Our Partners

Our purpose
We believe that impact ventures play a vital part in accelerating the worldwide adoption of sustainable and inclusive technologies, policies and behaviours. Our goal is to make impact ventures from Central and Eastern Europe ready for investment, growth and global impact and to build a strong eco-system in our region of local and international purpose-driven investors.

The Investment Ready Program is run by Impact Hub Vienna in collaboration with our partners.

We also work in close collaboration with the Investment Ready Program NL, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Find more about their program here.

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The Impact Hub Vienna is a platform for entrepreneurially thinking people with innovative ideas to change the worlds most pressing problems. The Impact Hub offers infrastructure, community, programs and space to start, improve and scale the social entrepreneur’s endeavours.

Program Partners

Combating poverty, ensuring peace and preserving the environment are the three major concerns of the Austrian Development Agency (ADA). The aim of the collaboration between IRP and ADA is to provide access to world-class entrepreneur services and grow the ecosystem to support social business development in the Western Balkans.

AWS supports incubators and accelerators as well as incubated start-ups. The aim of the collaboration between IRP and AWS is to strengthen and expand the program, resulting in a higher annual volume of investment ready start-ups and international expansion.


tecnet finances the development of business ideas, innovations and technologies (Seed to Start-Up). We offer growth companies direct equity investments.

For more than 30 years, the Vienna business agency has actively supported the development of Vienna as a business location. As the first contact point for national and international companies, they offer financial support, real estate and consulting.

The Boston Consulting Group is a global management consulting firm and the world’s leading advisor on business strategy. They partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest-value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises.

ECOVIS is a leading global consulting firm with its origins in Continental Europe. It has over 6,000 people operating in over 60 countries. Its consulting focus and core competencies lie in the areas of tax consultation, accounting, auditing and legal advice.The particular strength of ECOVIS is the combination of personal advice at a local level with the general expertise of an international and interdisciplinary network of professionals.

Investor network


Regional implementation Partners