Milan, November 8th2021

SupplHi, a vendor management platform for industrial equipment and services, announces that it has been selected for the fall 2021 edition of the SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco startup program, focused on sustainability in utilities, energy and natural resources.

SupplHi was selected for their ESG-meter app, that – as a social network for energy and natural resources industries – tracks suppliers’ carbon emissions and supply chain environmental, social and governance (ESG) sustainability.

“So far, all our customers use SAP technology. Partnering with SAP is a key component of SupplHi’s strategy, and we are truly excited to be part of the SAP.iO family.” said Giacomo Franchini, CEO and Founder of SupplHi. “We are very proud to be selected for this program as it enables further growth with our customers, globally.”

Through the SAP.iO Foundry San Francisco startup program, SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) aims to accelerate startups developing solutions that can help customers in utilities, energy and natural resources industries to build sustainable businesses, improve experiences, and manage their environmental footprint and sustainability goals including compliance, regulation, tracking, and carbon-trading.

During the program, lasting from October 2021 to January 2022, SupplHi and the five other selected startups gain access to SAP’s technical and go-to-market support to help them integrate with SAP solutions, accelerate their entry into a curated, inclusive ecosystem, and scale through mentorship, demand generation, and opportunities to increase visibility with customers.

The other startups selected for the fall 2021 cohort are:

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About SupplHi

‍SupplHi is the Vendor Management SaaS for industrial B2B equipment and services, chosen by the most demanding buyer organizations of all sizes to manage their vendor base efficiently and compliantly, at a global level. ESG-meter, an APP by SupplHi, is the industry Social Network for tracking Suppliers’ Carbon Emissions and Supply Chain ESG Sustainability. SupplHi increases transparency, efficiency, compliance and opportunities while reducing costs for all, on a global level. For more information, go to

About SAP.iO

SAP.iO delivers new partnerships and products for SAP by accelerating and scaling start-up innovation as well as incubating employee ventures. SAP.iO brings together innovators from every region, industry, and line of business to transform how businesses run. Since 2017, SAP.iO has helped 330+ external start-ups and internal ventures accelerate their growth while enabling thousands of SAP customers to access innovation. For more information, visit




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