Quicargo selected for ambitious Techleap.nl Rise program as one of Netherlands most promising scale-ups

We are thrilled to announce we have been chosen to participate in the development program of Techleap Rise. With this ambitious program, Techleap.nl & Dutch top entrepreneurs will help 10 of Netherland’s fastest growing scale-ups.

What is Techleap.nl Rise?

Techleap.nl is a non-profit publicly funded organisation helping to quantify and accelerate the tech ecosystem of the Netherlands.

Empowering people and their tech companies to scale with programs and initiatives for improving access to capital, market and talent.

“For Quicargo it is a great compliment & encouragement to have been selected as one of the 10 tech scale-ups for the Techleap.nl Rise program. I’m confident that the participation will help us to accomplish our ambitious plan for the upcoming years to ‘disrupt the logistics industry.’ I’m looking forward to learn and share insights with top leaders and fellow entrepreneurs that founded the most promising companies in Europe. To the future!”

Avishai Trabelsi, CEO @ Quicargo

Strict requirements attendees

The criteria to join the program are strict, a scale-up qualifies for the program if they meet the following criteria:

  • Currently €10M+ is being raised in a funding round or they are preparing to raise it with their next round
  • An annual turnover in excess of €1 million
  • More than 10 FTEs employed; at least 50% annual growth and a clear understanding of the product/service and the market they serve

Want to know more about Techleap Rise? Make sure to read their official announcement.

What does the program contain?

Quicargo will be getting support from top entrepreneurs like Pieter van der Does (Adyen), Ali Niknam (bunq), Steven Schuurman (Elastic), Chris Hall (Bynder), Michiel Muller (Picnic) and Gillian Tans (Booking.com).

As part of the program, the entrepreneurs are going to be put on the international map with corporates, investors and media. Founders are encouraged in groups of ten to fifteen participants to learn from each other about the challenges of scaling up a company.

They will receive support and feedback from top Dutch entrepreneurs who share their own insights and lessons learned with the new batch of promising scale-ups. Every quarter year Techleap.nl Rise will help a new group of entrepreneurs.