The GINSEP is is a non-monetary platform initiated by the German Startups Association and supported by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) to strengthen and foster the German-Indian economic relations in the field of startups.


The GINSEP hosts a range of events on internationalization and provides information beyond the vibrant startup hotspots of Germany and India on the entirety of the respective ecosystem. Furthermore, the GINSEP develops a Go-To-Market-Guideto support the soft landing of globalising startups.


Within the GINSEP, the German Startups Association acts as a neutral intermediary channelling the information flow between the Indian and German startup ecosystems. The GINSEP is implemented with the support of honorary GISEP ambassadors and mentors in both countries.

The Startup ecosystems in India and German

The Startup ecosystems in India and German are both mature and vibrant. The GINSEP supports both German and Indian startups in their efforts to not only understand but ultimately also be able tp access the other country´s local ecosystem.