Rockstart is a global accelerator-VC that empowers purpose-driven founders across three domains: AgriFood, Energy and Emerging Technologies.

Welcome to Rockstart

We are an international team of +35 professionals dedicated to empowering purpose-driven founders to drive positive change on a global scale. We have an entrepreneurial mindset, we are open and honest, we strive to get results and we're committed to our mission. What we value most is founders, their big, bold dreams and how we can add value and create a better future together.

We are a global, remote-first organization with offices in Amsterdam (NL), Copenhagen (DK), and Bogota (COL).

We provide fast-track scaling solutions for purpose-driven founders operating in Energy, AgriFood and Emerging Technology - through domain-focused, mentor-driven programs, market introductions and investments from early stage to series B from our funds.

Since its establishment in 2011, Rockstart has invested in more than 250 startups and its alumni value to date is €750m. Rockstart has notable exits such as Wercker, Bouw7, iClinic and in 2021 3D Hubs and Brincr.

Core Values

Working @Rockstart

Investing for a better future

With a global network and offices in Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Bogotá, we’re on a mission to invest in and empower founders to drive positive change on a global scale. 

We know from experience that most early-stage founders face challenges in several key areas when growing their startups. Our team of commercially seasoned entrepreneurs and skilled professionals works with exceptional founders to help them to build successful companies. Together we contribute to solving some of the world’s biggest challenges.

International remote-first team

We are a global, remote-first organization with around 40 people on our team, representing 15 different nationalities and 5 different continents. We have an open company culture and we like to connect with each other on a personal level. 

Being a remote-first organization, we offer the flexibility to work from home or the office. We trust our team to work independently and to be in charge of their time and performance .

We invest in and empower founders  from all over the world, while always ensuring the inclusion and diversity of our team and portfolio companies. This is a great opportunity to work with people with diverse skills, backgrounds and experiences.


A Global Network

At Rockstart you will not only be surrounded by your teammates, but also by more than 250 driven and talented entrepreneurs as well as hundreds of mentors, investors and industry experts. 

Working at Rockstart is a great opportunity to expand your network and stay ahead of the times by knowing all the latest innovations that our founders are developing. Being a part of our global community of founders, investors and mentors means that you’ll get to make connections with industry experts and professionals from all over the world, setting you up with a robust network for life.