Build a startup from scratch in our Venture Studio

We're investing in idea-stage founders looking to solve global problems using technology.

Entrepreneurs, tell us about your idea

How our Venture Studio works

Apply with an existing idea or choose a concept we're already working on

We build multiple businesses from scratch every year and are always looking for brilliant entrepreneurs to run them. Either apply with an existing idea that aligns with one of our investment themes below, or visit our careers page to discover a concept we're already working on.

Work with us on the future of...

We've identified a few focus areas we're prioritising across our sectors.

Media

Home & Hygiene

Put an idea forward

If you're just starting something or even if it’s just a passing thought, we want to hear about it.

See our current opportunities

We're working on multiple concepts that solve big problems for our corporate partners, and are looking for founders to run them.

In partnership with the world's most influential companies

The businesses we build in our Venture Studio are born out of focus areas identified with our corporate partners.

While you build the business, you'll have access to anything from distribution to data, relationships, credibility and capital. We have 11 Corporate Partners across 4 locations globally.

Your dedicated team of experts

Our team of 100+ mentors and operators are individuals with deep industry, investment, or entrepreneurship experience, here to help you get to market while your team grows.

Helping you succeed is our #1 objective

Nick Torday, CEO

"Being part of the Founders Factory program has been central to our growth and we’ve been supported by great people. It’s been an incredibly positive experience and we absolutely recognise we got to where we are because we’ve had a great group around us to challenge us to think bigger and shape our business. We would recommend wholeheartedly"

Nick and Markus built their business within our Venture Studio, with support from our Accelerator when they were ready to scale.

You may be wondering…

Born in our studio

Bower Collective is an e-commerce platform for home and personal care products that makes it easy for people to eliminate plastic waste and live a more sustainable life.

Powering restaurants Empowering restaurateurs

BRB is a new way to travel, go somewhere new in Europe every 4 months with flights and hotels sorted. Pay monthly and take the hassle out of budgeting for your getaways.

Hassle-free tools to manage your rental income better & track your profitability

We are combining the best of audio storytelling with the richness of the web, creating a next-generation platform for rich audio content.

Poplar makes creating Augmented Reality content simple. They activate a community of over 600 AR creators to produce awesome experiences on behalf of brands. Their clients include Universal Music, Sony Music, Warner Music, King, Wargaming, Warner Bros, Fox, L’Oréal, Disney and RB, among others.

Put yourself forward

If you're just starting something or even if it’s just a passing thought, we want to hear about it.

See our current opportunities

We're working on multiple concepts that solve big problems for our corporate partners, and are looking for founders to run them.

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