Technology Fast 50 Central Europe 2019

Technology Fast 50 Central Europe
20th Edition

Technology Fast 50 is a programme that recognises and profiles the fastest growing public or private technology companies in Central Europe.

Technology Fast 50 Central Europe 2019

The application period is closed.

Winners of the CE Fast 50 Programme will be revealed on October 17th, 2019.

  • Why apply?

  • Who can apply?

Recognition as a Deloitte Technology Fast 50 winner provides increased, national visibility, brand recognition, and growth
opportunities for your company. We understand that it takes passion, dedication, and innovation to join
this elite group of the fastest-growing technology companies, and being recognized as
a Technology Fast 50 winner helps propel your company even further.

Enhanced credibility and brand awareness in the eyes of potential business partners, investors, clients and employees

Instant nomination for the Deloitte Fast 500 EMEA where you get the chance to gain broader audience outside Central Europe

Valuable networking opportunities with other high performing technology companies and industry experts

Chance to win the Most Disruptive Innovation award and the Social Impact award in Central Europe

Positive exposure and recognition from media and industry groups

Companies eligible for the Programme are active in the following industry segments:

  • Communications
    See sub-categories
  • Environmental Technology
    See sub-categories
  • Hardware
    See sub-categories
  • Media & Entertainment
    See sub-categories
  • Fintech
    See sub-categories
  • Healthcare & Life Sciences
    See sub-categories
  • Software
    See sub-categories

Communication

  • Equipment manufacturer
  • Satellite telecommunications service
  • Service provider
  • Wireless service provider
  • Other

Environmental Technology

  • Clean tech
  • Energy tech
  • Green tech
  • Other

Hardware

  • Electronic devices / Computers / Peripherals
  • Semiconductors / Components
  • Internet of things
  • Other

Media & Entertainment

  • Adtech
  • Digital commerce
  • Gaming
  • Over the top service
  • Social media
  • Other

Fintech

  • Asset management
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Consumer credit / Lending
  • Digital banking
  • Insurtech
  • Money transfer
  • Payments
  • Regtech
  • Other

Healthcare & Life Sciences

  • Biotechnology
  • Medical Devices
  • Medtech
  • Other

Software

  • App development / Mobile
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Blockchain
  • Consumer software
  • Data analytics
  • Enterprise software
  • Food Tech
  • Health Tech
  • HR training
  • Logistics
  • Real estate
  • SaaS / Cloud
  • Security
  • Smart city / Mobility / Transport
  • Social Enterprise / Not for profit / Charity
  • Tourism / Travel / Lodging
  • Other

Technology Fast 50 Programme categories

Fast 50

The Fast 50 is the main category of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Central Europe. It recognizes and profiles the 50 fastest-growing companies in the region based on the revenue growth over four years (2015-2018).

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Rising Stars

The Rising Stars is a special category which recognizes high-growth companies who are too young to be listed in the Fast 50 main ranking but are already growing rapidly.

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Big 5

The Big 5 is a special category which recognizes those technology companies which are too big to compete in growth rates with smaller companies participating in the main Fast 50 ranking but are still growing at a rapid pace for their size.

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Most Disruptive Innovation

The award for the Most Disruptive Innovation was introduced by Deloitte Central Europe in 2016. It recognizes a Central European company that develops a unique and innovative product or provides services that have a revolutionary impact on the market.

Social Impact

Special award for Social Impact (SI) was introduced by Deloitte Central Europe and Ashoka in 2018. It recognizes a company which successfully links great digital products/services with a positive impact on society and/or the environment.

Key dates

  • 1

    May 1st, 2019 through
    July 31st, 2019

  • 2

    August 1st, 2019 through
    September 31st, 2019

  • 3

    October 17th, 2019

Application period

If your company fulfills the entry criteria and you would like to participate in the Technology Fast 50 Central Europe Programme, please submit your application via our online form.

Verification period

Deloitte Central Europe verifies submissions and compiles the ranking. We will be in touch with all applicants.

Results announced

Stay tuned for publication of the official results for 2019.

Previous edition

10

countries represented
in the ranking

265

applications

1290%

average growth

17118%

largest growth

First place in the 2018 ranking went to the Czech 3D-printing company – Prusa Research s.r.o., whose impressive growth rate of 17118% eclipsed 6910% it recorded in 2017.

Kiwi.com, Czech search engine came in second with also a record-breaking growth rate of 14377%, far surpassing its growth last year of 7165%.

Third place in the ranking was awarded to the Croatian digital solutions company,
Q Software with 3894% growth and who came second in the 2017 Rising Star category with 2446% growth last year

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Get in touch

For more information, or in case of any questions about Deloitte Technology Fast 50
in Central Europe, please feel free
to reach out to us.

cefast50@deloittece.com

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