On May 3, Dealroom was on stage during the EU-startups Summit in Barcelona, presenting insights about Venture Capital in Europe and Spain. The event was also the occasion to announce the pre-launch of the Catalonia map powered by Dealroom’s Ecosystem Solution.
Spain is one of Europe’s fastest growing tech hubs. A record of €1.4 billion was invested in Spanish startups in 2018. Both small rounds (below €10M) and megarounds are growing much faster than the European average with an annual growth rate of respectively 17% and 42%. Also, Spain is among the countries in Europe that receives the biggest percentage of foreign capital flowing in the local tech ecosystem.
More key figures are available in the full presentation.