M2 Venture Capital B.V.

M2 participations is a participation company from Emmen that combines financial support with active involvement and broad business advice.


Maakplek is a place of manufacture, where you can cook, woodwork, metalwork , work on textile, electronics, rapid prototyping, design, code etc..


Mediacentrale provides meeting place and rental of office space.

Meditech Centre

Place where companies active in the field of Life Sciences, mainly medical technology, meet. The Meditech Center offers entrepreneurs, companies and start-ups the space to be close to the knowledge of the UMCG and to make use of lab and office facilities. This shared accommodation near the UMCG offers companies the opportunity to share knowledge and experience in a new network environment.


MeerCommunity is Hochschule Emden/Leer’s own start-up center. It is an EXIST project funded by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi). It aims to create optimal conditions for start-ups and those eager to become a start-up at the University.


Employers organisation

Nachfolge-Initiative über Handwerkskammer

The follow-up initiative of the Handwerkskammer is aimed at craftsmen who are considering becoming self-employed and would like to make it easier for them to take over an existing business by offering advice.


The NBank is a Bank which is specialized in the supports young founders and Startups during to founding process and offers them a varity of different financial solutions.

NBank Oldenburg

State development bank of Lower Saxony which offers funding programmes for startups, SME and regional projects.

NHL Stenden Hogeschool

Vocational Institue/polytechnic university

NHL Stenden Hogeschool CoE

Vocational Institue/polytechnic university

NHL Stenden Open Innovation

The Open Innovation professorship has the ambition that NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences develops into the innovation accelerator of the Northern Netherlands.


NICE wants to contribute to the growth of the innovation capacity for a circular economy in the Northern Netherlands. They do this by offering companies, governments and initiators from the North a place to share potential business cases in practice.


Nidaros is a specialist in Robotic Process Automation. Their goal is to support companies and institutions with ICT projects and linking students to these projects.

NOM Finance

We link you to other entrepreneurs who can help you implement your ideas, we call this Business Development. In addition, we do our best to put the Northern Netherlands on the map as an interesting place to establish for domestic and foreign companies. And finally, through our colleagues from Flinc, we help innovative startups and SMEs with growth ambition to become investor ready .

NOM Groningen

The NOM invests and develops in the northern Netherlands.