Silicon Valley


We start from your desired outcomes and tailor searches to identify high-impact innovation and disruptive startups, even before they are formed.


Proven Approach

Less than 1% of innovations we explore for clients pass through our scouting process. We are accountable from start to finish. 


300+ Technology

We leverage our global network of technology experts from top corporations, startups, universities and research institutions.

 New Product Development

New Product Development

Enhance your products and services with advanced new technology.

Your industry is turning digital. And you are reimagining your business. We help you stay competitive by discovering the right technologies, partners and startups that are best positioned to help you grow. 


Digital Transformation 

Discover the most innovative solutions for your company’s operations.

Marketing, IT, supply chain, security, HR... Selecting the right solutions can make the difference between success and failure in digital transformation initiatives. We help you extract the most value from your digital technology investments.


M&A and Strategic Investment

Expand your reach into new markets, industries and innovation clusters.

Don’t miss the next big thing. We scan the startup ecosystem to surface strategic investment opportunities and identify potential M&A targets before they reach critical mass. 


Silicon Valley Ecosystem

Connect directly to the largest global innovation hub.

All your competitors are looking here and so should you. We are your global intelligence agent in Silicon Valley, helping you connect with the innovation brain trust and leverage our trusted network of experts, VCs, analysts, incubators, accelerators and universities.


Our Approach

Discover, detect and integrate technologies that can change your future.

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We build a realistic action plan, defining the scouting search matrix in line your company’s innovation goals and constraints.


Case Study

Multinational Technology Scouting  

Helping CIOs source breakthrough emerging solutions

See how we helped 9 multinational corporations explore different innovation paths, discover business-changing technologies and engage with emerging startups before their inflection point.



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Startups Selected



Report: Innovation & Startup Scouting Databases

What tools can you use to research the innovation ecosystem? 

An in-depth look at five widely used technology scouting databases: CB Insights, Crunchbase, Linknovate, Mergeflow and Resolute Innovation.



Areas of Expertise

Big Data     /      AI      /     IoT     /     Analytics     /     Digital Retail      /     AV/VR      /     Robotics     /     Cybersecurity     /     Manufacturing 4.0     /     Digital Health


Trusted By

 Vittorio Arighi
“FireMatter has allowed us to be more effective in identifying emerging technologies that in short time have conquered the market successfully. They have the expertise, the flexibility and have proven to be a reliable partner. All the activities have been carried out in a timely manner and always focused.”
— Vittorio Arighi, Practice Leader and Project Manager, NetConsultingCube
 Matthieu Dejardins
“The team at FireMatter strategically helped us to increase our visibility with global companies and top executives within these organizations. From the first contact to the “Demo Day”, it was a smooth process that ensured a successful event. We would do it again anytime.”
— Matthieu Dejardins, CEO, NextUser