We were delighted to be featured as a Startup to Watch in 2021, alongside some of Ireland’s best and most ambitious entrepreneurs, by ThinkBusiness.ie recently.
Our development team intends to live up to that bold title, using new funding to extend our reach into new markets. In addition to making buildings smart as standard (https://standardaccess.co/smart-buildings-solutions-from-standard-access/), our innovative team has been helping retailers respond to the challenges of the pandemic with a range of headcount and mask detection tools (https://standardaccess.co/standard-access-helping-retailers-navigate-latest-covid-19-restrictions/), and enabling property owners/operators to implement contactless procedures, while improving the experience for their tenants (https://standardaccess.co/the-evolving-role-of-tenant-engagement-for-landlords-and-property-managers/).

‘Despite the chaos caused by Covid-19, Ireland’s start-ups keep on innovating’

Here are 50 to watch in 2021:


The year ahead will be an interesting one for Ireland’s entrepreneurs. The evidence is that despite the challenges caused by the pandemic, Ireland’s appetite for start-ups shows no signs of abating.

According to latest figures from credit risk analyst CRIFVision-net, Irish start-up figures are showing positive signs of Covid-19 recovery, with Q3 showing a 37pc increase in start-up registrations versus the previous quarter.

Venture capital funding into Irish SMEs increased by 41pc to €192.8m in the third quarter of 2020, compared to €136.4m last year, according to the latest  Irish Venture Capital Association (IVCA) VenturePulse survey published in association with William Fry. This follows a record second quarter (Q2) this year when funding increased by 58pc to €363.8m.

Going into 2021 after a year like no other, here are the 50 start-ups to watch in 2021:


Read the full article here: https://www.thinkbusiness.ie/articles/irish-startups-entrepreneurs-to-watch-2021/


About Standard Access:

Established in 2014 by Damien Browne, Standard Access is the global leader in IoT digital spine secure data transmission for smart building technologies, providing solutions for contactless building access through the patented Sonic Handshake®, along with a suite of AI-enabled solutions for building owners/operators and their tenants. www.standardaccess.co


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