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What We Do

We invest seed capital and couple that with a six month program where your team is collocated in our offices, working alongside our teams. The program has two core elements - direct operational support from world-class operators, and a directed program of events and speakers.

How We Do It

We focus on specific sectors for our accelerator program, aligned to the interests of our partners and operating team. This means you get immediate access to top experts when you need it to quickly formulate a strategy around a particular business area and drive execution.

Applications Open

Get exceptional support from our dedicated operations team, as well as leverage our corporate partners. We're now accepting applications across our six sectors: Media, Education, Beauty, AI, Travel and Fintech.

  • Loreal
  • The Guardian
  • Aviva
  • easyJet
  • CSC
  • Holtzbrinck

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Inside The Accelerator

Meet some of the businesses...

Lightneer's mission is to make learning accessible and engaging to everybody in the world.

“Founders Factory has exceeded our expectations in offering their valuable network and support.”

Lauri Järvilehto, CEO of Lightneer

Ensuring every child achieves their potential.

“Thanks to the help of the Founders Factory team we're not only smashing our sales targets, but more importantly, revolutionising how students learn.”

Ben Caulfield, CEO, Skills Academy

Flourish is a new platform for telling stories with data.

“Founders Factory helped us shape our product idea, then gave us the contacts and advice we needed to make it a reality.”

Duncan Clark, Founder and CEO, Flourish

Vidsy create mobile first video for big name brands by leveraging their community of creators.

“We‘ve transformed our business model with Founders Factory executional support.”

Gerard Keeley, Co-Founder and CEO, Vidsy

MedShr helps doctors share information, and save lives.

“The support from the operations team combined with their insights on go to market and marketing strategy has catapulted our growth.”

Dr Asif Qasim, Founder and CEO, MedShr


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Our Operating Team Include Deep and Broad Expertise

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If you are an early stage startup with a full-time founding team, product to launch and you’ve established some traction, we would love to hear from you! Our focus sectors are Media, Beauty, Edtech, Travel, Fintech and AI.

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