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October 26, 2022

Exalens Wins Best Cybersecurity Solution at STARtup Award 2022

Exalens was selected as the best cybersecurity solution at the Dutch edition of the ECSO Cyber Investor Days pitch competition.

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On Monday October 17th, the Dutch edition of the ECSO Cyber Investor Days took place at the HSD Campus in the Municipality of The Hague. Exalens CEO, George Alexopoulos, participated in the innovative cybersecurity solution pitch challenge amongst other top-level start-ups and scale-ups, which was judged by cybersecurity experts and organised by ECSO, Innovation Quarter, TIIN Capital, KPN Ventures, Security Delta (HSD) and Women4Cyber.


Exalens was selected as the best cybersecurity solution and nominated by the local jury to move on to compete in March 2023 in Bilbao, Spain against other European companies in the final for the ECSO’s European CybersecuritySTARtup Award 2022.


“By investing in this group, we give tomorrow’s cybersecurity leaders a platform to build pan-European partnerships and have access to growth-capital”, said Michael Lucassen, Managing Partner TIINCapital. “Building strong ‘cybersecurity-made-in-Europe’ capabilities is paramount for our society, and it is our objective to support entrepreneurs from across The Netherlands and the rest of Europe on their path to become global leaders.”

This event provides an excellent platform to highlight cutting-edge cybersecurity start-ups that are established in the EU and gives these companies an opportunity to present in front of high-level investors, corporate executives, and cybersecurity experts.

Exalens CEO, George Alexopoulos (photo by Holland Park Media)

In response to the competition win, Exalens CEO, George Alexopoulos said, “It is a huge recognition for the whole Exalens team having our platform nominated as the best cybersecurity solution among 12 highly innovative nominees; getting this credit by highly esteemed market experts under the auspices of ECSO makes us extremely proud and is a huge boost to our morale as we continue in our mission to securely enable digital transformation in the Manufacturing Industry.Hats off to the whole Exalens team for their continued innovation and dedication!”


The finals for ECSO’s European Cybersecurity STARtup Award will take place March 2023 in Bilbao, Spain. For more updates and information, please visit the ECSO website.


ECSO competition participants (photo by Holland Park Media)

Exalens provides security for Smart Manufacturers using cyber-physical AI. To learn more about the Exalens platform, visit the feature page, email, or call +31 (0) 20809 3892.