We power founders
to go further, faster.

We partner with the world’s best founders and corporates to build, fund, and scale ambitious startups worldwide.

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We power founders
to go further, faster.

We partner with the world’s best founders and corporates to build, fund, and scale ambitious startups worldwide.

Apply Now

Our Programs

Venture Studio

For entrepreneurs at idea-stage who want to build a startup from scratch.

Accelerator

For teams who have a product in market and early traction, who want to leverage our team and partners to scale.

We're the world's leading startup accelerator and venture studio

Started by Brent Hoberman and Henry Lane Fox, Founders Factory has received investment from some of the world's most influential companies to build and invest in exceptional founders solving global problems using technology.

Combined with unparalleled access to our corporate partners, we invest cash and deliver bespoke support with our team of 100+ specialists.

Access the world's most influential companies

Access to leading innovators in the world’s most influential companies is what we call an unfair advantage. Everything from distribution to data, relationships, credibility and capital. We have 11 Corporate Partners across 4 locations globally.

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pre seed investors

Go further & faster than you thought possible

We're a diverse team of 100+ functional experts with deep industry, investment and entrepreneurship experience, plugged into your team from day one.

Our Founders

Dr Kyle Grant and Tom de Wilton, Co-founders

"Founders Factory turned out to be a real leg-up for our business. We received mentorship from some of the best minds at Reckitt Benckiser (RB), and we're soon to launch a game-changing partnership with one of their household brands.

Not to mention how Founders Factory equipped us with the skills and know-how to scale our business into two new cities and hire our first team. "

Our Offices

London

Investing in Beauty, FinTech, Home, Media, Retail, Travel & Ai & Big Data

New York

Investing in Healthcare

Paris

Investing in FinTech

Johannesburg

Investing in FinTech and Healthcare

We’re hiring and so are our startups

We're always on the lookout for exceptional people to join our team, or one of our portfolio companies.

What we’ve been up to

founder stories

How Oxwash scaled their revolutionary sustainable laundry service with Founders Factory

Find out how Oxwash scaled their startup through Founders Factory’s 6-month accelerator program, raising £1.75m in seed funding, and embarking on a game-changing partnership with FMCG giant Reckitt Benckiser (RB) – all during the pandemic.

investment themes

Our thoughts on the future of Travel, in collaboration with easyJet

From a renewed commitment to sustainable tourism, to tools which will enable the travel sector to save time and cut costs, here are some of the areas we believe will shape the future of the travel industry.

founder stories

How Bower Collective Was Born In Our Venture Studio

Co-founder Nick Torday talks us through how Bower Collective was launched in January 2020 with Founders Factory, generating £130k+ revenue in just six months - even as the pandemic threatened to disrupt their crucial supply chains.

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