Milan’s innovation ecosystem has recently gained international investor attention. Between January and September 2022, more than €1.3bn was invested into Milan’s start-ups — an increase of 90% on full-year 2021 figures and beating all previous full-years on record, according to PitchBook data. 

Here, Alex Irwin-Hunt investigates the world of Milanese fintech, cleantech and other entrepreneurial innovations, to find out why people are saying ‘Yes’ to investing in Milan.


Milan's new innovation era
Italy's economic hub makes it mark on the European tech map

In association with Milano&Partners. Writing and editing were carried out independently by fDi Intelligence.