Green Startup Cup

The mission of the Green Startup Cup is to accelerate innovative startups that contribute to the green transition in Denmark.

Apply now to pitch at the Green Startup Cup 2022 and win a full BCG strategy project and potential investments of up to 1 million DKK from Antler.


The Green Startup Cup is an initiative founded by Boston Consulting Group (BCG) with Antler and Vækstfonden as co-hosts. It is a competition where promising green startups have the possibility to pitch their business idea at a one-day event on August 24th.

Selected semi-finalists will be invited to the event, where they will pitch their business idea in front of a panel of judges with the opportunity to win BCG strategy support and potential VC investment.

Apply now to get the chance to be one of the selected startups and showcase your business idea in front of BCG, Antler, Vækstfonden and industry leading judges.


A six-week full-time BCG Strategy project for the winning startup in H2 2022
BCG targeted strategy workshop for 2 selected semi-finalists in H2 2022​
Opportunity to pitch for Antler investment committee for top 3 finalists with a potential investment of 1m DKK in September 2022​
Pitch coaching and 3 masterclasses for semi-finalists on funding and pitching in August 2022​
Pre-screening of all semi-finalists for participation in Antler 12-week startup program starting September 2022​
Introduction to leading corporates and investors within the green innovation space​


More to come

Marianne Dahl
Managing Director & Partner,
Boston Consulting Group
Rolf Kjærgaard
Adm. direktør, Vækstfonden
Michael Wiatr
Partner, Antler
Brian Mikkelsen
Adm. direktør, Dansk Erhverv
André Rogaczewski
CEO, Netcompany
Henriette Hallberg Thygesen
Executive Vice President, Mærsk


All startups that live up the below prerequisites can apply:

  • Danish CVR number 
  • All pre-IPO startups  
  • Innovative product or business model contributing to
    a greener future

Cup day – August 24
at Børssalen

Preliminary program

  • 15:00-15:30: Opening & keynote speech
  • 15:30-16:30: Semi-finals
  • 16:30-17:00: Break
  • 17:00-18:15: Finals
  • 18:15-18:45: Voting
  • 18:45-19:00: Announcement of winner
  • 19:00: Networking

Børsen, Slotsholmsgade 1, 1216 København K


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