One of the youngest and fastest growing startup ecosystems in the world - Berlin’s startup ecosystem is on the cusp of its third wave: the post-eCommerce era. While still being a toddler, new Berlin is way riskier and techie. Nerdier than ever before and doesn’t accept any old patterns, rules and players. Berlin is going through its 3rd version and the majority haven’t noticed it yet. Welcome to Berlin 3.0.
Last week Jorge Soto from Soto Ventures and I spoke about Berlin and what makes it the fastest growing startup ecosystem, what elements are still missing, how do you start to bring money back and how to teach corporations to understand the innovation cycle.