The Tyto Tech 500 is our proprietary ranking of the most influential individuals working in technology across Germany, the UK, France, the Netherlands and Sweden. To be included in the list, an individual must have social media, online and offline influence. The Tyto Tech 500 is Europe’s first data-driven ranking of European technology influencers that isn’t reliant on single metrics or subjective opinion.
The full Tyto Tech 500 is used in our advisory work with clients, but the Top 50 influencers in Germany are available below for you to view.
You can access the Top 100 for Germany, the UK, France, the Netherlands and Sweden and the pan-European Top 100, by downloading the full report. This includes our trend and sector analysis, helping you and your business to better understand the European tech influencer landscape.
- Germany is the country with the second highest number of influencers in the pan-European top 500 ranking: 23% of the most relevant tech personalities in Europe are German.
- It is also the country with the second highest representation of women in the tech sector: 28% of German influencers are women.
- The personalities making up the ranking are mainly business leaders (64%), followed by journalists (15%) and academics (8%).
You can also view the the UK’s Top 50, France’s Top 50, the Netherlands’ Top 50 and Sweden’s Top 50.
The influencers included in the Tyto Tech 500 are the basis of our proprietary data-powered insights service, the Tyto Relevance Index™. It uses social media data to reveal the technology and socio-economic topics that dominate the public discourse of Europe’s technology community. The Tyto Relevance Index™ provides a multidimensional view of how the European technology community is engaging with and responding to the greatest challenges facing the world today such as climate change, cybersecurity risks, disinformation and geopolitical conflict and instability.