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welcome to THE BEST ACCELERATOR PROGRAM in norway


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welcome to THE BEST ACCELERATOR PROGRAM in norway


 FALL ´18 PROGRAM: 
September 20th -  December 13th (Oslo)

APPLY NOW FOR FALL'18 ACCELERATOR PROGRAM!


Thefactory - the best accelerator program in norway

FINTECH - INSURTECH - REGTECH - BLOCKCHAIN/CC - AI - PROPTECH  - Fintech IMPACT - AND MORE


"Probably the best launchpad for your fintech startup" - Didrik Martens, bizbot

 

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • 12 weeks of action, insights, and fun @ The Best Accelerator Program in Norway.
  • Up to 350.000 NOK (Up to EUR 35k) seed investment negotiated for 5-12 % equity from our investment company Fintech Angels 
  • Up to 1.000.000 NOK (EUR 100k) of follow-on funding post program negotiated case by case
  • Up to 1.500.000 NOK (EUR 150k) worth of grants and soft loans from Innovation Norway (for Norwegian startups)
  • Up to EUR 1M value of software and perks from GAN and access to GAN Ventures 
  • Free office space central Oslo at TheFactory hub, for the duration of the program
  • Soft-landing at Oslo-, Copenhagen-, Stockholm- & Helsinki Fintech Hub + GAN Accelerators across the globe
  • Access to our great network of industry partners, incl. Nordea, Santander, Sbanken, If, Nets, KPMG, DLA Piper, Itera and more
  • Access to our great network of expert mentor and investors
  • Workshops, business mentoring, legal-, design- and tech advice
  • Program fee amounts to 30% of seed investment

TheFactory is a leading Nordic startup accelerator and incubator based in Oslo, Norway. We help you tune and accelerate your startup over 12 intense weeks. We invest from 100.000 up to NOK 350.000 (Euro 35.000) per company, typically in exchange for 5-12% equity, negotiated case by case. The program fee equals 30% of our seed investment. We can also provide follow-on funding and incubation for the best cases.

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, data analytics and impact investing. 

Get direct access to an unparalleld network of Nordic banks, insurance companies, legal- and tech partners, business angels and VCs. In addition, you get office space at TheFactory and great perks (software and services) from our accelerator partner GAN, combined worth up to USD 1 Million. 

Get guidance from over 100+ experienced mentors, including entrepreneurs, investors and industry experts from our mentor network.

TheFactory Fall'18 program runs from September 20th until December 13th in Oslo, Norway. Curious to learn more about the program? Contact Program Manager Simon Ruud simon@thefactory.no or send him a message at the bot and we can schedule a meeting or Skype. 

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TheFactory - is awarded The Best Accelerator Program in Norway! 

 

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Multiple partners = Multiple growth paths


Multiple partners = Multiple growth paths


Meet the partners

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.   

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Get Financing and great perks


Get Financing and great perks


Selected startups get up to NOK 350.000 in direct financing, plus legal, tech and financial advice, and access to software and perks worth more than USD 1M!

Our investment company FintechAngels invests in startups! This opens the door to a network of seasoned business angels and VCs. TheFactory is proud to be a part of the Global Accelerator Network (GAN) which gives our startups access to great perks, resources, soft-landing, mentors, and investors worldwide.  

 Examples of Perks from our partner GAN

Examples of Perks from our partner GAN

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For entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs


For entrepreneurs by entrepreneurs


Are you an entrepreneur by heart? So are we!

To make the best accelerator programs for entrepreneurs - you need to be an entrepreneur!

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 TheFactory Accelerator in Oslo, Norway. Let´s succeed together!

 

APPLY HERE TODAY!

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CURIOUS TO LEARN MORE? GET IN TOUCH NOW!

Email us: hello@thefactory

We´d love to to meet you!