Make it different

START IT UP! Endowment Fund


START IT UP! Endowment Fund boosts the application of Czech ideas and innovations in the market.

It cooperates with research institutions, incubators and innovators, and helps to implement ideas of young start-ups and to promote them in the market. The endowment fund team consists of managers experienced in launching start-ups, co-creating and implementing successful innovations. Each team member is an expert in a specific area, e.g., management of small to large companies, taxes, law, financial management, marketing and utilization of science and research results in practice.

The endowment fund provides comprehensive services for utilization of innovative ideas in the market, their establishment and management or development beyond the borders of the country. It has a wide network of contacts to investors and industry representatives in the Czech Republic and abroad.

It organizes events and competitions aimed at start-up companies leading to their further development.

START IT UP! Endowment Fund was founded by the company Konektor inovací s.r.o. , which provides the endowment fund with background.

Michael Broda, MSc. MBA

Michael Broda, MSc. MBA

Chairman of the Board


PhDr. Robert Terrich

PhDr. Robert Terrich

Marketing specialist

Ing. Michal Vodrážka

Ing. Michal Vodrážka

Member of the Board



Americká 340/31, Vinohrady
120 00 Prague 2

IČO: 27387291

+420 222 524 310