EPFL Spin-offs

There is no official list of EPFL startups or spin-offs but it was thought that it would be of interest to mention a tentative list of high-tech companies which were created from EPFL technologies and/or people or with which EPFL had very close links from their foundation or main line of business.

List of EPFL spinoffs

All spinoffs

Spin-offs and start-ups of the ETH domain and EPFL Innovation Park

EPFL Spin-offs exits

A list of past EPFL exits can be found here.

Spin-off Information ETH Domain

A more detailed information is available on the web site Spied.ch (Spin-off Information ETH Domain)

EPFL Innovation Park company list

All the start-up – spin-offs and not – located at EPFL Innovation Park

EPFL Spinoffs News

7.8.2020 – The EPFL Spinoff based at Biopôle is developing innovative technologies for early diagnostics and therapies for neurodegenerative diseases. ND BioSciences has just received a Tech Seed loan of CHF 100’000 from the Foundation for Technological Innovation (FIT).

3.8.2020 – The FIT Selection Committee has chosen to support a new start-up, Alithea Genomics, with a grant of CHF 100’000. Moreover, in view of the financial and logistical difficulties caused by the pandemic, the three projects FlowboneLimula and SenSwiss, which had been awarded a FIT Innogrant in 2019, received an exceptional extension of CHF 20’000.

30.7.2020 – High-efficiency solar panel manufacturer Insolight today announced the completion of a CHF 5 million fundraising round. The firm, which also received a four-year, CHF 10 million grant from the EU, will begin producing and selling its technology, designed initially for use in agriculture.