Berlin is already gunning to become Europe’s startup hub in the wake of Brexit, with hopes that London will become less relevant.
But will Berlin ever be able to compete in the same league as the San Francisco Bay Area’s tech scene?
Online design marketplace 99designs did some research on the subject to compare the two cities side-by-side. Here’s a look at how they match up.
Starting a startup
According to 99designs’ findings, Berlin seems to have slightly better benefits for entrepreneurs. It takes less than seven days to launch a business at the cost of €700, compared to San Francisco’s seven- to ten-day time frame at the cost of €788.