MonacoTech, the incubator and accelerator startup program cofounded by billionaire
entrepreneur Xavier Niel, Monaco Telecom and the Monaco government, took flight in November 2017.
Its 800-square-meter coworking space (complete with ping-pong table) in Fontvieille known as “Zone F” has been home to 24 startups—selected from 230 applicants from 30 countries representing sectors such as cleantech, fintech, smart city and yachting—which have created 28 jobs in the Principality.
“There is no such thing as launching a business of your own, it’s a collaborative
effort,” says Director Fabrice Marquet, a Monegasque and former Research Scientist at Columbia University who contributed to the launch of two established businesses in the field of medical device. Here are the Top 10 Innovators in orderof start date.