TheFactory is a Nordic startup accelerator based in Oslo, Norway. Our main focus is on fintech - broadly defined as technology related to finance, banking, insurance, and related fields like e.g. alternative finance, real estate, legal, blockchain, AI, and impact investing.
At TheFactory we help you tune and accelerate your concept development and go-to-market efforts. We provide direct C-level access to a great network of banks, insurance companies, legal- and tech partners and invest up to NOK 350.000 per company, typically in exchange for 5-12% equity. In addition, you get great perks (software and services) from our accelerator partner GAN, combined worth up to USD 1 Million.
The Spring'18 program starts March 1st 2018. Curious to learn more about the program? Contact Program Manager Simon Ruud email@example.com or send him a message by the bot here at this page. Follow us on social media to find out when the next program starts!
At TheFactory we have a strong network of partners.
Our ever expanding network of partners give you as an entrepreneur the help you need to grow. Interact directly with DLA Piper, KPMG, Nordea, Skandiabanken, If, Itera, Nets, Syncano and more. Get active help with legal issues and IPR, accounting issues, product design, and tech development. Among the industry partners you will also find leading Nordic banks and insurance companies that are keen to become first customers, partners and alliances that can take your startup to the next level.
Our investment company FintechAngels invests in startups! This opens the door to a network of seasoned business angels and VCs. In addition - startups will also be able to qualify for up to NOK 500.000 in grant from Innovation Norway. TheFactory is proud to be a part of the Global Accelerator Network (GAN) which gives our startups access to great perks, resources, mentors, and investors worldwide.
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Behind TheFactory, there is a team of passionate entrepreneurs and angel investors. We have a strong international network and startup experience from fintech, telecom and early stage funding. We are community builders and have worked with entrepreneurship, clusters and accelerators for many years.
The strength of TheFactory lies in the multitude of partners, experienced mentors, its investors and not least our innovative entrepreneurs.
Join us at TheFactory Accelerator in Oslo, Norway. Together we will make great things happen!