more about the up-and-coming innovators that >>venture>> has supported over the years
2020 GRAND PRIZE WINNER
Congratulations to the 2020 >>venture>> Grand Prize Winner, Oxyle AG, who won CHF 150,000 as well as a McKinsey & Company business consulting package. Oxyle uses a reusable nanocatalyst to degrade hazardous micropollutants, such as pharmaceuticals, pesticides, chemicals etc. from wastewater.
ETH spinoff Sensirion was the winner of the inaugural edition of >>venture>> in 1998. The company has gone on to become a leading producer of innovative digital microsensors, supplying customers in the medical, industrial, automotive and consumer goods industries. Headquartered near Zurich, Sensirion now employs over 600 staff across multiple branches in Europe, Asia and the United States.