The sharing economy in Amsterdam

The sharing economy continues to expand globally, and Amsterdam is right there at the forefront. The city is home to a number of successful peer-to-peer initiatives and platforms across a wide variety of fields.

Sharing is everywhere

In Amsterdam, a wide range of sectors is affected by the shift to sharing: From transport to healthcare and from energy supply to co-working spaces, many businesses move away from older economic models towards more collaborative ideas. Below, find a selection of in-depth articles that introduce various sharing concepts and initiatives in Amsterdam and the region. 

Amsterdam Sharing City

The sharing economy has well and truly reached Amsterdam, disrupting sectors as varied as healthcare, transportation and insurance. And thanks to the ...

Sharing green energy

Giving power to the people, in more ways than one: the sharing economy takes on energy providers as Vandebron bypasses the big electric corporations t...


Peerby’s founder, Daan Weddepohl, talks about Amsterdam and how it’s the perfect hotbed for startups.