Find Your Next Investor!

We have three events for you to choose from. Please note the different application deadlines and event procedures. Take your chance to pitch in front of 50 investors to secure your seed or series A investment.

Meet 50 investors at once & connect to secure your seed or series A funding

Networking with other startups and investors to make first valuable connections

Applications are open to all startups from all industries and from around the globe

For startups, the event is 100% free – no strings attached.

How do I Qualify to Pitch at Cashwalk


The event is focused on seed and series A funding stage. Participating startups are required to actively look for seed or series A funding. 

Growth Strategy

Investors are looking for startups with a scalable business model and high growth potential. Therefore, participants need to present their growth strategy and prove their potential.

Clear Financing Plan

Startups are asked to show their investment plans in relation to the required amount of funding.

Ready to

Participating startups must be ready to pitch in front of event attendees. This also requires an professional pitch deck.

Cashwalk is open to international startups and all industries.* 
Participants are not required to be incorporated in Germany.

*Startups which have already participated at the last edition of Cashwalk will be selected in lower priority in order to give new startups the chance to participate.

What Your Event Day Will Look Like

All 25 hand-picked participants will present their business model, success numbers, and financing plan during the startup pitches. After each pitch, our expert jury will ask in-depth questions, so be ready to provide more details and background information. The networking breaks in between the pitching rounds allow for startups and investors to meet and have first 1:1 conversations in a private setting to kick-off prosperous relationships!

What Cashwalk Attendees Say

“Thank you for a cool and valuable event. It really is important for the startup scene, and everybody who can participate is seriously glad to. It was my pleasure to participate in this amazing event. Seven VCs have reached out to me already, and it’s thanks to you all.”

Markus Beck


“It was our great pleasure to attend Cashwalk and be among so many outstanding startups from across Europe. The event was orchestrated flawlessly and we appreciated the opportunity to tell the story of Virtonomy among an elite group of investors and peers.”

Simon Sonntag


“It is a great chance to come in touch with many exciting investors and like-minded founders in a very short period!”

Michael Holzner


The Prize

The winners of each pitching round will be rewarded with individual mentoring and coaching sessions targeted to their specific needs, from legal questions, marketing advice to business strategy and more.

Application Process

1. Application Form & Pitch Deck

Fill out our application form and upload your pitch deck. It’s super fast & easy!

2. Review by Our Selection Committee

Our selection committee will evaluate all applications and pitch decks. 

3. Startup Confirmation & Announcement

The selected startups will receive a confirmation and invitation to pitch live.