Your startup will take a journey of development, growth and investment.
No two startups are the same. So we set out to meet your needs.
We only take ordinary shares, the same share class as the founders, no preferential status for us. We’re here to partner with your company and it to take it the next stage.
For a 6% equity share, the initial seed investment is set at £20k, plus potential support of up to £100k through Invest NI, GAN benefits and free coworking space. #VALUE
As well as offering potential follow-on funding, we work with angel investors, corporate VCs, banks and crowdfunding platforms to fuel your future plans.
Our mentor team are an internationally proven group of entrepreneurs, investors, advisors and leaders. Their insights and direction will propel your growth and develop an ambitious vision. Workshops, group sessions, 1-1 mentoring, peer to peer learning, getting pitch ready, expert advice – each day every day for 90 days. We bring in speakers and specialist advisors who will help you refine and develop your business model, plan for the future and gain connections to an international network.
SEE THE WORLD
Each year our startups hitch up and pitch up their businesses to investors and partners in London, Manchester, San Francisco, Edinburgh, SXSW, New York and Dublin with our financial support to cover travel and accommodation expenses.
As soon as your company is accepted on the Accelerator, Invest NI will appoint a nominated Client Executive. Companies can potentially access additional support up to £100k from Invest NI, to fund activities such as:
Part of a truly global network of accelerators
100+ cities, in 70+ accelerators
A recognised standard in startup acceleration.
Provision of services such as hosting, and free to use software and online tools.
HQ'd in Belfast’s digital and creative quarter, with great travel links and vibrant social scene.
Your team will get 24 hour access, dedicated desk space, super quick uncontested fibre broadband, kitchen and meeting facilities.
Our accelerator operates as part of the SoSv Revolution network of co-working spaces, with facilities in New York, San Francisco, Cork Ireland and Shenzhen.
As well as the 3 months over the accelerator, your team will be welcome to stay with us for a further 6 months (current market value of ~£5,000).