German Indian Startup Exchange Program

The German Indian Startup Exchange Program (GINSEP) is a multi-stakeholder platform that provides services to corporates, economic development agencies and other stakeholders who want to connect with German and Indian startups. At the same time, the initiative supports startups by offering networking opportunities through events, workshops, pitching formats and study tours, providing information and practical help in accessing each other’s market, drawing on a large network of partners consisting of incubators, investors, companies, funding organisations, etc. from both countries.

Originally initiated by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Protection (BMWK), GINSEP is built on private sector principles and aims to strengthen and promote exchange between India and Germany in the startup sector.



Multi-stakeholder platform build on private sector principles

Service provider for Indian and German startup ecosystem actors

An initiative run by Beyond Borders Innovation BBI GmbH and endorsed by BMWK




Economic Development Agencies

German & Indian startups

Other startup ecosystem actors



Building your investment-ready startup pipeline

Curarting your Indo-German startup events

Supporting startups in their expansion endeavours

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