Next Big Thing

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Next Big Thing is a startup incubator for the internet of things and services (IoT/IoS) and blockchain. The Company integrally supports ventures and paves novel routes to high-tech innovation through our innovation toolkit, mentorship to entrepreneurs and startups, engineering know-how, and smart financing.

HQBerlin, DE
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (Jan 2021)44
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Next Big Thing

Harald Zapp

Harald Zapp

Chief Executive Officer
Jasmin Skenderi

Jasmin Skenderi

Chief Technology Officer
Thomas Kuhnt

Thomas Kuhnt

Board Member
Albrecht Bochow

Albrecht Bochow

Board Member
Maik Käbisch

Maik Käbisch

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Next Big Thing Office Locations

Next Big Thing has an office in Berlin
Berlin, DE (HQ)
Lohmühlenstraße 65
Berlin, DE
Bachstraße 12
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Next Big Thing Financials and Metrics

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Next Big Thing total Funding

$13.5 m

Next Big Thing latest funding size

$13.53 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

Next Big Thing investors

Next Big Thing's latest funding round in April 2019 was reported to be $13.5 m. In total, Next Big Thing has raised $13.5 m
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Next Big Thing Cybersecurity Score

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Next Big Thing Online and Social Media Presence

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Next Big Thing News and Updates

Forget the Bargain Basement. Bet on the Next Big Thing

Forget the Bargain Basement. Bet on the Next Big Thing

What Made the TMNF’S New Online Portal the Next Big Thing for Car Insurance Policies Online

With the current scenario of how customers tend to get information within a span of a few seconds and be bombarded with a variety of options put forth has become a challenge for evolving industries. Bearing this in mind,TMNF has always strived to stay one step ahead with its competitors. read more

Elon Musk’s Next Big Thing Is 40,000 Satellites Beaming Broadband

Elon Musk is taking a hatchet to another fraying business model—space communications.

The Next Big Thing In Indian Tech: B2B Startups Tapping The U.S. Market To Turbocharge Growth

Today, a third generation of Indian technology innovation is catching the eye of investors—and has the potential to create a new crop of Indian B2B, cloud-software behemoths that could rival large enterprise companies in the U.S., if they can tap the right markets for growth.

Cold Chain Storage and Logistics Market Next Big Thing | Major Giants- AmeriCold Logistics, Nichirei Logistics Group, Lineage Logistics

Stay up-to-date with Cold Chain Storage and Logistics market research offered by HTF MI. Check how key trends and emerging drivers are shaping this industry growth. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Corporate Leadership Training Market Next Big Thing | Major Giants American Management Association, Cegos, Dale Carnegie Training, Franklin Covey

An extensive elaboration of the Global Corporate Leadership Training market strategy of the industry players in the precision of Size, Status and Growth Opportunities by 2025. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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Next Big Thing Blogs

The Blockchain Hype Cycle: A Natural Evolution

Blockchain is the most simultaneously hyped, maligned, and misunderstood of all the recent technology buzzwords.

Mission Critical: metr Develops Smart Building Applications with IoT

It’s often said that you can’t manage what you can’t measure. This is especially true when it comes to energy and resource consumption in both residential and commercial properties.

Why Germany’s Mittelstand Model Will Improve Your Odds of Success

Lessons from World-Class Business Champions Germany’s Mittelstand is considered to be the backbone of the German economy. Mittelstand companies are small to mid-size enterprises (SMEs) with annual revenues of up to €50 million and a maximum of 499 employees¹. These businesses, along wit…

Industrial IoT: 12 Use Cases Accelerating Success

Transforming the Manufacturing Sector with IIoT Although IoT and Industrial IoT share common technologies that work together as part of a cohesive system (sensors, connectivity, and data analytics), the difference comes in their general usages. IoT use cases generally focus on consumer …

How to Create Business Value with the Internet of Things (IoT)

Innovation Opportunities Corporates Can't Ignore As an extension of the Internet, IoT is the driving force behind digital transformation in business. Many established B2B markets have already started to realize the scale of opportunities presented by the technology, but we believe this …

Pioneers of the Machine Economy

Harald Zapp, CEO of the Company Builder Next Big Thing AG (NBT), puts Europe’s innovation abilities to the test. He proposes a solution: co-innovation with tech experts to realize innovation that leaps ahead of the competition.
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Next Big Thing Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Next Big Thing founded?

    Next Big Thing was founded in 2016.

  • Who are Next Big Thing key executives?

    Next Big Thing's key executives are Harald Zapp, Jasmin Skenderi and Thomas Kuhnt.

  • How many employees does Next Big Thing have?

    Next Big Thing has 44 employees.

  • Who are Next Big Thing competitors?

    Competitors of Next Big Thing include Outlier Ventures Operations, Filament and Asia PropTech.

  • Where is Next Big Thing headquarters?

    Next Big Thing headquarters is located at Lohmühlenstraße 65, Berlin.

  • Where are Next Big Thing offices?

    Next Big Thing has an office in Berlin.

  • How many offices does Next Big Thing have?

    Next Big Thing has 2 offices.