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Startup of the Month

Startup of the Month



This section provides an overview of the success stories connected to the MCEI and/or the University of Mannheim. We at MCEI are working hard to make this list as complete as possible but we are still missing out on many startups and companies. If you have further suggestions of companies we should include, please let us know.


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Startup of the Month

Startup of the Month
CloudRail, a startup out of Mannheim founded by Felix Kollmar and David Amann, former students of the HS Mannheim, is attempting to solve a problem many software developers are having these days. The company, is developing technology to enable developers to write to a single API that will connect to and handle data translations for an ever growing list of devices and…
sovanta offers complete solutions for simplifying and mobilizing business applications. The one question they always ask is “How can we improve your specific business processes or models using simplified or mobile business applications and therefore add real value to your business?”.  CEO Klaus E. Heinrich is an alumni of the University of Mannheim, former board member of the SAP AG…
Introducing the Startup Lounge #9 Minveo has one specific goalt: They want to revolutionize the financial industry by making banking sexy! Technology has changed many industries and customer needs. Now smart technologies start to take over the finance sector. Being usually exclusive for a quite moneyed clientele, individual asset management is with Minveo accessable for every client, asset and saving goal. Based…
Winning the Elevator Pitch Local Cup Rhein-Neckar OPAL (OPerational AnaLytics) has gained first public attention with their first product: OPAL's FFDF provides predictive analytics in real-time for fresh food management in the retail industry. Shelves can be optimally equipped and waste is reduced significantly, at the end of the day. The information can be aggregated in real-time and provided to every…
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  • Institut für Mittelstandsforschung
  • Gründerverbund
  • ESF
  • Europäische Union
  • Baden-Württemberg - Ministerium für Finanzen und Wirtschaft
  • Absolventum