Support throughout the founding process

For startup teams from the HPI environment, a variety of support offers are available. These range from individual coaching and consultancy to the provision of infrastructure and capital.  

Overview of the offers for HPI founders

  • Intensive coaching and consultancy on specific questions that arise in the startup process (among others, business model development, project planning, financial planning, and funding possibilities)
  • Offers of pre-seed financing for startups from the HPI environment
  • Provision of a coworking space at HPI for founder teams

Cofounder and Jobs in Startups

As a start-up you are always in search of excellent cofounders or employees. As a student or alumni you often search for exciting professional challenges. Here is where the HPI Connect Jobportal offers valuable support by connecting interesting startups with students and alumni of the HPI.

Also our cooperation partner HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management offers exciting jobs in startups from the SpinLab Accelerator. A visit of their site is particularly worthwile.

News about founder support


The countdown is running: only 2 days left until the HPI-HHL Startup Bootcamp kick-off!

Seit März 2017 unterstützt Julian Giessing das HPI E-School Team. Julian hat in den vergangenen knapp 3 Jahren ein Online … > more


The countdown is running: only 2 days left until the HPI-HHL Startup Bootcamp kick-off!

Das Berliner Virtual Reality Startup Vragments hat einen Workshop am HPI durchgeführt, um eine prototypische Anwendung samt … > more


Cinuru at the European Film Market

At the centre of Europe’s most exciting startup hub, Berlin, EFM Horizon presents 10 leading tech entrepreneurs from … > more


Quantosparks among Germany's Top 10 Startups 2017

They are innovative, fast-growing and above all excellent: the Top 50 startups of the year 2017. This is the fourth time … > more


1. Failure Night at HPI on 6 February - A great success!

"Behind every failure, there's a good story and a lesson learnt!" We always hear about startup success stories but never … > more