VIB has co-founded several startup companies, the majority based on breakthrough research. VIB incubates technology, builds proprietary platforms, develops a business plan, identifies experienced managers to run the company and attracts national or international investors willing to invest in the startup. See here
an overview of the start-ups.
When technology, management and money come together in a new enterprise, VIB remains available to facilitate the operational start of the company.
Venture capital backed companies
Non venture capital backed companies
These startup companies are part of the Green biotech cluster in Ghent. More information on this cluster can be found in the movie hereunder.