Siemens Technology Accelerator

Building innovative businesses since 2001

Siemens Technology Accelerator hands-on: How to build innovative businesses?

Since 2001 Siemens Technology Accelerator has successfully built many innovative businesses based on Siemens inventions and addressed highly valuable applications in markets which are not covered by any Siemens entity.


Dr. Rudolf Freytag, CEO of Siemens Technology Accelerator, explains how Siemens Technology Accelerator works and what it can do for you.

A success in detail: MetisMotion

Our approach can be applied to diverse kinds of projects, companies and industries. Learn about your possible opportunities with us by taking a look at past  projects. For example: MetisMotion, a Munich-based start-up.

Siemens Technology Accelerator at a glance

1 yrs


Founded in 2001

1 yrs

Team Experience

Start-up, consulting and technology background


Industry Sectors

Business experience of Siemens Technology Accelerator team

About us

Siemens Technology Accelerator (STA) was founded in 2001 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens AG. Our mission is to build new businesses with cutting-edge Siemens technologies. Our venture directors are dedicated to putting your ideas into practice, by further developing and combining them with STA‘ s business, technology, and legal expertise.

Want to know if we can help?

Send us information about your idea and we will reach out to you. Together we can discuss possible further steps and manage to get the project under way quickly.

Latest project news

STA announces collaboration with Rethink Robotics GmbH

With the support of STA, the HAHN Group and its subsidiary Rethink Robotics GmbH have taken over the cobot hardware technology developed by Siemens Technology and now target to become a leading provider of lightweight robotic and cobot solutions. Together with all deal partners STA aims at accelerating the project’s commercialization. 

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We are looking forward to getting in touch and discussing with you how to create technology-based businesses.


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