Here at Sigfox we’re excited to welcome 6 new partners to our rapidly growing incubators, Accelerators & VCs Program. Héméra, Network Lab, Partech, FSAT Labs, Brinc and OneRagtime join our prestigious ecosystem of almost 50 partners from across our global partner network looking to scale and excel with Sigfox’s premium support.
Sigfox is committed to equipping start-ups with the tools and knowledge they need to test and develop their solutions and successfully break in to the market. That’s why we work with some of the best players in the industry from our entrepreneurial ecosystem to give IoT startups access to a myriad of tools, such as free connectivity and developer kits. Not to mention invaluable access to our global network of incubators & VCs as well as online and technical training from our dedicated team of experts.
We know that the growth of start-ups and our valued partners hinges on their mutual success, so our start-up program gives innovators from around the world access to our whole ecosystem of partners so they can scale and prosper through acceleration and funding.
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Partech is a global investment firm with offices in San Francisco, Paris, Berlin and Dakar. They bring together capital, operational experience and strategic support for entrepreneurs at seed, venture and growth stages across multiple continents, with over $1.2B investment capacity. Investments range from $200K to $50M in a wide range of technologies and businesses for enterprises and consumers – from software, digital brands and services, to hardware and deep tech across all major industries. Companies backed by Partech have completed more than 20 initial public offerings and more than 50 strategic exits above $100M.
OneRagtime is the platform-powered venture ecosystem that supports startups in their full journey to success and connects them with investors ready to back the next global champions. From their studio to their advisory services, they cover the full scope of a startup development.
Location: Paris (France)
LATEST INCUBATOR AND ACCELERATOR PARTNERS
The Brinc Batelco IoT Hub is an innovative co-working, events and maker space in Bahrain, and home to the MENA region’s first connected hardware accelerator program. IoT startups unlock investment, education, co-working spaces, mentorship, expertise in product development, and are a bridge to China for manufacturing.
NetworkLab was launched to help startups build products to compete locally or globally. Through their technical accelerator program, NetworkLab will continue to support these startups with a coworking space that will welcome framed work with the use of workshops and lead training (networks, electronics, proto). Being a part of an innovation center with their laboratory of electronics prototyping, IoT and digital manufacturing allows them to closely follow the new technologies in order to offer a complete experimental environment for startup owners and students to make their prototypes and test their projects.
Location: Tunis (Tunisia)
FSAT Labs is a non-profit company (NPC) that strives to provide early stage digital entrepreneurs with all the necessary skills and material to transform their ideas into a sustainable business. They work with their partners to deliver professional training and mentoring tailored to the digital tech startup space (strategy, marketing, accounting, legal, etc.) They hold regular one-to-one coaching sessions to help entrepreneurs progress into our 6-month incubation programme, and help them build a robust business plan and pitch decks that stand out; and, above all, they provide startups with a functional MVP by the end of the programme!
Location: Cape Town (South Africa)
Héméra is a startup accelerator founded by four entrepreneurs based in Bordeaux, France. Héméra offers Mentoring, Network, Education and Capital to support entrepreneurs in their everyday business life. At Héméra, they strive to bring you the best mentors to share their knowledge and process. Whether they are the up-and-comers whose work you need to be watching, or the tech leaders whose business you’ve long admired, you will leave inspired and ready to create.
Location: Bordeaux (France)