We are the best connected B2B accelerator in germany

With our systematic approach we provide you a unique mixture of education, training, network support and investor connections. Furthermore, we guide you through the critical stages of your startup and acceleration process, with a solid track record: 66 % of our startups enter the market successfully and grow substantial.

Cooperation with the Top Players in the heart of German Mittelstand

Access to top tier investors and Business Angels (2 Billion under Management)

Cutting-edge Dedicated mentor program with many of the serial entrepreneurs

HARD THINGS ABOUT THE HARD THING.

PROOF YOURSELF

180 days. 6 months. One goal: Get your startup ready for massive scaling. No Pain no Gain. Some milestones from our launch canvas:

manage your unit economics

define and build your growth KPIs

set up your recruitment strategy and organizational structure

plan and execute your fundraising roadmap

earn the title FOUNDER

IN OUR FIRST TWO YEARS WE CREATED SUBSTANTIAL TRACTION.

OUR STARTUPS:

RAISED OVER 5.5 MIO IN VC MONEY

GENERATED OVER 10 MIO EUROS SALES VOLUME

SURVIVAL RATE OF 66%

SELECTED FRIENDS FROM OUR NETWORK:

What others say about us

„We, the Valuedesk Founders, successfully completed Founders Academy and got accepted for the incubator program Founders Accelerator later on. The Accelerator provides us with the ideal platform to entrepreneurially stand on our own feet within six months.“

Torsten R. Bendlin, Founders Accelerator-Alumni & Founder valuedesk

"Why join the Founders Accelerator? Because their awesome team will bring you up to speed and support you with everything you need. From validating your idea, to an awesome network with partners and investors."

René Tünnermann Founders Accelerator-Alumni, Co-Founder Margin

“To me the Founders Foundation represents a breeding ground for entrepreneurship, a stepping stone for founders and a platform for companies, the German Mittelstand and startups to exchange/swap ideas.”

Verena Pausder Founder Fox & Sheep

"The way Founders Foundation brings together potential founders, teams and good ideas is unique. They offer them a great ecosystem to develop themselves further. It’s a lot of fun to work with the Founders Foundation."

Martin Sinner Founder Idealo

“Any founder who has completed the Founders Foundation program automatically receives a seal of quality and raises interest for investors immediately.”

Christian Miele Partner e.ventures

"The Founders Foundation is important for all of Germany. They train and educate entrepreneurial talent early on and include the mittelstand on the way."

Maximilian Viessmann CEO Viessmann

What others say about us

„We, the Valuedesk Founders, successfully completed Founders Academy and got accepted for the incubator program Founders Accelerator later on. The Accelerator provides us with the ideal platform to entrepreneurially stand on our own feet within six months.“

Torsten R. Bendlin, Founders Accelerator-Alumni & Founder valuedesk

"Why join the Founders Accelerator? Because their awesome team will bring you up to speed and support you with everything you need. From validating your idea, to an awesome network with partners and investors."

René Tünnermann Founders Accelerator-Alumni, Co-Founder Margin

“To me the Founders Foundation represents a breeding ground for entrepreneurship, a stepping stone for founders and a platform for companies, the German Mittelstand and startups to exchange/swap ideas.”

Verena Pausder Founder Fox & Sheep

"The way Founders Foundation brings together potential founders, teams and good ideas is unique. They offer them a great ecosystem to develop themselves further. It’s a lot of fun to work with the Founders Foundation."

Martin Sinner Founder Idealo

“Any founder who has completed the Founders Foundation program automatically receives a seal of quality and raises interest for investors immediately.”

Christian Miele Partner e.ventures

"The Founders Foundation is important for all of Germany. They train and educate entrepreneurial talent early on and include the mittelstand on the way."

Maximilian Viessmann CEO Viessmann

STARTUPS WE LOVE WORKING WITH HAVE THE FOLLOWING DNA:

Strong & complementary Founding Team 0
B2B Model 0
Leverage unfair advantage of the HINTERLAND 0
Tech focused 0
Highly scalable 0

our Startup portfolio

These startups are shining examples of entrepreneurial spirit. They already growing and disrupting the economy.

BE A GAME CHANGER: APPLY.

Our schedule

Six packed months full of milestones, hard work, trainings, workshops and pitches.

APPLY NOW.

OR REGRET FOREVER.

Our Startup portfolio

Our Startups

EVA Mettenmeier

PROGRAM MANAGER FOUNDERS ACCELERATOR

MARKUS SUDHOFF

MENTOR IN RESIDENCE

READY TO ACCELERATE?

You have an idea? You have a team? You are full of passion? Then we should definitely meet.