Our tailored 3-month accelerator program is designed to support ambitious early-stage companies grow in the most relevant industries to their startup. In 3 months, the selected teams will have achieved what normally would take 18 months, by leveraging direct access to key contacts in the industry.
Our 2018 FastTrack World Tour
Between February and May, we will visit the startup ecosystems in our FastTrack World Tour, supported by key partners at each city. The main goal of the tour is to deliver “real” value to the selected teams, including connections to investors and business partners.
*Please note that these are provisional dates and are subject to change
|19||February||Cape Town||RCS Group|
|21||February||Johannesburg||The Capital Empire|
|26||February||Gaborone||Travel Lodge Hotel|
|21||March||Kampala||UAP Nakawa business park|
|23||March||Nairobi||UAP-Old Mutual Tower|
|7||April||Lagos||To be determined|
|9||April||Abidjan||To be determined|
|12||April||Accra||To be determined|
|18||April||Durban||To be determined|
|24||April||Dubai||To be determined|
|26||April||Cairo||To be determined|
|9||May||Johannesburg||To be determined|
|14||May||Tel Aviv||To be determined|
|16||May||Paris||To be determined|
|18||May||London||To be determined|
|22||May||Cape Town||To be determined|
We provide each team with the following:-
3-Month Program – An intense 3-month program designed to support entrepreneurs scale their industry-changing technology businesses.
Masterclasses – Expert-led sessions covering all scaling fundamentals – from business model canvas, lean methodology to fundraising
Corporate Partners – Connections to the leading corporate in your industry (Old Mutual, Nedbank, PwC, RCS, BNP Paribas, Woolworths Financial Services and several others) for pilot projects, partnership opportunities, and as customers
Global Network – Unmatched access to a global network of mentors, corporate partners, industry experts, and alumni across 40+ countries
Tailored Mentorship – Over 1,500 carefully selected mentors who provide hands-on support and valuable introductions
Co-working Space – Free desks for your entire team in a dynamic co-working space for the duration of the 3-month program and 3 months post program.
Living Expenses – €15K in cash per team to cover any expenses during the program
Perks & Discounts – More than €500K+ in exclusive partner deals from leading technology providers such as Amazon, HubSpot, SendGrid, and others
Alumni Growth Program – Continued post-program support far after the 3-month program through annual alumni-only events, deals and tailored introductions
Industry Events – Exclusive opportunities to take part in leading Commerce conferences and events
Investor Access – Meet the most active VCs and Angel investors in your industry from around the world
Demo Day – A day to celebrate your achievements during the program with 400+ investors, corporate, mentors and press attendees.
Over the 3 months program, 10 selected high potential startups from across the globe have accelerated their companies with the help of our team of first-class entrepreneurs, investors, and partners. In 3 months, the selected teams have achieved what normally would take you 18 months, by leveraging direct access to key contacts in the industry.
We provided each team with €15,000, access to 100+ highly engaged mentors from the FinTech, InsurTech and RegTech industries, free office space, and access to funding from a network of industry partners, investors and venture capital firms.