Record number of start ups in Madrid

In 2013, a total of 12,093 new businesses started in Madrid. This represents an increase of 5.2% compared to 2012. Madrid is followed by Barcelona (6911), Valencia (2269), Seville (1852) and Zaragoza (1218). As such, Madrid created more startups than the Barcelona, Valencia, Seville and Zaragoza together.
These positive figures show a change in the economy. The rise of new companies in Madrid are the result of incentives for enterprises of the Community of Madrid and the attraction of investment capital.

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About Marco Kivit

I am a financial (controller) with a broad financial experience and interest. Companies that I worked for include both large companies as well as Small- and Medium sized companies in various sectors, such as Allianz, PricewaterhouseCoopers, KPMG, Royal Dutch Household, Royal Dutch Mint. I have set up Business Club Spanje to bring people and organizations together, to share knowledge about doing business in and between Spain and the Netherlands and to promote our partners.