Phonovation is Ireland’s largest Automated Voice and Business SMS provider

We process in excess of 120 million calls and text messages per year across multiple countries. We are the market leaders in our field and use this position to constantly strive for the maximum possible Return on Investment for our customers.

We provide innovative solutions using great technology and our high standards have been recognised with Microsoft Silver Partnership status.

We know that each business is completely unique. That’s why we tailor each communications solution to the specific requirements of the client drawing on our 28 years of experience. The result: You can communicate with your customers as efficiently as possible and at a very low cost.


PwC Germany provides customized auditing and consulting services to companies of all sizes with around 10,627 members of staff at 21 different locations. We help our clients to face diverse challenges, and strive to put new ideas into practice. We leverage all of our assets: experience, industry knowledge, high standards of quality, commitment to innovation and the resources of our expert network in 157 countries.

Within our start-up competence center “NextLevel” we are working with and supporting passionate entrepreneurs. Our experts provide tailored advice and solutions for each stage of growth journey, from start-up through to scale-up and exit.

As part of our TQ partnership we offer a customized UX accelerator program for start-ups. The program provides start-ups the opportunity to carry out their own UX user tests with the goal to improve the UX of their products.

We are offering: #Audit, #Business plan, #Exit,#Financial modelling, #Funding, #GDPR, #Growth strategy, #Legal advice, #Licensing, #Market Expansion, #Market entry, #Valuation,
#ICO, #IPO, #Tax advice, #PSD2, #Usability, #User design, #UX

Deutsche Bank AG

Deutsche Bank is Germany’s leading bank, with a strong position in Europe and a significant presence in the Americas and Asia Pacific.
Deutsche Bank provides banking services to corporations, governments, institutional investors, small and medium-sized businesses, and private individuals.
We have established strong bases in all major emerging markets, and therefore have good prospects for business growth in fast-growing economies, including the Asia Pacific region, Central and Eastern Europe, and Latin America. In Europe, we are well placed to benefit from the aforementioned resilient conditions in our home market, Germany, and from continued strong levels of corporate activity in the euro zone.
Digital transformation and innovation are important pillars of Deutsche Bank’s overall strategy. Deutsche Bank connects to startups on various occasions. Startups and established tech companies seeking to introduce their ideas and services to Deutsche Bank can also use our structured communication channel to connect with us. Send us your pitch via the Pitch Portal now (

VR-LEASING Aktiengesellschaft

- Ein Unternehmen der VR Leasing Gruppe -
Die VR Leasing Gruppe ist in der Genossenschaftlichen FinanzGruppe Volksbanken Raiffeisenbanken die Expertin für einfache und damit schnelle Finanzierungslösungen für Unternehmer und den Mittelstand. Sie arbeitet mit den Genossenschaftsbanken und weiteren strategischen Partnern zusammen. Die VR Leasing Gruppe bietet passgenaue Lösungen für Leasing, Kredit, Miete, Mietkauf sowie Factoring und Zentralregulierung an. Zudem bietet sie den Unternehmenskunden der Genossenschaftsbanken digitale Services rund um den Finanzierungsalltag. Ihre Stärke sind treffsichere und digital gestützte Finanzierungsentscheidungen innerhalb weniger Minuten.

Als Teil der Genossenschaftlichen FinanzGruppe stehen für die VR Leasing Gruppe Eigenverantwortung und Solidarität sowie nachhaltiges Wirtschaften im Zentrum ihres unternehmerischen Handelns. Der Wille, ihre Kunden mit Spitzenleistungen zu begeistern und partnerschaftlich zu begleiten, ist für die Mitarbeiter wesentlicher Antrieb.

Zu den Unternehmen der VR Leasing Gruppe mit Sitz in Eschborn gehören neben der VR-LEASING Aktiengesellschaft insbesondere VR DISKONTBANK GmbH, VR FACTOREM GmbH und BFL Leasing GmbH.

Gesellschafterin der Unternehmensgruppe ist die DZ BANK AG. Als Zentralbank der Genossenschaftlichen FinanzGruppe hat sie gemeinsam mit ihren Tochterunternehmen den Auftrag, die Geschäfte der eigenständigen Genossenschaftsbanken vor Ort mit einem umfassenden Produkt- und Dienstleistungsangebot zu unterstützen und ihre Position im Wettbewerb zu stärken.

GENO Broker GmbH

GENO Broker - Part of a strong cooperative community.
The GENO Broker GmbH is headquartered in Frankfurt am Main and is a 100% owned subsidiary of DZ BANK AG - the central institution of more than 900 cooperative banks with more than 30 million customers. We were founded in 2015 and provide a digital and save entry to the world’s stock exchanges.

As a pure online broker featuring innovative technology and a wide range of professional securities we integrate our service seamlessly into our cooperative partners’s product-life-cirlce.
In this way we guarantee a consistently high digital brokerage experience for our customers within the cooperative community.

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Ernst & Young GmbH

EY (Ernst & Young GmbH) is a global leader in assurance, tax, transactions and advisory services.
For decades, EY has been supporting start-ups and entrepreneurs around the world, many are market leading organisations today.

Do you want to get your ideas off the ground?
We support start-ups on their growth journey from the very beginning. We provide assistance with pressing strategic, tax, legal and financial issues through every phase of your business so you can focus on implementing your business ideas and making sure things on the right track from the start.
Finally, we help you make introductions to financial investors, mentors, development partners, large corporations as well as leading mid-market and family businesses. These associations will be critical to evolving your business and securing its growth.

Check out our Websites for useful start-up information, details of events and initiatives such as EYnovation or EY Start-up Academy, and get also EY contacts in your region.

EY contact in Eschborn / Germany:

Christopher Schmitz | Partner | EMEIA Financial Services

Daniel Molis | Manager | EMEIA Financial Services - Transaction Advisory Services

Francesco Pisani | EMEIA Financial Services / Transaction Advisory Services


equensWorldline is the pan-European leader in payments and transactional services. Being part of the Worldline Group, we combine long-standing proven expertise in traditional mass payment systems and innovative e-commerce and mobile payment solutions. With more than 50 years of experience we service a broad, international client base in numerous countries across Europe.

TeamBank AG

The TeamBank AG is the consumer finance specialist within the cooperative financial network in Germany. TeamBank’s core product, easyCredit, is the leading brand for installment loans in Germany. Additional to that TeamBank has recently started an end-to-end online pay on account solution for e-commerce shops as well as the point-of-sale.
TeamBank differentiates itself from its competitors by offering simple processes, individual advice and fair product features. The headquarter of the company is located in Nuremberg, Germany, where around 1000 employees work in a newly built highly innovative building. A new workplace concept strengthens innovation and communication while strongly expressing the company’s identity and culture. The value-based corporate culture forms the basis of the company.
Fairness and partnership are of paramount importance and shape the dealings with customers, partner banks, suppliers, startup partners and colleagues.