We have used the International Classification Benchmark for our Startup Categories. We belief it is necessary to keep our Startups aligned with international benchmarking standards. Check below to find the subcategory that best describes your startup.


# Category Sub Categories
1 Oil & Gas
  • Exploration & Production
  • Integrated Oil & Gas
  • Oil Equipment & Services
  • Pipelines
  • Renewable Energy Equipment
  • Alternative Fuels
2 Basic Materials
  • Commodity Chemicals
  • Specialty Chemicals
  • Forestry
  • Paper
  • Aluminum
  • Nonferrous Metals
  • Iron & Steel
  • Coal
  • Diamonds & Gemstones
  • General Mining
  • Gold Mining
  • Platinum & Precious Metals
3 Industrials
  • Building Materials & Fixtures
  • Heavy Construction
  • Aerospace
  • Defense
  • Containers & Packaging
  • Diversified Industrials
  • Electrical Components & Equipment
  • Electronic Equipment
  • Commercial Vehicles & Trucks
  • Industrial Machinery
  • Delivery Services
  • Marine Transportation
  • Railroads
  • Transportation Services
  • Trucking
  • Business Support Services
  • Business Training & Employment Agencies
  • Financial Administration
  • Industrial Suppliers
  • Waste & Disposal Services
4 Consumer Goods
  • Automobiles
  • Auto Parts
  • Tires
  • Brewers
  • Distillers & Vintners
  • Soft Drinks
  • Farming & Fishing
  • Food Products
  • Durable Household Products
  • Nondurable Household Products
  • Furnishings
  • Home Construction
  • Consumer Electronics
  • Recreational Products
  • Toys
  • Clothing & Accessories
  • Footwear
  • Personal Products
  • Tobacco
5 Healthcare
  • Health Care Providers
  • Medical Equipment
  • Medical Supplies
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
6 Consumer Services
  • Drug Retailers
  • Food Retailers & Wholesalers
  • Apparel Retailers
  • Broadline Retailers
  • Home Improvement Retailers
  • Specialized Consumer Services
  • Specialty Retailers
  • Broadcasting & Entertainment
  • Media Agencies
  • Publishing
  • Airlines
  • Gambling
  • Hotels
  • Recreational Services
  • Restaurants & Bars
  • Travel & Tourism
7 Telecommunications
  • Fixed Line Telecommunications
  • Mobile Telecommunications
8 Utilities
  • Conventional Electricity
  • Alternative Electricity
  • Gas Distribution
  • Multiutilities
  • Water
9 Financials
  • Banks
  • Full Line Insurance
  • Insurance Brokers
  • Property & Casualty Insurance
  • Reinsurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Real Estate Holding & Development
  • Real Estate Services
  • Industrial & Office REITs
  • Retail REITs
  • Residential REITs
  • Diversified REITs
  • Specialty REITs
  • Mortgage REITs
  • Hotel & Lodging REITs
  • Asset Managers
  • Consumer Finance
  • Specialty Finance
  • Investment Services
  • Mortgage Finance
  • Equity Investment Instruments
  • Nonequity Investment Instruments
10 Technology
  • Computer Services
  • Internet
  • Software
  • Computer Hardware
  • Electronic Office Equipment
  • Semiconductors
  • Telecommunications Equipment