Ensuring all innovators are empowered to start-up with SAP

SAP.iO No Boundaries is the first comprehensive inclusive entrepreneurship initiative in the business software industry.

Our Mission

To help the world run better and improve peoples’ lives by empowering innovators from all backgrounds to start-up with SAP.

Our Commitment

We will accelerate 200+ startups with a female and/or underrepresented founder/CXO by 2023. We will also work to embed inclusion in SAP’s culture, in the cultures of our customers, and the startups we engage with.

Our Progress

Since 2019, 50% of the startups we’ve worked with have a female/underrepresented founder or CXO.

Recent News

Follow our journey as we further embed inclusion in SAP’s culture, in the cultures of customers and in the startups with which we engage.

March 24, 2021

Corporate investors hold the key to fostering inclusive entrepreneurship

Alarming headlines about women leaving the workforce during the pandemic abound. A quick Google on the topic will yield results including “How COVID-19 Sent Women’s Workforce Progress Backward”, “Women’s COVID-Fueled…
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March 11, 2021

Getting Energized to Level the Playing Field

A conversation with Amanda Niklaus, PPA Transaction Manager in the renewable industry. The Road Less Traveled What initially drew you to the energy industry? During my Master’s studies, there was…
March 8, 2021

Changing Our Perspective on Women Entrepreneurs

Slowly, but surely, glass ceilings around the world are beginning to crack and break. Although it is a slow progress, it is progress. We are not only finally seeing a…
March 8, 2021

Celebrating Innovators Transforming Industries

In honor of International Women's Day, we’re celebrating innovators in our global community that are transforming industries. We believe that diversity yields better innovation and are proud that 50% of…

Our Stories

How diversity yields better innovation.

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